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A specialized boutique firm, the Law Offices of David A. Scotti focuses on Construction Law & Litigation. David’s unique law and litigation experience is augmented with a support team dedicated to achieving the client’s goals. Because of their experience and focus, clients receive the direct, agile attention of seasoned experts without the overhead and bureaucracy of a big-box firm.


We have helped clients ranging from contractors working on small builds to business owners planning for $120+ million projects. From concept to contracts to project closeout, we use our broad-based knowledge to inform every decision we make, protecting clients and resolving conflicts at every stage.


We can help your business with Construction Litigation, Construction Law, Commercial Litigation, and Real Estate Law.


Practice areas


  1. Construction: 64%
    34 years
  2. Litigation: 20%
    36 years
  3. Contracts: 10%
    34 years
  4. Arbitration: 3%
    26 years
  5. Mediation: 3%
    22 years

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Contact info

Law Offices of David A. Scotti

Manor Oak Two, Suite 365
1910 Cochran Road
Pittsburgh, PA, 15220

Duane Morris LLP

500 Grant Street
Pittsburgh, PA, 15219



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Legal answers
Association namePosition nameDuration
American Bar Association Forum on the Construction IndustryN/A2011 - Present
Associated General Contractors of AmericaN/A2011 - Present
Master Builders Association of Western PAN/A1986 - Present
Allegheny County Bar AssociationMemberN/A
American Arbitration AssociationMemberN/A
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Pittsburgh School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1980
Johns Hopkins UniversityN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1977
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
PresentationHow to Analyze a Construction Contract2012
PresentationElectronic Project Management2011
PresentationWhat to Do When the Work Stops, An examination of the Change, Suspension and Termination Provisions of the A201-2007 in connection with Project Slow-Down and De-scoping2009
PresentationOwners Gone Wild, Overreaching Contract Provisions2009
PanelElectronic Communications Protocols, Saving the Trees and Managing the Paper: Developing Meaningful Contract Terms for Construction Project Electronic Communication2008
PresentationConstruction Contract Dispute Clauses2007
PresentationPrivate Public Partnerships, Developing Airport Infrastructure -21st Century Challenges2006
PresentationHow to Read a Construction Contract1999
PresentationCourse on Construction Contracts1998
PresentationProgram Management1996