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  1. Construction & Development: 34%
  2. Arbitration: 33%
  3. Lawsuits & Disputes: 33%

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Akerman Senterfitt Wickwire Gavin

222 W Washington Ave
Suite 380
Madison, WI, 53703-2719

Akerman LLP

1 S Pinckney St Ste 700
Madison, WI, 53703-4257



WIGood Standing197403/16/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Award nameGrantorDate granted
AV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2009
N/ABest Lawyers in America2008
ListedInternational Who's Who of Construction Lawyers2007
ListedWisconsin Super Lawyers2007
President's List of Approved AdjudicatorsInternational Federation of Consulting Engineers (FIDIC)N/A
Service to Construction WorldwideUniversity of Wisconsin Distinguished Alumni AwardN/A
Mathews Award for "Dispute Board Excellence"Dispute Resolution Board FoundationN/A
Association namePosition nameDuration
American College of Construction LawyersFellowN/A
American Arbitration AssociationMemberN/A
National Construction Dispute Resolution CommitteeMemberN/A
Dispute Resolution Board FoundationBoard of DirectorsN/A
American Society of Civil EngineersFellowN/A
American Bar Association, Contract Documents DivisionFormer ChairN/A
American Bar Association, Construction Industry Forum CommitteeMemberN/A
American Bar AssociationFormer State and Regional ChairN/A
American Bar Association, Public Contract Law SectionMemberN/A
National Academy of ConstructionMemberN/A
American Arbitration Association, National Construction PanelMemberN/A
Publication nameTitleDate
American Society of Civil Engineers, 2nd EditionQuality in the Constructed Project1999
International Construction Law ReviewAllocation of Risk -- The Case for Manageability1996
McGraw HillConstruction Dispute Review Board Manual1996
Proceedings 1995 Rapid Excavation and Tunneling ConferenceDispute Review Boards: Current Status and Recommendations1995
International Construction Law ReviewRisk Identification and Allocation: Saving Money By Improving Contracts and Contracting Practices1995
Tunneling and Underground Space Technology, Vol. 9Dispute Review Boards for Tunneling Projects Using the ASCE Model1994
Technical Committee on Contracting Practices of the Underground Technology Research CouncilAvoiding and Resolving Disputes During Construction: Successful Practices and Guidelines1991
Proceedings of the World Tunnel CongressDispute Review Boards: When and How to Benefit from a Successful Contracting Practice1991
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Wisconsin Law School LawJD - Juris Doctor1974
University of Wisconsin, Madison N/AB.S.C.E.1967

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