I am a 1984 graduate of the University of Tennessee College of Law in Knoxville.... more
I am a 1984 graduate of the University of Tennessee College of Law in Knoxville. After law school I had a general practice of law in Crossville for approximately 7 years. Then, I went into the land development and home construction business. I was a licensed general contractor and owned my own construction company, Premier Homes of Crossville, Inc. Built over 200 residential projects and develo... view profile
Construction companies and developers use the services of construction / development lawyers. These lawyers handle bigger developments that involve many parties, regulations, and permits. For example, developers of big projects are often required to determine a project's environmental impact, as well as file paperwork, hold public hearings, obtain local government agency approval, maintain worksite safety standards, and negotiate project financing. Construction and development law firms ensure you meet all regulatory requirements and prepare the legal documents and contracts you need.