Baltimore, Maryland (PRWEB) November 16, 2011
Wright, Constable & Skeen, L.L.P., Attorneys at Law, has been selected by The Best Lawyers in America® as a Tier One Best Law Firm in Maryland for Construction Law for 2011-2012. The firm's Construction Litigation practice area also earned metropolitan rankings. Best Lawyers®’s mission is to guide other lawyers and clients—from the country’s largest companies needing legal advice to individuals needing advice on personal matters—to lawyers who can produce a high level of legal work on complex issues in various legal specialties.
Attorneys in WC&S' "Best Law Firm" ranked Construction Law and the Surety & Fidelity Law practice groups include firm partners George J. Bachrach, Esq., Louis J. Kozlakowski, Jr., Esq., Cynthia E. Rodgers-Waire, Esq., Howard S. Stevens, Esq., Michael A. Stover, Esq., and Gerard P. Sunderland, Esq. Attorneys in these practice areas also were recognized individually in Best Lawyers’ 2012 survey of leading attorneys, including Cynthia E. Rodgers-Waire, Esq., a partner in the firm, who was named 2012 Lawyer of the Year in Baltimore for Construction Litigation and George J. Bachrach, Esq., selected for Construction Law and Insurance Law.
WC&S’ Construction Law practice group represents a wide range of clients in the construction industry in Maryland, the District of Columbia, and throughout the Mid-Atlantic. Firm attorneys regularly represent owners (both private and governmental), contractors, subcontractors, suppliers, and design professionals providing legal advice and helping to resolve project issues as they arise. WC&S lawyers are approved counsel for many insurers of design professionals under their professional liability insurance policies, and routinely handle many construction law and construction related claims such as mechanic’s lien actions, delay claims, construction defect claims, and surety claims.
The firm's Surety & Fidelity Law practice provides representation to surety clients in matters of performance bond claims, payment bond claims, bankruptcy, indemnity and subrogation, and commercial surety bonds. WC&S’s lawyers draw on experiences gained from both working within surety companies and working for surety companies. With over 100 years of combined surety and fidelity knowledge and practical expertise, WC&S’ lawyers have gained a national reputation in the industry.
U.S. News Media Group and Best Lawyers have announced the national and metropolitan Best Law Firm rankings in U.S. News & World Report’s Money issue, available November 15, 2011, and in a “Best Law Firms” standalone publication distributed to 30,000 general counsel and 58,000 private practice lawyers worldwide.
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Baltimore-based Wright, Constable & Skeen is a full service law firm meeting the legal needs of Maryland businesses and residents for over a century.