NEW YORK (October 23, 2017) – Zetlin & De Chiara LLP, a leading national construction law firm, applauds partner Jaimee Nardiello upon the release of Federal Government Construction Contracts, Third Edition, published by the American Bar Association. The book is an updated guide for nongovernment contract practitioners through the innumerable and sometimes confusing federal government contract regulations, clauses and case law. Ms. Nardiello authored the fourth chapter, entitled “Architect-Engineer Contracting.”
Ms. Nardiello’ s chapter focuses on the complexities of architect-engineer (A-E) contracting, covering the A-E selection process; issues particular to A-E contracts; guidelines for the government cost estimate; construction phase services; government claims against the design professional; cost recovery programs; and more.
Jaimee Nardiello is a Partner at Zetlin & De Chiara, where she works to protect the rights of design professionals, contractors, owners and other members of the industry in litigation. Ms. Nardiello focuses her practice on disputes involving construction, contracts, and environmental/energy laws. Additionally, she negotiates contracts in transactions for high-profile construction projects. Ms. Nardiello advocates for design professionals in complex intellectual property disputes.
About Zetlin & De Chiara
Zetlin & De Chiara LLP, a leading construction law firm, provides sophisticated legal counsel and business advice to real estate owners and developers as well as architecture and engineering firms in the New York Metropolitan area and around the country. Many of its attorneys have direct experience with construction and design issues through their work as in-house construction counsel, education and training as architects and engineers, and by earning LEED accreditation. The firm provides counsel throughout the planning, design, and construction process — from drafting and negotiating contracts to advising on risk management strategies. Zetlin & De Chiara represents clients in litigation and alternative dispute resolution, and also advises on business formation, licensing and corporate issues.
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