Jaimee Nardiello Appointed Chair of Design Division of the ABA Forum on the Construction Industry

NEW YORK (February 10, 2014) —

Zetlin & De Chiara is proud to announce that Principal Jaimee Nardiello has received the appointment of Chair for Division 3 (Design Division) of the American Bar Association (ABA) Forum on the Construction Industry.

Three years ago, Jaimee received the ABA Forum on the Construction Industry’s Women and Minorities Fellowship (2011-2014), an honor bestowed upon a select few attorneys who have demonstrated excellence in the construction industry. Jaimee is an active member of the Design Division’s Steering Committee. Her involvement with the ABA has included speaking at various programs directed to its national membership, such as:

  • Making Dollars & Sense of Construction Damages, 2013
  • One Nation Under the International Green Construction Code, where she served as a moderator    for a panel of iGCC experts, 2012

The Division 3/Design provides practical knowledge concerning the problems and needs, risks and rewards, and duties and liabilities of each of the parties involved in the design process, with particular emphasis on design delivery and implementation, construction project development, and project economics and financing in both the public and private sectors.

Jaimee L. Nardiello, a Principal with Zetlin & De Chiara LLP, actively protects the rights of design professionals, contractors, owners, developers, and other parties within the construction industry in both litigation and non-litigation construction-related matters. She manages complex, multi-million dollar construction cases from inception to trial and prepares contracts for high-profile construction projects throughout the New York City area. Jaimee is an active Board Member of the Association of Real Estate Women (AREW) and is also a Co-Chair of the organization’s Special Events Committee. She was named to the “Top 20 Under 40” list by Engineering News-Record (ENR) New York in 2013. Jaimee was also selected for inclusion on the 2013 New York Metro Super Lawyers list and previously to the New York Super Lawyers Rising Star list in 2012 and 2011.

About Our Firm

Zetlin & De Chiara LLP is a leading national construction law firm committed to providing sophisticated and innovative legal and business advisory services related to real estate, design and construction for a wide spectrum of industries. Our attorneys include individuals with in-house construction counsel experience, degrees in the design professions, and LEED accreditation. The firm provides counsel throughout the planning, design, and construction process — from drafting and negotiating contracts to advising on risk management strategies. We have extensive experience representing clients in litigation and alternative dispute resolution, and also advise on business formation, licensing and corporate issues.