Michael Vardaro Presents on Building Information Modeling (BIM)

NEW YORK (May 23, 2013) —

Michael J. Vardaro

Managing Partner
 Zetlin & De Chiara is pleased to announce that Michael Vardaro will be presenting on the expanding use of BIM for project lifecycle purposes.

Contracting for BIM Lifecycle Uses,” is a 90-minute webinar, taking place on June 4, which will cover topics, including scheduling (4D), cost estimating (5D), sustainability review and facility management. It will also address issues that may arise in modifying standard industry BIM contracts to establish meaningful deliverables for these new lifecycle BIM uses. Those invited to participate include attorneys, public and private owners, architects, engineers, construction managers, contactors, subcontractors, suppliers, manufacturers and BIM consultants interested in exploring BIM for lifecycle project use.

For more information and to register, please access the event website here.

Zetlin & De Chiara is at the forefront of legal issues in BIM management. The firm has presented and written on this topic, as well as other cutting-edge design and construction topics, and continues to advise clients on the benefits and challenges of new technologies and construction delivery methods.

Michael J. Vardaro, is the Managing Partner at Zetlin & De Chiara LLP. Michael focuses his practice on construction litigation, drafting and negotiating construction contracts and providing advice to a variety of construction industry clients. A former construction worker with a degree in civil engineering, Michael’s background gives him the ability to understand the intricacies and nuances of the construction process and to provide focused and innovative counseling to a wide range of construction industry clients. He works extensively with regard to advancements in the construction process, including design build, integrated project delivery (IPD), building information modeling (BIM), and sustainable/green design and construction.

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.