Zetlin & De Chiara Attorneys Present CLE Program for the Association of Corporate Counsel

NEW YORK (May 9, 2014) —

Zetlin & De Chiara is hosting a CLE program for the Association of Corporate Counsel (Greater New York Chapter) Real Estate Practice Group on May 13 at the DORMA Design Center in New York City.

The two-hour program A Better Project Playbook: Your Guide to Successful Construction Contracts and Risk Management to get the Deal You Expect will provide a roadmap to take the surprise out of construction projects, whether renovating/retrofitting or building new, to avoid costly delays and prepare attendees to anticipate issues before they arise.

Panelists will include:

  • Elise Greenspan, Chief Counsel Global Litigation, AECOM
  • John Hunt, Senior Vice President and Senior Counsel, Forest City Ratner Companies
  • Michael K. De Chiara, Senior Partner, Zetlin & De Chiara LLP
  • Carol J. Patterson, Senior Partner, Zetlin & De Chiara LLP
  • Lina Telese, Partner, Zetlin & De Chiara LLP
  • Michael J. Vardaro, Managing Partner, Zetlin & De Chiara LLP

The CLE program will be followed by a reception. For more information, you can access the ACC website here.

About the Association of Corporate Counsel (Greater New York Chapter)

Over 1,600 in-house counsel in the ACC Greater New York Chapter connect with each other and their sponsors, and access the ACC’s critical information resources to excel in demanding in-house environments. Members hold a range of in-house positions across various industries in companies of various sizes, including all major corporations with operations in the Greater New York Area.

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.