Zetlin & De Chiara Attorneys Recognized in Super Lawyers

NEW YORK (September 16, 2013) —

Zetlin & De Chiara LLP is pleased to announce that eight of our attorneys have been selected for inclusion on the 2013 New York Metro Super Lawyers list.

Attorneys who have attained a high-degree of peer recognition and professional achievement are selected for this annual list, which includes only five percent of all attorneys in the state. Super Lawyers uses a multi-phased process that includes independent research, peer nominations and peer evaluations in selecting attorneys for the list.

Zetlin & De Chiara attorneys are recognized in the practice areas of Construction/Surety and Construction Litigation:

Michael K. De Chiara

Senior Partner
Hon. AIA New York State

Raymond T. Mellon

Senior Partner
Hon. AIA New York State
Hon. AIA Brooklyn

Carol J. Patterson

Senior Partner


Michael J. Vardaro

Managing Partner

Michael S. Zetlin

Senior Partner

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.