What the team is known for Offers clients a full range of contractual services, including preparation, review and negotiation, on complex development projects. Also represents clients on disputes with regular work in relation to litigation and alternative dispute resolution. Particularly strength in matters pertaining to federal government construction works. Clients include contractors, subcontractors, developers and sureties.
Strengths Sources note that Williams Mullen offers "a deep bench in construction law," and that it is "capable of handling very complex, big construction law matters."
Value for money Sources attest that the firm offers "excellent value for money," and that it is "transparent in its billing."
Work highlights Assisted owner Carr Properties on design contracts and other pre-construction matters regarding the development of the $650 million Midtown Center in Washington, DC.
Advised The Donohoe Companies in connection with claims stemming from the Tysons Corner Center Phase I Residential Project, a 30-story apartment development. Matters included a default termination dispute with a subcontractor.
Significant clients The Donohoe Companies, Smoot Construction, Brayman Construction, Ironbridge Construction, Washington County Service Authority.
The “extremely capable” Robert Cox “has very deep experience and excellent insights” in construction matters, according to sources. He has a wealth of experience in construction disputes, including in litigation, arbitration and mediation.
Brian Cashmere is described as “excellent to work with” and “totally client-driven” by impressed market sources. He handles construction disputes and contract drafting and negotiation.
Arnie Mason has a burgeoning reputation for an impressive practice that covers all aspects of construction law, including the preparation of contracts and the resolution of claims. Sources say that he is "extremely organized, thorough and anticipates problems very well."
The "very reliable and meticulous" Melisa Roy is an associate who garners impressive feedback from clients. She is developing her expertise in the areas of litigation, surety law and government contracts.