WASHINGTON (APRIL 2, 2013) – Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP is pleased to announce that Partner Lee C. Davis has been named a Fellow with The American College of Construction Lawyers (ACCL), the leading professional association for construction law attorneys.
Davis, Chair of Sutherland’s Construction Industry Practice Group, has practiced law for more than 25 years. He has served as lead counsel in complex cases in trials before both juries and judges, arbitration, negotiation and mediation, and has regularly advanced and defended eight-figure claims throughout the nation, as well as internationally. Davis’ clients have included major engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contractors, general contractors, subcontractors, engineers, owners, municipal districts, and material suppliers in large industrial and commercial construction.
Davis’ thriving construction law practice has earned him recognition from Chambers USA: Guide to Leading Business Lawyers in the area of construction law (2005-2012); The Legal 500 United States; The Best Lawyers in America in the area of construction law litigation; and Georgia Super Lawyers® (2004-2012), among others.
ABOUT THE AMERICAN COLLEGE OF CONSTRUCTION LAWYERS
Founded in 1990, The American College of Construction Lawyers is an invited association of construction law practitioners, professors, and judges operating with the mission of improving and enhancing the practice and understanding of construction law, and to promote the positive role of lawyers as "friends of the project." Members include lawyers from the United States, Canada, Britain, Australia, and France. The ACCL’s professional meetings, educational programs, and publications bring together outstanding construction law and industry experts.
The ACCL publishes the Journal of the American College of Construction Lawyers, distributed worldwide by Thomson/West. In cooperation with Princeton University, the ACCL regularly sponsors industry symposia on challenges facing global engineering and construction.
ABOUT SUTHERLAND ASBILL & BRENNAN LLP.
Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP is a law firm with global reach known for solving challenging business problems and resolving sophisticated legal issues for many of the world’s largest companies. Founded in 1924, the firm handles matters throughout the United States and worldwide. Seven major practice areas—corporate, energy and environmental, financial services, intellectual property, litigation, real estate, and tax—provide the framework for an extensive range of focus areas, allowing Sutherland attorneys to serve a diverse client base that ranges from small and medium-sized start-up businesses to a significant number of Fortune 100 companies.