Continuing Education for Professionals


1st Annual Construction Law Summit

Capitol Hill Marriott Hotel and Conference Center
Prattville, Alabama

December 4 and 5, 2014


Construction Law Section of the Alabama State Bar

Arbitration, Regulatory Update, Mechanics’ Liens, Litigation Update, Ethics, and More


  • Membership Meeting, Construction Law Section, Alabama State Bar

  • Where’s My Check? How Not To Be Left Out At Project Close-Out

    Charles A. Ray, IV (Lanier Ford Shaver & Payne)

    (Birmingham, AL)

    A. Robert Greene, Esq.
    Cumberland School of Law (Birmingham, AL)

  • Alabama Regulatory Update

    Regina Dinger (Alabama Board of Engineers and Land Surveyors)

    Charles “Chip” Grizzle, Jr. (Alabama Licensing Board for General Contractors)

    Katherine Lynn (Alabama Building Commission)

    Cynthia McKim (Alabama Board of Architects)

    Lister Hubbard, Moderator (Capell & Howard)


    Welcome Reception at the Capitol Hill Marriott

  • Continental Breakfast

  • What Do Construction Clients Want From Their Outside Counsel

    Roger Guilian, Sr. (Volkert, Inc.)

  • Construction Arbitration From the Arbitrator’s Perspective

    Bill Coleman (Capell & Howard)

    James Green (Wright Green)

    Fielder Martin (Baker Donelson Bearman Caldwell & Berkowitz)

    William Lunsford, Moderator (Maynard Cooper & Gale)

  • BREAK (15 Minutes)

  • Grounds for Challenging Unfavorable Arbitration Awards

    Jim Archibald (Bradley Arant Boult Cummings)

  • What Makes for a Successful Mediation of a Construction Claim

    Michael B. Walls (Upchurch Watson White & Max)

  • Lunch (Provided on-site at no extra charge)

  • Construction Litigation Update

    Donald J. Nettles (Baker Donelson Bearman Caldwell & Berkowitz)

  • Ethics for Construction Lawyers

    Mark Moody (Alabama State Bar Assistant General Counsel)

  • Adjourn


MCLE Credit:  This course or a portion thereof has been approved by the Alabama State Bar for a maximum of 7.3 hours of CLE credit, including 1 hour of ethics.


The Capitol Hill Marriott Hotel and Conference Center

2500 Legends Circle

Prattville, AL 36066.