Continuing Education for Professionals


4th Annual Construction Law Summit

Hyatt Regency Wynfrey Hotel Birmingham, Alabama

December 5 2017


Construction Law Section of the Alabama State Bar


  • Continental Breakfast

  • Welcome and Introduction

    J. Lister Hubbard ( Capell & Howard )

  • Pesky Insurance Issues

    Kent Collier (Greyling Insurance Brokerage) and Roger Guilian (Volkert, Inc.)

  • Dealing With Geotechnical Fallout

    Fred R. Deleon, Jr. (ATC Associates), Richard H. Allen (Capell & Howard), and Louis A. Dini, Jr. (Oasis Consulting)

  • Break (15 Minutes)

  • Legal Issues in Construction Financing

    Kevin Gray (Bradley Arant Boult Cummings)

  • INNOVATIONS in Project Delivery: DB CM@R or P3

    David Pearson (Pearson Management Group), Kelley Pennington (TCU Consulting Services) and J. Lister Hubbard (Capell & Howard)

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

  • Using Drones (UAV’s) on Construction Projects

    Avelaino McGibbon (Rimkus Consulting)

  • The 2017 AIA Family of Documents

    Kevin Garrison (Baker Donelson Bearman Caldwell & Berkowitz) and Paul Matheny (Matheny Goldmon)

  • Break

  • Financial Reporting on Construction Projects: Why Lawyers Should Care

    Derrel Curry and Stephen Von Hagel (Barfield Murphy Shank & Smith)

  • OSHA Regulations and Construction Jobsite Injuries

    Jay Mather (Enviro Management Company)

  • Ethics in Construction Law

    Douglas McElvy (Alabama State Bar Acting General Counsel)

  • Adjourn


MCLE Credit: This course or a portion thereof has been approved by the Mandatory Continuing Legal Education Commission of Alabama for a maximum of 6.8 hours’ credit, including 1 hour of ethics.


The Hyatt Regency Wynfrey Hotel

1000 Riverchase Galleria,

Birmingham, AL 35244

2017 Summit Sponsors:



Pearson Management Group

Wallace Jordan Ratliff & Brandt

Baker Realtime Court Reporting & Video

Capell & Howard

Greyling Insurance Brokerage , a division of EPIC

Hoar Construction

Maynard Cooper & Gayle

Wiss Janney Elstner

Balch & Bingham

Baker Donelson Bearman Caldwell & Berkowitz

Barfield Murphy Shank & Smith

BBRL, Inc.

Berkeley Research Group

Bradley Arant Boult Cummings

Brasfield & Gorrie

Coleman and Knupp

Daniell Upton & Perry

McAbee Construction

Phelps Dunbar

Rimkus Consulting Group

Stanley D. Lindsey & Assoc.

TCU Consulting Services

Thompson Engineering

Valbridge Property Advisors

Volkert, Inc.

Wiregrass Construction Company

Alabama Associated General Contractors

The Eidson Company

Freedom Court Reporting

Lanier Ford Shaver & Payne

Lightfoot Franklin & White

Upchurch Watson White & Max

Bios and Power Points