Becker’s Construction Practice Receives Top Recognition in 2019 Chambers USA Guide

Becker’s Construction Practice Receives Top Recognition in 2019 Chambers USA Guide

Fort Lauderdale, FL – Becker is pleased to announce that the firm’s Construction Law & Litigation Practice has once again received top recognition by esteemed legal publication, Chambers USA. Market observers from the publication call Becker “an excellent firm” in the construction sphere with “terrific lawyers.”

Chambers USA has recognized Becker’s Construction practice every year since it began publishing its global law firm ranking guide. The publication ranks top lawyers and law firms across the United States based on independent research assessing technical legal ability, client service, diligence, and professional conduct among other qualities.

Steven Lesser, Chair of the firm’s Construction Law & Litigation Practice, and Lee A. Weintraub, Vice Chair of the Practice, have both received Band 1 recognition in Construction, a designation they have held for the last several years.  Sources of the publication deem Mr. Lesser “fantastic” and Mr. Weintraub a “top-notch” attorney.

Sanjay Kurian, a Construction Shareholder in Becker’s Ft. Myer’s office, was also recognized in Band 4 of the Construction category. Mr. Kurian represents owners, developers, and associations across construction and insurance cases, including the handling of hurricane claims with the firm’s disaster recovery team.

With one of the largest, dedicated teams of Board Certified Construction attorneys, Becker’s Construction Law Practice Group is well-known nationally for its knowledge of the construction industry and experience effectively protecting the interests of its clients. The firm has handled numerous and varied construction-related cases, many of which have involved complex delay issues with a multitude of defendants, and scores of construction defects. Becker’s construction attorneys represent clients in both transactions and disputes ranging from single- and multi-family dwellings to large commercial buildings, planned unit developments, multi-use retail, industrial and governmental projects.

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