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Greenberg Traurig LLP

Robert S Brams

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Greenberg Traurig LLP


Robert S. Brams co-chairs the firm's Government Contracts & Projects Practice and focuses his practice on procurement law matters, as well as providing counsel on the development and delivery of major infrastructure and other construction projects. He advises clients on claim and risk management issues arising on major projects and litigating and otherwise resolving the disputes arising on those projects. Bob also serves as a mediator and arbitrator. His clients include developers, governments and other owners, engineers, architects, and contractors in a wide variety of international and domestic matters, including facility and infrastructure development, procurement, project management, public private partnerships, the preparation and negotiation of complex supply and service contracts, and project delivery. Bob is experienced dealing with bid protests as well as the litigation, arbitration, and mediation of construction and engineering project performance disputes, both foreign and domestic. He serves as lead counsel in project development and dispute resolution matters, including those related to: rail, light rail, highway, airport, bridge, and other transportation and infrastructure projects; embassy, corporate headquarters and other office buildings; hospitals and laboratories; retail, hotel, residential and mixed-use facilities; data centers, manufacturing plants, and school and university facilities; water, waste water, power, waste-to-energy, refining plants and dams. Bob counsels civilian and defense contractors on compliance, procurement fraud, debarment, defective pricing and suspension issues, as well as matters arising under multiple award schedules and other delivery and task-order contracts.

United States: Real estate

Construction (including construction litigation)

Within: Construction (including construction litigation)

Greenberg Traurig LLP assists clients with contentious and transactional matters. Practice heads Robert Epstein and David Jensen, who operate out of the firm’s offices in New York and Florham Park, New Jersey, are ‘exceptional construction lawyers who are always looking for the best result’, representing public and private owners, contractors, subcontractors, designers, sureties, lenders and other parties in a wide variety of projects across the US. On the transactional side, the firm advises clients on negotiating and drafting agreements across all phases of construction projects, and Epstein and Jensen are currently acting for Triple Five regarding the $5bn American Dream tourism, retail and entertainment complex in New Jersey, set to open in March 2019. Litigator Michael Burnett (Houston) advised F.E. Moran on a multimillion-dollar arbitration against Bechtel Oil, Gas & Chemicals arising from F.E. Moran’s installation of the fire and gas systems on the Sabine Pass liquefaction project. Robert Brams (Washington DC) leads on the government construction contracts.

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