(New York, NY – Nov 27, 2017) Partner James J. Terry  of leading construction law firm Zetlin & De Chiara LLP will be a featured
speaker at the Practicing Law Institute’s 19th Annual Commercial
Real Estate institute
in New York on December 4 and 5, 2017.

The two-day seminar is recommended for real estate counsels,
consultants and advisors.  Its curriculum
focuses on improving the skill of identifying, appreciating and weighing a client’s
leverage in negotiating commercial real estate fundamentals such as rents,
vacancy rates and development activity.

Terry will explore trending topics in the construction industry,
including Selecting the Proper Project
Delivery Process
and Public-Private
Partnerships (P3s
).   His talk will
be presented live and webcast on December 5.<

Terry is a successful litigator, negotiator and advocate who
specializes in the resolution of complex design, development and construction
management disputes across the spectrum of the built environment.  In practice for almost four decades, his
portfolio includes construction defect claims, bid protests, change orders,
liquidated damages, delays, cumulative impact claims, lost productivity,
acceleration and inefficiency claims for national and international clients. He
resolves disputes involving construction contract and tort issues through
mediation, arbitration and litigation. He has defended or secured more than
hundreds of millions of dollars in claims and settlements on behalf of his

For a full conference schedule and registration information, visit the
Practicing Law Institute. CLE, CPE and CPD credit is available.

About Zetlin & De Chiara

& De Chiara LLP
, a leading construction law firm, provides
sophisticated legal counsel and business advice to real estate owners and
developers as well as architecture and engineering firms in the New York
Metropolitan area and around the country. 
Many of its attorneys have direct experience with construction and
design issues through their work as in-house construction counsel, education
and training as architects and engineers, and by earning LEED accreditation.
The firm provides counsel throughout the planning, design, and construction
process — from drafting and negotiating contracts to advising on risk
management strategies.  Zetlin & De
Chiara represents clients in litigation and alternative dispute resolution, and
also advises on business formation, licensing and corporate issues.


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