Decades of leadership in construction law extends to a full spectrum of legal services, focused on results, client service and value.


“They are the top law firm representing contractors.” Chambers USA


“Peckar & Abramson is second to none.” Chambers USA


Decades of leadership in construction law extends to a full spectrum of legal services, focused on results, client service and value.



Built upon decades of experience, industry-leading professionals and a history of accomplishments.


Resourceful, insightful and determined - why clients have come to P&A for decades.


Respecting the cost, time and impact to our client – efficiency from the start.


  • P&A Closes Cross-Border Steel Industry Deal

    Peckar & Abramson’s New Jersey office represented JSW Steel Ltd. in its acquisition of 100% of the equity of Acero Junction Holdings Inc., the Owner of a steel manufacturing facility in Mingo Junction, OH for a purchase price of approximately $81 million. JSW is a one of the largest steel conglomerates in India and plans … Read More

  • A Case of First Impression

    In a case of first impression, P&A represented a general contractor, whose home office is in Maryland, with respect to a project in New Jersey. A subcontractor brought a lawsuit against the general contractor in state court in New Jersey. The subcontract between P&A’s client and the subcontractor identified Maryland as the choice of venue. … Read More

  • Bench Trial Success

    Peckar & Abramson’s Houston lawyers secured a judgment in the Harris County District Court. Our attorneys successfully defended a claim for wrongful termination and delay damages brought by a subcontractor against our highway contractor client and its payment bond surety. P&A’s client was also counterclaiming for excess completion costs. Peckar & Abramson tried the case … Read More

  • Bet the Company – and Win

    Peckar & Abramson’s Chicago office scored a victory on behalf of its client in a true “bet the company litigation”. The Plaintiff, a global and well-funded competitor, alleged that our client had engaged in fraud and conspiracy, while improperly aiding and abetting unfair competition practices. The plaintiff’s sought punitive damages that would have bankrupted our … Read More

  • P&A Closes $10.5 million Acquisition on Behalf of European Contractor

    Peckar & Abramson’s M&A team recently represented a European Contractor in the successful closing of its $10.5 million purchase of the controlling interest of a heavy highway and civil contractor. Our M&A team structured the transaction and negotiated the purchase agreement, LLC membership agreements, executive employment agreements and other transaction documents. Our team conducted a … Read More