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June 2017
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Peckar & Abramson, P.C. (P&A) is pleased to announce that highly respected construction and infrastructure lawyer Karla Pascarella has joined the firm’s Austin office as a Partner.

“Karla Pascarella is an adept litigator and negotiator capable of managing multimillion-dollar domestic and international transactions and complex contracts for publicly and privately financed infrastructure projects,” said Steven M. Charney, Chairman of Peckar & Abramson. “Her global expertise in large energy and environmental infrastructure projects is invaluable as the firm’s footprint in Texas continues to expand.”


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Peckar & Abramson P.C. (P & A) is pleased to announce that Paul Monte, co-managing partner of the firm’s New York City office, moderated a panel on Thursday, July 15th at the Commercial Observer’s Transportation and Infrastructure Construction Conference entitled, Planes, Trains and Urban Infrastructure: A Blueprint for the Regional Transportation Construction Boom. The half-day conference, which took place at The CUNY Graduate Center at 365 5th Avenue in New York, examined the recent construction boom resulting from the need for accessible and upgraded infrastructure in order to modernize the region’s transportation networks.


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Peckar & Abramson, P.C. (P&A) is pleased to announce that Adrian L. Bastianelli, III, a partner in the firm's Washington office, was among the presenters at the 2017 American Arbitration Association® (AAA) Construction Conference held in New York City on June 22. As a member of the conference’s opening panel of leading industry experts, Mr. Bastianelli offered strategic insights on how to approach arbitration arising from complex construction projects.


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Peckar & Abramson (P&A) is pleased to announce that eight of its attorneys from the Miami office have been named 2017 Super Lawyers®. Each attorney is being honored for their ongoing leadership and achievements in the field of Construction Law.

“P&A’s Miami-based construction attorneys, many of whom are Florida Board Certified in Construction Law, are recognized as leaders in the industry,” said Steven M. Charney, Chairman, Peckar & Abramson, when reflecting on the 2017 Super Lawyers list.


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Peckar & Abramson (P&A) was proud to serve as Conference Partner and event sponsor for the Thirteenth Annual Groundbreaking Women in Construction (GWIC) Conference, held May 1-3, 2017 in San Francisco, California. For the thirteenth consecutive year, P&A has taken a leadership role in the GWIC Conference. From the event’s inception, Melinda Gentile, Partner in P&A’s Miami office, has served as moderator and since 2009, as co-chair and co-moderator of the event, along with Jan Tuchman, Editor-in-Chief of Engineering News-Record (ENR). As it did that very first year, GWIC 2017 was received by a sold-out audience.


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