HOUSTON, TX. – October 17, 2019 – The Texas offices of national construction law firm Peckar & Abramson, P.C. (P&A) continue the expansion of the firm’s capabilities with the arrival of three highly talented litigation and corporate attorneys, Partner Timothy A. Rothberg, Senior Counsel Jonathan Scott Miles and Associate Ian Fullington.
P&A Chairman, Steven M. Charney, welcomed the firm’s newest Texas-based attorneys, commenting “Tim, Jonathan and Ian broaden the firm’s presence in Houston and Dallas as we add three attorneys who share P&A’s vision, collaborative culture and commitment to delivering results, which has been central to our practice across the United States for over four decades.”
Matt Moore, Co-Managing Partner of P&A’s Houston office, went on to say, “Tim Rothberg, is a remarkably skilled trial attorney who embodies P&A’s Results First® mindset in his strategic and practical approach to dispute resolution and counseling. He was recently inducted into the American Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA), and brings extensive trial and dispute resolution experience—highly sought-after skills for clients, both in litigation and before a matter ever goes that far.”
“Tim’s experience includes extensive work in matters involving construction, oil and gas, and energy, as well as all manner of complex commercial litigation”, adds Moore.
Mr. Rothberg provides both litigation services and corporate advice, and his trial experience includes both appellate and lower court verdicts in the hundreds of millions of dollars.
Curt Martin, Co-Managing Partner of the firm’s Texas practice, lauded the arrival of Jonathan Scott Miles, saying “Jonathan’s range of experience, both in private practice and as general counsel within construction and related industries, makes him an ideal addition to our team as we continue to expand our capabilities in Houston and across Texas. His skills in resolving business disputes and advising corporations strengthens our ability to serve the firm’s general contractor and construction manager clients.”
Mr. Miles’ experience includes advising clients on a wide range of commercial litigation and corporate concerns, particularly in the construction and energy sectors. Prior to joining Peckar & Abramson, Mr. Miles served as Corporate Counsel for The Brock Group and as Vice President and General Counsel for Houston’s Wolfcreek Group. In these roles, he negotiated significant contracts, resolved business disputes, and managed claims and litigation, and was responsible for the development of risk management strategies and corporate governance.
Timothy Matheny, Co-Managing Partner for Texas and based in the firm’s Dallas office, discussed the arrival of Ian Fullington, “Ian is a talented leader who serves as Chair of the Dallas Young Lawyers Division of the Texas State Bar and has immersed himself in the broader Texas construction industry through his affiliation in TEXO and other important industry organizations. We are delighted that he chose Peckar & Abramson.”
Mr. Fullington focuses his practice on construction litigation, commercial dispute resolution and construction defect litigation. He has significant experience with Texas lien and bond claims.
Firm Vice Chairman, Stephen H. Reisman, added “We have attracted a highly talented pool of attorneys to P&A over the past several years, and our Texas practice is no exception. We look forward to serving the needs of our clients and the broader construction industry with our new colleagues.”
About Peckar & Abramson, P.C.
Peckar & Abramson, P.C. maintains offices in New York City, New Jersey, Washington D.C., Miami, Chicago, Oakland, Los Angeles, Austin, Houston, Dallas and has affiliations with global firms in Latin America (through its founding membership in CONSTRULEGAL), London, China and India. In addition to its core construction practice, the firm has affiliated practice groups who counsel contractors on labor and employment matters, corporate and regulatory compliance issues including D/M/WBE compliance and general corporate and real estate matters. The firm’s website can be found at www.pecklaw.com.