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Melissa Brumback was Presenter at Engineering Conference

September 5, 2019

Partner Melissa Brumback was the featured teaching presenter at an engineering conference in Alexandria, VA on August 28th.  The half-day teaching seminar, “A View From Outside Counsel,” was held at the Mid-Atlantic and Midwest joint conference of a private engineering client.  Presenting to 60 engineer attendees, the session included interactive discussions and workshops and covered legal topics including:

  • The “7 Critical Mistakes that Engineers Make that Sabotage their Projects and Invite Litigation”
  • “What’s the Deal with Indemnity?”
  • Contract Negotiation – “Top 5 Contract Negotiating Tips”
  • “Best Business Practices to Ensure You Paid”

Melissa presented a similar seminar at the company’s Southeast and Southwest conference earlier this summer.  She is a well respected author and frequent speaker to the design/construction industry.  Her practice is focused on construction and business disputes.