PRINCETON, NJ—The litigation law firm of Gfeller Laurie LLP is pleased to announce that litigation attorney and partner Mark Shifton has been named a Fellow by the Construction Lawyers Society of America in recognition of his excellence and accomplishment in construction law and closely related specialties, and superior ethical representation. He is one of 33 Fellows selected by the organization in New Jersey.
Shifton focuses his practice in the areas of complex civil and commercial litigation in the state and federal courts in New Jersey and New York. He routinely represents owners, design professionals, and contractors in cases involving construction disputes and catastrophic property losses, and has extensive experience representing manufacturers, distributors, and retailers of a wide variety of industrial, consumer, and recreational products, including green building products, in both individual and class actions.
Shifton currently serves as the Program Co-Vice Chair of the Defense Research Institute’s Construction Law Committee, the Co-Chair of the New Jersey Defense Association’s Construction Law Committee, and he recently completed a two-year term as the Chair of the DRI Product Liability Committee’s Building Products Specialized Litigation Group.