National construction law firm Peckar & Abramson, P.C. (P&A) is pleased to announce that Construction lawyer Matt Moore, Co-Managing Partner of the Houston office, has been elected to a three-year term as a Council Member of the Construction Law Section of the State Bar of Texas, with over 2,500 members consisting of legal professionals from public and private sectors involved in the practice of construction law.
Board Certified in Construction Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization, Moore is a member of the firm’s Construction and Surety practice groups, where he focuses primarily on the transactional, litigation and dispute resolution aspects of Construction Law. He represents general contractors, sureties, owners, developers, subcontractors and suppliers in all phases of construction and on a wide variety of construction-related issues, including breach of contract, breach of warranty, mechanic’s liens, contractual and statutory indemnity, payment and performance bonds, collections, fraud, extra work, construction defects, contract termination, differing site conditions, bid protests, bid mistakes, delay and disruption claims, in both the public and private sectors.
Moore is a member of the Association of General Contractors, Houston Chapter, Education Committee (past-Chair) & Government Affairs (Committee Member) and a Board member of the Houston Arboretum & Nature Center. Since 2012, he has been selected annually as a Texas Super Lawyer ‘Rising Star’ in the area of Construction Law. Moore holds a J.D. from Texas Tech University School of Law.
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 and 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.