MIAMI, FL—National construction law firm Peckar & Abramson, P.C. (P&A) is pleased to announce that Jerry P. Brodsky, a Miami Partner and Director of the firm’s Latin American Practice, has been elected Chair of the International Division (Division 8) of the American Bar Association’s (ABA) Forum on Construction Law.
Brodsky will lead Division 8 in providing access to a vibrant and collegial network of international construction lawyers and consultants, exchanging best practices on project development and dispute resolution issues alike. Brodsky will lead the group from across the U.S., Canada, Mexico, and other common law and civil law jurisdictions, which will provide resources to develop a comprehensive understanding of the evolving balance between the trend toward globalization, and the importance of local norms in the construction industry.
Trilingual in English, Spanish and Portuguese, Brodsky is well-known among peers for his expertise with dispute boards across Latin America and in other jurisdictions, and he is actively engaged in training local attorneys throughout the Americas in the use of dispute resolution techniques.