Patrick Lee-O’Halloran co-chairs upcoming Fidelity and Surety Law 2021 Midwinter Conference

January 29, 2021

The Fidelity and Surety Law 2021 Virtual Midwinter Conference: Construction Lawyer as Disaster Artist [CC]

The panels of highly-qualified speakers in this program address varied project scenarios, such as bid errors, price escalation, scheduling impacts, false claims exposure, bankruptcy or bad project documentation, that can be the source of a construction project disaster, and share their research, insights and recommendations for our benefit.

Construction Law Program Co Chairs:

Christine Bartholdt, Liberty Mutual Surety

Patrick Lee-O’Halloran, TLO Law

Jason Leiker, Levy Craig Law Firm



Day 1 – Wednesday, February 3, 2021:

Bid Errors

Matthew Holmes, Ernstrome & Dreste LLP


Construction Pricing Disasters – Renewed Focus on Price Escalation

Adam Tuckman, Watt, Tieder, Hoffar & Fitzgerald, LLP

Laura A. Miller, CPA, CFE, CCA, Director of The Rhodes Group


Overcoming Schedule Disasters – Panel Discussion

Patrick Lee-O’Halloran, TLO Law

Mark Gentry, HKA

Scott Lowe, Trauner Consulting Services, Inc.

Mark Nagata, Trauner Consulting Services, Inc.


Day 2 – Thursday, February 4, 2021


Bad Documentation

Drew Gentsch, Whitfield & Eddy, P.L.C.


False Claims

James Breckenridge, Levy Craig Law Firm

Shane Mecham, Levy Craig Law Firm



Alana Porrazzo, Jennings Haug Cunningham