Workout and Friendly Foreclosure of Failing Pipeline Company’s Assets
In this case, the pipeline company failed during completion of a major
project for a mid-stream transporter during the rainy winter season; the
mid-stream transporter alleged faulty construction and the pipeline company
defaulted on its loan. Attorneys at Kegler Brown negotiated a loan workout between
the lender, the mid-stream transporter and the pipeline construction company,
as well as other creditors, to complete construction, release liens, sell
assets and pay debts.
Mediated Ohio School Facilities Commission Project
Kegler Brown attorneys represented a prime mechanical and plumbing contractor in Ohio and obtained a six-figure settlement on a school delay claim through mediation. Settled within only five months of the initial engagement, the dispute involved the state of Ohio's Article 8 process and defending against damages asserted by the the Ohio School Facilities Commission.
Mediated Dispute Between Painting Sub and ODOT
Representing a painting subcontractor, the lawyers at Kegler Brown obtained a settlement in our client's favor that involved several claims for additional work. A critical part of the representation was navigating the claim through the Ohio Department of Transportation's contract dispute process and then ultimately having the dispute settled through mediation.
Proved Bad Faith on an Ohio Public Works Project
Our representation of a general trades contractor on an Ohio public works project claim triggered a finding that the State had engaged in bad faith by "sowing conflict and dissension" on the job and resulted in a substantial award for our client.
Achieved Settlement for Metropolitan Housing Authority
Working closely with one of the most sophisticated and well-known public housing authorities in the U.S., our team obtained a very favorable settlement with respect to a critical construction dispute that involved asbestos abatement and contract termination provisions.