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Matthew DeVries
Works at Stites & Harbison PLLC
Attended University of Richmond Law School
Lives in Nashville, TN
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Anyone heard of the Economical Litigation Agreement? Would love to get some feedback from those who have used it.
As a construction lawyer involved in complex litigation, I am often asked to prepare a "litigation and discovery budget" for a client. As a
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International construction laws in the UK ... Good summary of the new laws.
The New Construction Act comes into force on 1 October 2011, leaving contractors, sub-contractors and consultants with less than 3 months to prepare for the changes to payment, suspension and adjudica...
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Quality trumps quantity on blog posts...by +Kevin O'Keefe "Don't beat yourself up over not posting to your law blog all the time." THANKS, I NEEDED TO HEAR THAT!
Author and lecturer, Seth Mnookin, has a lengthy piece in this edition of New York Magazine entitled The Kingdom and the Paywall. It's an excellent re
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I think it's something we all need to hear Matt. Amazing that something we volunteered to do can make us feel guilty when we don't do as much as we think we should.
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CONSTRUCTION & BUILDING INFORMATION MODELING (BIM) -- There are proponents and skeptics abound. What do you think?
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Just received text from one of my construction contractor clients ... "We have a healthy baby girl." Love these humbling moments!
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Online with +Chris Brogan to learn about G+ for business uses. Trying out a post of pictures. (Here are my kids Chris!)
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Since there is no chance my wife is on Google+ I don't mind telling you that I am on a plane to Tulsa to surprise her and the kids. Can't wait to see their faces! 
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This is a great one combining transportation and sustainability themes.
Chicago's first protected bicycle lane -- one that separates bike riders from vehicles -- has been completed, the city's Department of Transportation said.
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Fellow green construction lawyer and friend Shari Shapiro highlights a new green building/sustainability dispute. This one will be worth following!
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Day 2 of Google+ ... Still trying to find my place in this world!
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And how are you doing so far? As an experienced social media user like yourself, you will be teaching others in no time.
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+Michael Hyatt +Chris Brogan Great primer with real practical tips. Already excited to spend some time this weekend on building a new network of friends.
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Rats. I got the time on Chris Brogan’s webinar. My bad. Thankfully, it is being recorded. Still getting LOTS of great info from the Q&A.
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Construction Law Attorney | LEED AP
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  • Stites & Harbison PLLC
    Construction Law Attorney | LEED AP, present
  • Wickwire Gavin PC
  • Court of Appeals of Virginia
  • Rutter & Montagna LLP
  • U.S. Senator Pete V. Domenici (R-NM)
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Nashville, TN
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Albuquerque, NM - Washington, DC - Richmond, VA - Fairfax, VA - Princeton, NJ - Santa Fe, NM
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Construction Attorney, Speaker, Author www.bestpracticesconstructionlaw.com
Introduction

Matthew DeVries is a construction lawyer and attorney who focuses on transportation, health care and green building.  He is a LEED AP BD&C.

Matt is the founder of www.bestpracticesconstructionlaw.com, a construction-related blog.

Matt lives in Nashville, Tennessee with his wife and six kids. 

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  • University of Richmond Law School
  • American University
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