Construction Law

A Defendant’s Answer to Reptile Litigation

In today’s world of litigation strategy and tactics have evolved into more than putting your evidence on at trial and making good arguments on behalf of your clients to achieve the desired outcomes.  Occasionally, lawyers may retain jury consultants to help pick a jury that may be best suited to hear a particular case, but […]

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Hedrick Gardner Welcomes New Partner Joshua Shaw

Hedrick Gardner is pleased to announce that Joshua D. Shaw has joined the firm as a partner in the Columbia, SC office. He will practice in the firm’s Construction Law practice group. Josh has developed a diverse state-wide construction practice that has included representation of general contractors, subcontractors, product manufacturers and professionals in construction defect […]

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OSHA’S “Nudge” on Workplace Safety

In the June issue of Modern Contractor Solutions Magazine, Tom Buckley, Managing Partner in Hedrick Gardner’s Raleigh office, explains the impact on drug testing in the construction setting after OSHA published its Final Rule to Improve Tracking of Workplace Injuries and Illnesses.  Read the full story here.  About Hedrick Gardner Kincheloe & Garofalo LLP With nearly 90 attorneys located in […]

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Partner Tom Buckley Writes About The Importance of Safety Language in Construction

Tom Buckley, Managing Partner in Hedrick Gardner’s Raleigh office, authored an informative and timely piece in Modern Contractor Solutions Magazine entitled When Lawyers Use Safety Language Against You. “…Contractors are well served to have safety protocols and training to minimize these risks. The current trend of certain plaintiffs’ attorneys, though, is to try to use those safety […]

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