John L. Shaw

Of Counsel
301 Fayetteville Street, Suite 1900, Raleigh, NC 27601

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John represents lenders, owners, general contractors, architects and engineers, subcontractors, suppliers and manufacturers involving public and private projects (commercial, institutional, industrial) ranging in value from $50,000 to $50,000,000. He also handles disputes relating to change orders, delays, surety bond claims and mechanics' lien issues. In addition, John represents vendors and users in connection with the procurement of computer hardware and software.

John is a certified mediator and devotes a significant amount of his practice to helping litigants resolve their cases through mediation. He has been on the American Arbitration Association's panel of arbitrators since 1988 and certified as a "Master Arbitrator" by the American Arbitration Association.

John is a guest lecturer at N. C. State University and speaker on construction law topics at seminars sponsored by the North Carolina Bar Association and the Wake Forest Continuing Legal Education Programs.

Representative Experience

City of Gastonia v. Balfour Beatty Construction Corporation, Inc., American Home Assurance Company and Federal Insurance Company, 222 F. Supp. 2d 771 (U.S. Dist. 2002) - Obtained favorable settlement for Owner against Contractor for the recovery due to delay and defective work on a project for the expansion of a waste-water treatment plant.

United States Fidelity & Guaranty Company v. City of Raleigh, 93 N.C. App. 159, S.E.2d 768 (N.C. App. 1989) - Defended a Municipality against claim of Surety that its surety bonds had been improperly rejected.

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