Brian G. Corgan

Brian Corgan concentrates his practice in construction contracts, litigation, and alternative disputes resolution. Mr. Corgan has handled construction disputes involving nuclear and coal-fired power plants, cement plants, international airport runway construction, prisons and correctional facilities, cogeneration (power, cement and lime) plants, off-shore oil production, storage and offloading facilities, wastewater treatment plants, environmental remediation and closure projects, mining facilities, meat processing facilities, steel mills, oil refineries, hospitals, convention centers, and a variety of other commercial and industrial construction projects.

Since 1979, Mr. Corgan's practice has focused on the representation of owners, construction managers and contractors on large industrial and commercial projects. His clients range from owners to engineering and materials testing firms, construction managers, general contractors, subcontractors, suppliers, sureties, and design professionals. He has been involved in arbitrations, mediations, and state and federal court trials, and international adjudications.

Mr. Corgan's practice has focused on the representation of owners, construction managers and contractors on large projects such as:

A massive copper mining and electrowinning facility;
A $2.4 billion off-shore oil production, storage, and off loading facility in the South China Sea;
The design and construction of a large cement/power/lime cogeneration facility;
The design and construction of large cement plants;
The design and construction of numerous nuclear and coal-fired power plants;
Construction of large multi-use convention centers;
Construction of chemical and petrochemical facilities;
Construction of oil refineries and related expansions;
The design and construction of large, complex aquariums; and
Numerous design-build and EPC projects including beef processing facilities, cogeneration and power plants, prisons and correctional facilities, convention centers, research facilities, and environmental remediation and closure projects.

Mr. Corgan was recognized in 2009, 2011, 2012 and 2014 by the prestigious Legal 500 US in the area of Construction Law, The International Who's Who of Business Lawyers for 2009, 2010, 2011, 2013 and 2014 for Construction Law, and Corporate Counsel's Top Lawyers for 2011. He was also honored in 2014 as a "Leading Lawyer" by Legal 500 US for Construction Law. Mr. Corgan was recognized in The Best Lawyers in America® for Construction Law in 2015 and each of the seven years immediately preceding. He was also named an "Atlanta Lawyer of the Year" in 2014 for Construction Litigation and again in 2015 for Construction Law by The Best Lawyers in America®. Mr. Corgan is listed in the 2014 and five years immediately preceding editions of Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business for Construction Law, and he is listed as #1 in the 2011, 2012 and 2013 editions and as a "Star Individual" in the 2014 edition. Mr. Corgan has been recognized as a Top 100 Georgia "Super Lawyer" by Super Lawyers magazine. He was also named a Georgia "Super Lawyer" in the area of Construction/Surety in 2013 and the six years immediately preceding and again in 2014 for Construction Litigation by Super Lawyers magazine. In 2014, Mr. Corgan was named a leading practitioner in Construction Law by Legal Media Group’s Best of the Best USA. He is AV® rated by Martindale-Hubbell.

Good to know

Areas of Practice 1) Litigation, 2) Construction Litigation and 3) Construction & Infrastructure
Law School Tulane University Law School ( J.D., 1979)
Admitted Year 1979
Education Tulane University (B.A., 1976)
Bar Member / Association Georgia State Bar Association, Louisiana State Bar Association
Most recent firm Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP
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