James M. Doerfler

Since joining Reed Smith, Jim has developed a diverse practice involving a broad range of commercial litigation matters. He has complemented this litigation experience with transactional and drafting work specific to construction industry projects. His experience at the firm has involved him in private and public commercial construction projects with subcontractors, general contractors, corporations and institutions, commercial contract disputes and securities related litigation. Representative cases in the construction sector have involved construction payment, defect and/or delay claims involving school buildings, power plants, steel mills, pharmaceutical plants, wastewater treatment facilities, courthouses and commercial office buildings. His work has also increasingly involved litigation and transactional work for energy and alternative industry clients related to construction projects, frac water treatment plants, leasing disputes, injunction proceedings and landowner complaints related to drilling operations.

Good to know

Areas of Practice 1) Construction and Engineering, 2) Commercial Litigation and Disputes, 3) Construction Defect Coverage, 4) International Arbitration, 5) Energy & Natural Resources Industry Group, 6) Energy & Natural Resources, 7) Oil & GasInfrastructure Projects, 8) Nuclear and 9) Power
Law School The Ohio State University Moritz School of Law, 1992, J.D.
Admitted Year 1996
Education University of Notre Dame, 1989, B.A..
Bar Member / Association Pennsylvania State Bar Association, Ohio State Bar Association
Most recent firm Reed Smith LLP
Relevant Jobs
Regulatory Attorney

Regulatory Attorney  Lutron Electronics Co., Inc has an immediate opening for a Regulatory Attorney.  In this position, you would be a key part of the Legal team.  A successful Regulatory At...

Apply now

Associate Attorney

Compensation $40,000 to $45,000 Annually (plus commission) Benefits Offered 401K, Medical Employment Type Full-Time Seeking associate attorney for general practice firm We are see...

Apply now

Associate General Counsel, Us Commercial And M&a

Associate General Counsel, US Commercial and M&A The candidate will be responsible for setting strategic direction for the US Commercial and M&A function within the Law Department and for partnering ...

Apply now

+ View more jobs
A. Harrison Barnes
A. Harrison Barnes

A. Harrison Barnes is a well-known attorney throughout the United States. As a member of the Malibu community, Harrison is committed to serving the needs of Malibu residents and businesses in legal matters.

Andrew Hamilton
Andrew Hamilton

Andrew Hamilton is a partner in Morgan Lewis's Business and Finance Practice. Mr. Hamilton practices in the areas of mergers and acquisitions, private equity and venture capital, securities law, and general corporate counseling.

Anthony C. DeCusatis
Anthony C. DeCusatis

Anthony C. DeCusatis is of counsel in Morgan Lewis's Energy Practice.He also represents and counsels utilities and nonutility energy suppliers on emerging issues created by the transition from regulation to competitive markets.