Shapiro, Lifschitz & Schram

“Their preparation on a case is like no other – they are often done preparing two weeks before the trial is scheduled.”

Robert J. Lockhart – Executive Vice President, Capital Construction Consultants, Inc.

Construction Project List

The following are representative of the construction projects in which the Firm has been involved:

Combe Fill South Landfill Superfund Site, Chester, NJ
Conner Creek, CSO, Detroit, MI
Lehigh Valley Wastewater Treatment Facility, Lehigh, PA
Salt-Gila Aqueduct, AZ
Academy of the Holy Cross, Kensington, Maryland
Anne Arundel County Public Schools, Anne Arundel County, MD
George Washington University, Washington, DC
Our Lady of Good Counsel High School, Olney Maryland
San Diego County Public Schools, San Diego County, CA
Sidwell Friends Lower School, Bethesda, Maryland
St. Mary’s College of Maryland, St. Mary’s City, Maryland
Towson University, Towson, MD
University of Arizona, Thomas W. Keating Bioresearch Building, Tuscon, AZ
University of Maryland Dental School, Baltimore, MD
University of Maryland BioSciences Building, College Park, MD
Heavy Highway
Baltimore Washington Parkway, Prince George's County, MD
Maryland Route 210, Prince George's County, MD
Maryland Route 100, Prince George's County, MD
Bellevue Hospital, New York, New York
Erlanger Hospital, Chattanooga, TN
Howard University Hospital, Washington, DC
Jackson Memorial Hospital, Miami, FL
Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center, Baltimore, Maryland
Ruby Hospital, Morgantown, WV
San Diego Naval Hospital, San Diego, CA
St. Elizabeth’s Hospital, Washington, DC
St. John Center, Longview, WA
950 North Glebe Road, Arlington, VA
332 AEW Joint Base, Balad, Iraq
1010 Mass Condominium, Washiington, DC
1200 H Street, N.W. Condominium, Washington, DC
1400 Church Street, N.W., Washington, DC
1515 15th Street, N.W. Condominium, Washington, DC
Art Place, Fort Totten, Washington, DC
Brookhaven Apartments, Baltimore, MD
Chancellor’s Village, Fredericksburg, VA
Cheverly Apartments, Cheverly, MD
Days Inn, Sacramento, CA
Elevation 314, Washington, DC
The Jefferson Hotel, Washington, D.C.
Kandahar Air Base, Kandahar, Afghanistan
Liaison Capitol Hill Hotel, Washington, DC
Metropolitan Condominiums, Washington, DC
Park Potomac, Potomac, MD
Scott Air Force Base, Mascoutah, Illinois
Somerset Condominium, Chevy Chase, MD
Bagram Air Base, Bagram, Afghanistan
Camp Pendleton, CA
Central Reference Laboratory, Tbilisi, Georgia
Clark Air Force Base, The Philippines
El Toro Marine Air Base, CA
Israeli Air Force Project, Tel Aviv, Israel
MSH Program, Heidenheim, Germany & Savannah, GA
MX Missile & Space Shuttle Facilities, Vandenberg Air Force Base, CA
Trident Training Facility, Kings Bay, GA
Tugboat, Panama Canal Commission
Baltimore Convention Center, Baltimore, MD
Bureau of Prisons, Buttner, NC
Convention Center, Ocean City, MD
Federal Bureau of Investigation, Clarksburg, WV
GE Battery Plant, Schenectady, NY
GSA building, Washington, DC
Mobil Petrochemical Plant, Beaumont, TX
National Aquarium Expansion, Baltimore, MD
Reedy Creek Utility District, Orlando, FL
Super Collider Project, Waxahachie, TX
U.S. Capitol Visitors Center, Washington, DC
Washington, DC Convention Center, Washington, DC
Power &  Energy
ADA-Carbon Solutions, Activated Carbon Manufacturing Facility and Power Plant, Coushatta, LA
AES, Londonderry, NH
Athens Generating, Albany, NY
Brayton Point, Foxborough, MA
Colusa Generating Station, Colusa County, CA
Empire Generating, Albany, NY
Gas Line Renovation Projects, CA
Humboldt Bay Generating Station, Eureka, CA
La Paloma Generating, Kern County, CA
TECO Power Plant, Tampa, FL
Comcast Center (University of Maryland Terrapins), College Park, MD
FedEx Field (Washington Redskins), Landover, MD
Gillette Stadium (New England Patriots), Foxborough, MA
M&T Bank Stadium (Baltimore Ravens), Baltimore, MD
Oriole Park at Camden Yards (Baltimore Orioles), Baltimore, MD
PNC Stadium (Pittsburgh Pirates), Pittsburgh, PA
Paul Brown Stadium (Cincinnati Bengals), Cincinnati, OH
WMATA Subway System, Washington, DC
Light Rail System, Jerusalem, Israel
Silver Spring Transit Center, Silver Spring, MD
Narita International Airport, Tokyo, Japan

Did You Know . . .

Members of the SLS trial group have tried in excess of 50 jury trials and 75 bench trials?

The SLS construction group has worked on sports stadiums across the country including Orioles Park in Baltimore and Paul Brown Stadium in Cincinnati?

The SLS construction group has worked on power plant projects across the country?

In 2007 SLS was selected for an Honorable Mention as one of the Best Places To Work in Washington DC?

Ron Shapiro, Steve Schram and Judd Lifschitz have all been selected as SuperLawyers by Law and Politics?

The SLS office building is an historic townhouse constructed in the late 1800s?

SLS has been selected by Martindale-Hubbell as a Preeminent Law Firm?

SLS trial lawyers have argued appeals in the U.S. Circuit Courts of Appeal for the 4th, 5th, 9th, D.C. and Federal Circuit?

SLS trial lawyers have been lead trial counsel in cases in Arizona, California, District of Columbia, Florida, Louisiana, Maryland, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Oregon, Texas, and Virginia, - to name just a few?

Virtually all the cases that SLS trial lawyers mediated have been favorably settled at mediation?

The transactional group at SLS was lead counsel on one of the largest, most complex mixed-use projects in downtown Washington, DC involving 4 lenders and 6 property owners?

In appreciation for the outstanding efforts of each of its employees during 2007, SLS gave everyone (attorneys, paralegals, and staff) a 4 day/3 night expense paid trip to Key West, Florida?

The transactional group at SLS has represented tenants in more than 200 retail leases in the Mid-Atlantic region?

Every attorney in the transactional group at SLS has at least 15 years experience?

The transactional group at SLS has represented developers in the purchase, construction, financing and/or sale of more than 75 multi-family apartment projects?

The transactional group at SLS has represented real estate investors and developers with respect to property in Pennsylvania, West Virginia, Delaware, Maryland, the District of Columbia, Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia, Florida, Texas, Tennessee, Michigan and the U.S. Virginia Islands?

Attorneys in the transactional group at SLS have represented eight national banks in commercial real estate loans?

Attorneys in the transactional group at SLS have represented the FDIC, the Resolution Trust Corporation and several banking institutions in loan workout transactions throughout the Mid-Atlantic region?

The transactional group at SLS has represented homebuilders and commercial real estate developers in work-outs of individual loans and also for work-outs of large portfolios involving dozens of properties in several states?

The trial lawyers of SLS have numerous reported decisions to their credit?