Robert Ruesch: Real Estate & Construction Highlights

Real Estate and Construction Mediation and Arbitration

  • A jury verdict awarding our client in excess of $900,000 in U.S. District Court in Vermont on behalf of a wrongfully terminated general contractor.
  • Arbitration award of a differing site conditions and delay claim which earned headlines in newspapers for a "KO" of the adverse party.
  • Bid protests on several state and municipal projects resulting in substantial contract awards for our clients.
  • Pretrial resolution of substantial construction site accident claims for personal injuries and property damages with our construction manager client making no contribution toward settlement.

Real Estate and Construction Projects

  • Representation of the construction manager on a $200 million bio-technology facility in New Hampshire.
  • Lead counsel to Bowdoin College on substantial infrastructure and capital improvement projects, including the Walker Art Museum, Watson Ice Arena, Fitness Center, and multiple other projects.
  • Representation of two Maine counties on $20 million+ projects for new jail facilities.
  • Advised the Gulf of Maine Research Institute on construction and procurement of its building and pier facilities on Portland's waterfront.