Jim Werner heads the firm’s Commercial & Construction practice group. He has extensive experience litigating a variety of cases before courts and juries, and in presenting cases to arbitrators, mediators and boards of contract appeals. While he is called upon by clients to handle diverse cases arising out of business disputes and claims, he generally concentrates on handling and litigating cases involving construction projects, surety and fidelity bonds, government contracts, environmental permits and contaminated sites in a broad geographic area and numerous jurisdictions.
Jim is a frequent speaker at programs for lawyers and industry groups on topics that include construction, government contracts, environmental, surety and fidelity and litigation issues. He is admitted to practice in the United States Court of Federal Claims in Washington, D.C.