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Christopher G. Hill
Construction Law, the Cloud and Solo Practice

It’s hard to believe, but I’m almost to the end of year 3 here at The Law Office of Christopher G. Hill, PC (not to mention having recently passed the 4 year mark at Construction Law Musings). In that three years, I have learned a lot about...

Peter J. Gallagher
Complex Commercial Tenancies Often Test the Limits of the Summary Eviction Process

I recently co-authored an article, entitled " Commercial Tenancies, Complexities, And The Limits Of the Summary Eviction Process ," that discusses, as the title suggests, situations where commercial landlord-tenant matters may be too complicated...

Christopher G. Hill
ConsensusDOCS Updates its Forms

As reported recently in ENR Magazine , among other publications, the ConsensusDOCS folks have updated their contract forms. Why is this news? First of all, it’s only been around three and a half years since these documents were officially released...

Christopher G. Hill
The Construction Lawyer as Problem Solver

As a construction attorney here in Virginia I “wear many hats.” Counselor, mediator , adviser, risk manager, litigator, and others depending upon the situation. I take each and every one of these roles seriously and at times take on more than...

Christopher G. Hill
Old and New Business Strategies to Weather the Construction Recession

The construction world has been hit with story after story of the hard times that have hit those in commercial and residential construction markets. Doom and gloom is everywhere. Capacity built up in the good years led to larger construction companies...

DLA Piper
Real Estate Gazette: A Focus on the Hospitality and Leisure Sector In Some of the World’s Key Jurisdictions

By Dr. Olaf Schmidt In this issue, we turn the spotlight on the hospitality and leisure sector in some of the world’s key jurisdictions, focusing on topics that are intricately linked with real estate. Also discussed in this issue are recent...