Neal I. Sklar - Peckar & Abramson, P.C.

Neal I. Sklar

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2009
Phone: 305-358-2600

Neal Sklar's primary area of practice is construction law which is focused on the representation of general contractors and construction managers in a variety of construction related matters. Mr. Sklar's services include the preparation and negotiation of construction contracts as well as the negotiation, mediation, arbitration and litigation of construction contract disputes, construction lien claims, construction defect claims, design defect claims, bond claims, insurance claims and related matters.

A substantial portion of Mr. Sklar's practice involves providing on site counsel and day-to-day guidance to clients on small, medium and some of the nation's largest construction projects. Mr. Sklar's practice is unique in that he employs alternative dispute resolution procedures whenever possible to solve problems and resolve disputes before a crisis occurs. Through regularly scheduled meetings with project management staff, Mr. Sklar identifies potential pitfalls, helps maintain contractual compliance, assists in statutory/regulatory compliance issues and recommends methods to solve problems and avoid risk.  When litigation is required, Mr. Sklar has successfully represented his clients in assorted litigation proceedings.

Mr. Sklar has also authored several articles on current developments in construction law and is a frequent lecturer at seminars on construction related topics.

University of MiamiBS 1990Nova Southeastern UniversityJ.D. 1993
Miami-Dade County Bar AssociationPhi Delta Phi - Legal FraternityAmerican Trial Lawyers AssociationAmerican Bar AssociationFlorida Transportations Builders AssociationAssociated Builders and ContractorsContractor''s Association of South FloridaAssociated General Contractors of America

Office Location

One Southeast Third Avenue, Suite 3100
Miami, FL 33131
United States

Practice Areas

Construction Law (Arbitration and Mediation, Commercial Development, Condominiums, Construction Disputes, Construction Manager Representation, Contract Review and Negotiation, Contractors, General Contractor Representation, Government Contracts, Insurance Coverage, Residential Development, Surety)
Litigation - Construction

Other Information

Gender: Male