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.