Stephen B. Shapiro - Holland & Knight, LLP

Stephen B. Shapiro

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2013
Phone: 202-457-7032

Stephen B. Shapiro focuses on the practice of construction law, public contracts and commercial litigation.  Building on his experience representing contractors, public and private owners, architects, engineers and construction managers, he has developed extensive legal experience in all aspects of government and commercial contracts, construction procurement, contract administration, bid protests, claims, dispute resolution and litigation, regulatory compliance and subcontractor, supplier and surety relations.  Mr. Shapiro also has significant experience with legal issues arising from building defects and mold.

Mr. Shapiro is the Practice Group Leader of Holland & Knight's firm-wide Construction Industry Practice Group. He is a member of the Board of Directors of the Associated General Contractors of Metropolitan Washington, D.C. and is a frequent speaker on topics that are relevant to the construction industry. He also has published numerous professional articles and contributed to several industry text books.

University of MarylandBA The George Washington University Law SchoolJ.D.
Consulting Constructors' Council of AmericaVirginia Bar Association New York Bar Association District of Columbia Bar Association Washington Building Congress AGC of Metropolitan Washington, Board of Directors American Bar Association Associated General Contractors of America, Federal Acquisition Committee

Case History

Other Court Admissions
  • U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia
  • U.S. District Court for the District of Maryland
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York
  • U.S. Court of Federal Claims
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit


Office Location

800 Seventeenth Street, NW, Suite 1100
Washington, DC 20006
United States


Practice Areas

Construction Law