Jim Butler

Contact Information
  • Address
    280 Ferst Drive
    Atlanta,  GA  30332-0680
  • Phone Number: (404) 582-8023
  • Primary Email: jfbutler@smithcurrie.com
Classification
  • Job Title: Lecturer
Affiliations
    School of Building Construction
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  • Jim Butler

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE: 

  • Law practice is concentrated in the negotiation, arbitration and litigation of construction contracts and environmental issues. He has experience with a variety of projects, including power plants, water and wastewater systems, process plants, dams, stadiums, arenas, airports, office buildings, casinos, semiconductor facilities, communications and cable facilities, food processing plants, schools, condominiums, prisons, highways, manufacturing and industrial plants, hospitals, asbestos abatement
  • Projects, superfund sites and government facilities.
  • Writes and speaks on design-build projects, construction contracts, the quantification of damages, construction claims and claims avoidance, environmental remediation projects, alternative dispute resolution, indoor air quality, and asbestos abatement contracts.
  • Bar Admissions:
    - Georgia, 1981
    - Florida, 1992
    - Texas, 1994
    - Kentucky, 1981

 EDUCATIONAL BACKGROUND:

  • University of Kentucky College of Law, Lexington, Kentucky, 1981
  • J.D. Duke University, Durham, North Carolina, 1977

AWARDS:

  • Rich Alien Meritorious Service Award, National Society of Professional Engineers

Additional Information

Groups

College of Design, School of Building Construction

Status
  • Created By: Erin Howe
  • Workflow Status: Draft
  • Created On: May 13, 2010 - 9:51am
  • Last Updated: Nov 12, 2012 - 11:33am