News & Announcements

Shields | Mott, LLP attorney Alana L. Riksheim is the winner of the 2017 American Bar Association/Forum on Construction Law Student Writing Competition.

Ms. Riksheim’s winning submission, When Prevailing Wages Do Not Prevail: The Davis-Bacon Act in the Context of Public-Private Partnerships after CityCenterDC, dissects Department of Labor guidance on federal wage rates’ application to public-private developments. The paper offers considerations for government entities and contractors to ensure compliance with federal construction labor laws – – particularly after… [Read More…] about Shields | Mott, LLP attorney Alana L. Riksheim is the winner of the 2017 American Bar Association/Forum on Construction Law Student Writing Competition.

Betsy Gordon next President of NAWIC NOLA Chapter

Betsy Gordon next President of NAWIC NOLA Chapter Betsy Gordon, a partner with Shields Mott LLP, has been selected as the next President of the New Orleans Chapter of National Association of Women in Construction for 2017-2018. Betsy’s installation will be in September. Since its founding, NAWIC, an international non-profit organization, has grown to a… [Read More…] about Betsy Gordon next President of NAWIC NOLA Chapter

Adrian D’Arcy appointed to ABA’s Construction Forum Committee (Div-10)

Adrian A D’Arcy, a partner with Shields Mott LLP, has been appointed to serve as a working committee member and as division liaison for Division 10 (Transportation, Energy and Environment) of American Bar Association’s Construction Forum Committee. Adrian’s practice focus is in construction and surety law. Adrian litigates construction and surety cases and also assists… [Read More…] about Adrian D’Arcy appointed to ABA’s Construction Forum Committee (Div-10)

Awards/Recognition

2018 Best Lawyers Construction Law Lloyd N. Shields Elizabeth L. Gordon Adrian A. D’Arcy Litigation – Construction Lloyd N. Shields Elizabeth L. Gordon Jeffrey K. Prattini 2018 Super Lawyers and Rising Stars (*) Lloyd N. Shields Elizabeth L. Gordon Adrian D’Arcy Jeffrey K. Prattini Ashley Robinson (*) Jessica Derenbecker (*) Michael Blackwell (*)