Shields Mott L.L.P. Seminar on Recent Amendments to the Louisiana Private Works Act a Great Success!

On September 27, 2019, Shields | Mott L.L.P. partners, Betsy Gordon and Adrian D’Arcy, presented a CLE for the New Orleans Bar Association on the Recent Amendments to the Louisiana Private Works Act.

This well-attended seminar covered the changes and touched on the new rights and requirements concerning notice, time to file, and priority of the Louisiana Private Works Act liens.

Betsy Gordon’s primary practice focuses on the areas of construction and surety law, commercial litigation, and insurance defense. She represents owners, contractors, subcontractors, and design professionals in all aspects of construction from contract negotiation and drafting claims to claims resolution in state and federal courts. Betsy regularly lectures on construction law topics, including Louisiana lien law, general Louisiana and Federal construction law, construction defect insurance law and surety law; she is also a recognized Super Lawyer.

Adrian D’Arcy’s primary practice areas include commercial litigation, construction litigation and surety litigation. He is a LEED Green Associate and has presented numerous lectures on green building. Additionally, Adrian crafts and reviews construction contracts so that clients are protected on the front end of projects; he is also a recognized Super Lawyer.