“Liability of Design-Builders for Design, Construction, and Acquisition Claims,” NCHRP 20-06/Topic 20-02 (2016), Transportation Research Board, co-consultant.
“Alliance Contracting – Evolving Alternative Project Delivery,” NCHRP Synthesis 466 (2015), TRB National Cooperative Highway Research Program, co-consultant.
“Indefinite Delivery/Indefinite Quantity Contracting Practices,” NCHRP Synthesis 473 (2015), TRB National Cooperative Highway Research Program, co-consultant.
“Alternative Technical Concepts for Contract Delivery Methods,” NCHRP Synthesis 455 (2014), Transportation Research Board, co-author.
“Strategies for Implementing Performance Specifications: Guide for Executives and Project Managers,” SHRP 2 Report S2-R07-RR-2 (2014), Transportation Research Board, co-author.
“Legal Aspects for Performance-Based Specifications for Highway Construction and Maintenance Contracts,” Legal Research Digest 61 (July 2013), TRB National Cooperative Highway Research Program, consultant.
“Legal Issues Involving Surety for Public Transportation Projects,” Legal Research Digest 40 (July 2012), Transit Cooperative Research Program, lead investigator. (Awarded John C. Vance Award, recognizing author(s) of an outstanding paper published by TRB that advances the study, understanding, and implementation of transportation law)
“Competition Requirements of the Design/Build, Construction Manager at Risk, and Public-Private Partnership Contracts – Seven Case Studies,” Legal Research Digest 39 (January 2012), Transit Cooperative Research Program, co-lead investigator.
“Geotechnical Information Practices in Design-Build Projects,” NCHRP Synthesis 429 (2012), co-consultant.
“Expedited Procurement Procedures for Emergency Construction Services,” NCHRP Synthesis 43-11 (2012), co-consultant.
“The Law,” monthly column in Civil Engineering Magazine, American Society of Civil Engineers, 1981 to present, co-author.
“Geotechnical Risk in Design-Build Projects: Answering the $64,000 Question,” GEOSTRATA, ASCE Geo-Institute, 2016, co-author.
Design-Build for Water and Wastewater Projects, “Dispute Resolution Processes,” Ch. 24, American Water Works Association, 2012, author.
Design Management Guide, “Contracts,” Ch. 6, Charles Pankow Foundation, 2011, author.
Federal Government Construction Contracts, “Alternate Delivery Systems: Design-Build, Construction Management, and IDIQ Task Order Contracts,” Ch. 5, American Bar Association, Second Edition, 2010, co-author.
Forensic Structural Engineering Handbook, “Legal Concerns After a Failure,” Ch. 5, McGraw-Hill, 2000 (rev. 2009), author.
Design-Build Lessons Learned, AEC Training Technologies, annually, 1995 to 2004, author.
Construction Business Formbook, Aspen Publishers, Inc., 2003, co-editor.
Design-Build for the Public Sector, Aspen Publishers, Inc., 2003, editor.
Design-Build: Planning Through Development, McGraw-Hill, 2001, co-author.
Design-Build Contracting Handbook, 2nd Edition, Aspen Publishers, Inc., 2001, co-editor.
Construction Management: Law and Practice, Wiley Law Publications, 1995, co-author.
Nationally recognized speaker before various state and federal agencies (transportation, defense, corrections), as well as the Design-Build Institute of America (DBIA), International Risk Management Institute (IRMI), and other trade and professional associations on a variety of topics affecting the construction industry. Subjects have included: risk allocation and management, innovative project delivery, public sector procurement issues, construction contract administration, contract claims and defense of claims, and alternative dispute resolution.