Over 35 years’ experience as construction attorney specializing in construction and commercial litigation, arbitration and mediation, construction contract negotiation and drafting and the resolution of various construction claims/works-outs. Handles complex multi-party disputes between contractors, sureties, owners, design professionals, construction managers, subcontractors, and suppliers involved in public and private projects regarding disputes on commercial, industrial, energy and EPC projects. Handles disputes relating to delay claims, disruption, inefficiency and acceleration claims, differing site conditions, design and construction defect claims, change order claims, bond & lien claims, terminations for default and for convenience, surety performance and payment bond disputes and financial workouts.
Ms. Snyder’s experience includes design and construction disputes involving large public and private commercial, industrial, energy and infrastructure projects, on and offshore oil and gas pipelines and production facilities, petrochemical plants, oil and gas drilling rigs, EPC projects, maritime projects, power plants, water and wastewater treatment facilities, petrochemical refineries, wind energy transmission projects, compressor and turbine failures, cogeneration facilities, vessel failures, high rise office towers, hospitals, schools, prisons, heavy highway, toll roads, marine projects, marine bridges, marine bulkhead failures, underground utilities, large civil projects, site work and paving, railways and numerous other energy and infrastructure projects.
Extensive experience in: arbitration and mediation of complex construction and commercial cases; construction delay, acceleration and inefficiency claims; construction defect litigation; disputes regarding construction bond and lien claims and mineral interest liens; differing site conditions claims; payment and performance claims; change order and warranty claims; wrongful termination claims; surety takeover and tender disputes; insurance and indemnity issues; design defect disputes; contractor default workouts; and claims for extras. Has handled disputes ranging in value from $50,000 to $250,000,000.