Michael S. Zicherman is a partner with Peckar & Abramson, specializing in complex commercial litigation and construction law. The scope of his practice is both domestic and international. He regularly represents owners/developers, general contractors, construction managers and subcontractors in heavy and highway, and major civil and infrastructure projects. He is typically engaged in the prosecution and defense of a broad range of construction claims, including scheduling/delay/impact damages, payment and performance bonds, mechanic’s liens, and design defect and change order claims, where the amounts in dispute are upwards of US$ 125 Million. He also advises clients in connection with pre-bid contract reviews and risk analyses, post-award contract negotiations and drafting, litigation and dispute resolution, general contractual rights and obligations, as well as bankruptcy issues. Mr. Zicherman has written numerous articles on domestic and international construction law issues and serves as a contributing editor of The Construction Lawyer, The Journal of the American Bar Association Forum on the Construction Industry, in which he co-authors a quarterly article.