Legal & Consulting Services

Cotney is a full-service legal & consulting firm servicing the needs of business, construction and infrastructure clients throughout the U.S., Canada, and internationally.


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Together, we'll critically assess the situation from an expert point of view.


We'll implement a solution tailored to the specific needs of your business.

Committed to delivering superior, cost-effective client service with a focus on results

We take pride in our tradition of excellence and integrity and have become one of the largest and most respected construction law & consulting firms in the United States. With over 20 offices throughout the U.S. and Canada, our attorneys are in tune with the business, economic, and political trends affecting business and construction and are able to offer our clients the resources and solutions they need to thrive in the industry.

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  • 2022

    Boutique Law Firm of Year

  • 2021

    U.S. News & World Report

    Best Law Firms, Construction Law

  • 2021

    Finance Monthly Magazine

    Deal Maker of The Year

  • 2021

    Corporate INTL Magazine Global Award

    Boutique Construction Law Firm of the Year in Canada

  • 2021

    Construction Executive

    Top 50 Construction Law Firms

  • 2021

    Boutique Law Firm of Year

  • 2021

    Lawyer Monthly

    Lawyer of the Year OSHA Defense - USA

  • 2020

    Lawyers World Global Awards

    Leading Construction Law Firm of the Year - USA


Cotney Blogs

Construction Safety in 2022

Hazards are always present on construction sites, so companies must work hard in 2022 to ensure safety and attend to common threats. As the pandemic continues, worker safety will continue to be a top priority in the new year and will be a top challenge for construction site managers. Safe Contractor Traits According to the…
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Cotney Blogs

OSHA Extends Comment Period for Heat Hazards

The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration is extending the comment period for its new regulations for Heat Injury and Illness Prevention in Outdoor and Indoor Work Settings. The comment period is extended until Jan. 26, 2022. The premise behind the extension is to give stakeholders more time to review the rules…
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Minimize Risk to Better Protect Employees

The American Society of Safety Professionals (ASSP) has published various new and revised voluntary national consensus standards to help employers minimize risks to their workers while on the job. Other organizations are constantly seeking better strategies for worker protection. “Standards lead organizations big and small in the same direction to achieve safer and healthier workplaces,”…
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Cotney is a nationally recognized law firm specializing in the representation of businesses and professionals in disputes and transactions. We have offices located throughout the U.S. The firm's practice areas include construction law, litigation, arbitration, contract review and drafting, OSHA defense, licensing defense, bid protests, lien law, bond law, alternative dispute resolution, and construction employment law.

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Our mission at Cotney is to provide high-quality, results-driven legal and consulting services to our clients for a variety of construction and business related matters. Request a consultation today, and learn how professionals can provide you with expert counsel specifically tailored to your unique legal and business needs.

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