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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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  • 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

  • 2020

    Lawyers World Global Awards

    Leading Construction Law Firm of the Year - USA

  • 2020

    Lawyers Worldwide Awards Magazine

    Construction Law Firm of the Year

  • 2020

    New World Report North American Business Awards

    Best Construction Law Firm

  • 2020

    Intercontinental Finance & Law

    Top 100 Leading Firm


Construction Law

Protecting Yourself During the Materials Crisis

If you are facing material delays or discovering that the supplies you need are not available, you are not alone. From coast to coast, contractors are experiencing the materials crisis, and it is impacting not only construction but also carmakers, computer manufacturers, and other professions. Even supermarket shelves are missing certain items. This is a…
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California’s Heat Advisory Reminder

June has arrived, summer is around the corner, and many western states will be facing hot weather for weeks and months to come. With this in mind, Cal/OSHA recently reminded all employers about the need to protect their outdoor employees from heat risk and illness. According to California’s standard for Heat Illness Prevention in Outdoor…
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Cotney Newsletter

Washington OSHA Issues New Heat Standard

Summer 2021 has been a scorcher across the country, and the Northwest has set seemingly unreal temperature records. These dangerous conditions led to the Department of Labor & Industries in Washington state filing an emergency heat rule on July 9. The new regulations went into effect on July 13 and affect workers in construction, agriculture,…
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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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