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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


Cotney Blogs

Why You Should Update Your Handbook Regularly

Many companies create an employee handbook, print copies, post it online, and then never think about it again. But in these changing times, an employee handbook needs to be updated frequently to reflect new policies, laws, and safety standards. In fact, some would say that having an outdated handbook is as detrimental as not having…
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Understanding Scope of Work

As you probably know, a contract outlines what you are responsible for on a construction project. However, a contract should also explain what you are not responsible for. These details are part of your “scope of work.” Creating a Playbook The scope of work for a construction project is sometimes called a statement of work.…
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COVID-19 Vaccinations Required for Green Cards

For those wishing to obtain green cards in the United States, the list of requirements is long. And now, receiving the COVID-19 vaccination is being added to that list. The New Mandate According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), green card applicants must prove they have received a complete COVID-19 vaccination to…
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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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