August 18th, 2022

19 Stein Sperling Lawyers Named to 2023 Best Lawyers List, 10 on Ones to Watch List

Stein Sperling is pleased to announce that 19 lawyers have been included in the 2023 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America©. Additionally, 10 lawyers have been included in the 2023 Edition of Best Lawyers:…

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July 15th, 2022

Virginia Bans Pay-if-Paid Provisions in Construction Contracts

Virginia recently joined a number of other states that instituted a ban on “pay-if-paid” clauses in construction contracts. “Pay-if-paid” means that a contractor does not have to pay a subcontractor unless and until the owner…

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Clock ticking on home plans

February 7th, 2022

Dealing With Supply Chain Issues in Home Renovations and While Building Custom Homes

Have you spent the duration of COVID-19 dreaming of renovating your kitchen, a bathroom, adding a much-needed home office, or even building a custom home? If so, you are not alone as many homeowners are…

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Concrete subcontractor pour

January 7th, 2022

The Miller Act: 3 Steps A Subcontractor or Supplier on a Public Project Needs to Take to Make Sure They Are Paid

Unlike construction projects in the private sector, contractors cannot file mechanic’s liens on public projects. Enforcement of a mechanic’s lien on a public project would result in a shut-down of publicly owned real estate. The…

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Home Improvement Plans

August 30th, 2021

Thinking About Doing a Home Improvement Project? Avoid Becoming an “SFO”

Given the increased amount of time spent at home, it is only natural to want to make home improvements.  However, among home improvement contractors, there is an acronym for Home Owners who attempt to improve…

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December 14th, 2020

31 Stein Sperling Attorneys Named to 2021 Maryland Super Lawyers List

Stein Sperling is proud to announce 31 of its attorneys have been selected for inclusion on the 2021 Maryland Super Lawyers list, including attorneys on the Top 10, Top 50, and Top 100 lists. A…

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November 6th, 2020

Stein Sperling listed in U.S. News – Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms” 2021

Stein Sperling has been ranked in the 2021 U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” list nationally in three practice areas and regionally in 11 practice areas. Firms included in the 2021 “Best Law…

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Stein Sperling Best Lawyers 2020

August 15th, 2019

14 Stein Sperling Lawyers Named to 2020 Best Lawyers List

Stein Sperling Bennett De Jong Driscoll PC is pleased to announce that 13 lawyers, Millard Bennett, Julie Christopher, David De Jong, Kathryn Deckert, David Driscoll, Monica Garcia Harms, Ann Jakabcin, Matthew Pavlides, Jeff Schwaber, Andrew…

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we are honored to welcome Matthew J. Pavlides

September 7th, 2018

Stein Sperling Is Honored To Welcome Matthew J. Pavlides

Stein Sperling is pleased to announce Matthew J. Pavlides has joined the firm’s commercial litigation and construction law departments as a Principal. Matt represents local and national clients in the area of government contracts, corporate governance and…

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Maryland State Flag Laws

July 20th, 2018

New Law Makes General Contractors Liable For Unpaid Wages Of Their Subcontractors

Effective October 1, 2018, a new Maryland Law called the “General Contractor Liability for Unpaid Wages Act” makes construction general contractors (the “GC”), jointly and severally liable to pay their subcontractor’s employees’ wages, when the…

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