David A. Levine
David A. Levine
T: (412) 227-2501
F: (412) 227-2050

As a Partner in the Firm, Mr. Levine concentrates his practice in the construction, surety and real estate development industries. Mr. Levine counsels a variety of clients in negotiating complex project agreements. He also has extensive experience litigating complicated disputes on construction and development projects. Representative cases include disputes on stadiums, hospitals, schools, water treatment plants, chemical plants, bridges, highways, hotels, prisons and office buildings, among others. In addition to his construction practice, Mr. Levine counsels business clients in a myriad of different industries on matters including ownership disputes, breach of contract, financing, solvency, insurance and leasing. He has represented clients in many different forums including numerous State and Federal trial and appellate Courts throughout the country, before governmental Boards of Claims and in private mediation and arbitration.

Mr. Levine is an active lecturer and presenter on legal issues related to his various areas of practice. Some examples of presentations and published materials include the following.

The Check’s In the Mail: Pennsylvania Law Governing Collection of Payment on Construction Contracts, Construction Financial Management Association’s 2000 Keystone State Conference

Fundamentals of Construction Contracts: Understanding the Issues, Lorman Education Services, September, 2011

Get Paid or Go Home: Managing Non-Payment Risks and Preserving Claim Rights, Construction Financial Management Association Annual Meeting, Kona, Hawaii, 2010

Pennsylvania Supreme Court Opens the Door to Claims Against Design Professionals, 2005 Marsh USA Newsletter and presentation

The Check’s In the Mail: Pennsylvania Law Governing Collection of Payment on Construction Contracts, Construction Financial Management Association’s 2000 Keystone State Conference

Various Construction Claims Seminars for Lorman Education Services

To contact David , please call (412) 227-2501 or email dlevine@bglaw-llp.com

Practices

Construction and Surety Industry
Real Estate Development

Education

University of Pittsburgh School of Law, J.D. in 1992
Member and Associate Editor of the Law Review
University of Michigan, B.A. in 1989

Affiliations

American Bar Association
Construction Section
Surety Section
Real Estate Section
Environmental Section
Forum on the Construction Industry
Pennsylvania Bar Association
Civil Litigation Section
Environmental Section
Surety Section
Real Estate Section
Allegheny County Bar Association
Member on the Board of Directors of the Greater Pittsburgh Chapter of the Construction Financial Management Association
PA Super Lawyer 2007-2009, 2013-2018
PA Super Lawyer Rising Star 2005

Admissions

Admitted to practice in Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
United States District Court, Western District of Pennsylvania
United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit