July 14, 2020

Volume X, Number 196

Ira M. Schulman

Ira M. Schulman is a partner in the Business Trial Practice Group in the firm's New York office.

Areas of Practice

Ira has more than 40 years of experience in all aspects of construction law with a particular emphasis on dispute resolution and contract negotiation.  He has tried numerous complex construction disputes in jury and bench trials in state and federal courts and before arbitration panels on behalf of owners - both public and private - contractors, subcontractors, sureties and school districts.  Ira also has participated in many mediations and has successfully represented clients with construction contract award issues before various city agencies. Additionally, he regularly drafts construction contracts and agreements for owners and contractors. 

Ira is frequently appointed as an arbitrator by the Construction Industry Division of the American Arbitration Association, of which he is a member. He also is often chosen as a mediator for construction disputes, and has successfully mediated numerous complex construction claims. 

Mr. Schulman is often asked to speak before various bar, civic and trade associations on issues related to construction law.

Articles in the National Law Review database by Ira M. Schulman