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Wendy Venoit Discusses High Stakes Construction Projects with the Construction Super Conference

Wendy Venoit was interviewed by the Construction Super Conference to share insights about her experience with high-stakes construction projects.

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Located in the heart of downtown Boston, Cozen O'Connor opened its Boston office in early 2022 to better serve our Commercial Litigation and Construction Law clients. Our Boston attorneys have a strong background in all aspects of Construction Law, representing contractors and owners in litigation and arbitration of construction disputes. With more than 45 attorneys practicing in 12 offices throughout the United States, Cozen O’Connor’s Construction group has the depth and geographical reach to handle our clients’ most complex problems in the United States and abroad.

The lawyers of the Commercial Litigation group represent clients in trial and arbitration proceedings in state and federal courts in partnership disputes, corporate and LLC dissolution and partition actions, and in claims involving breach of fiduciary duty, unfair business practices unfair competition, defamation, invasion of privacy, insurance bad faith, and intellectual property.

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Jeffrey Bourgeois

Jeffrey Bourgeois

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Michael Filbin

Michael Filbin

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Douglas Mackin

Douglas Mackin

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Wendy K. Venoit

Wendy K. Venoit

Office Managing Partner

Shannon Warren

Shannon Warren

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News

Wendy Venoit Discusses High Stakes Construction Projects with the Construction Super Conference

December 01, 2023 Wendy Venoit was interviewed by the Construction Super Conference to share insights about her experience with high-stakes construction projects.

Michael Filbin Selected for Massachusetts Bar Association 2023-2024 Leadership Academy

October 26, 2023 Michael Filbin, an associate in the firm’s Construction Law Group, has been selected as a fellow of the 2023-2024 class of the Massachusetts Bar Association (MBA) Leadership Academy.

Cozen O’Connor Attorneys Named to 2023 Massachusetts Super Lawyers

October 24, 2023 Wendy K. Venoit was named a 2023 Massachusetts Super Lawyer and Michael Filbin was named a 2023 Massachusetts Rising Star.

Best Lawyers Honors More Than 200 Cozen O'Connor Attorneys to its Best Lawyers in America 2024 Edition

August 17, 2023 Best Lawyers selected 232 Cozen O’Connor lawyers from 24 of the firm’s U.S. offices for inclusion in the 2024 edition of The Best Lawyers in America.

Wendy Venoit Reinstalled as Member of the GSUSA National Board Development Committee

July 31, 2023 Wendy Venoit, a member of the firm’s Construction Law Group, has been reinstalled as a member of the National Board Development Committee of the Girl Scouts of the USA (GSUSA).

Business Today Names 32 Cozen O'Connor Attorneys to Its Top 10 Lists

July 28, 2023 These lists recognize lawyers “mastering,” “leading,” “revolutionizing,” and “dominating” their fields in their respective states and nationwide.

Legal 500 Recognizes Six Cozen O’Connor Practice Areas and 16 Attorneys in its 2023 Guide

July 10, 2023 Cozen O'Connor's Aviation (Litigation/Regulation), Construction, L&E, M&A (Midmarket), Shipping (Finance and Litigation/Regulation) practices were ranked by the Legal 500.

Newest CSC EAB Member: “Old Pay-To-Play Format Is Long Gone”

June 22, 2023 Wendy Venoit was quoted in an article discussing her new role as a Construction SuperConference educational advisory board member and her opinions on the educational sessions that contribute to a successful conference.

Wendy Venoit Named a 2023 Massachusetts Go To Construction Lawyer by Massachusetts Lawyer Weekly

May 31, 2023 Cozen O’Connor is proud to announce that Wendy Venoit, a member of the firm’s Construction Law Group, has been named a 2023 Massachusetts Go To Construction Lawyer by Massachusetts Lawyer Weekly.

Wendy Venoit Inducted into The Moles

May 01, 2023 Cozen O’Connor is proud to announce that Wendy Venoit, a member of the firm’s Construction Law Practice, has been inducted into The Moles, a highly prestigious nationwide fraternal organization of heavy construction professionals.

Cozen O’Connor Brings its Institutional Response and Subrogation Practices to Boston

February 28, 2023 Jeffrey Bourgeois and Shannon M. Warren — to its Boston office. Bourgeois, who previously served as assistant attorney general in the Human Trafficking Division of the Massachusetts Attorney General’s office, joins the IRG as counsel. Warren, who previously served as partner and vice president at Uehlein & Associates, joins the firm’s Subrogation & Recovery Department as a member.

More Than 200 Cozen O’Connor Attorneys Named Best Lawyers and Ones to Watch

August 22, 2022 210 Cozen O’Connor lawyers from 24 of the firm’s nationwide offices for inclusion in the 2023 edition of The Best Lawyers in America.

Cozen O’Connor Expands its Geographic Reach to Boston with Addition of Well-Known Construction Lawyer and Arbitrator, Wendy K. Venoit, to the Construction Practice Group

January 31, 2022 Venoit brings a distinguished history of litigation and arbitration of infrastructure, power, renewable energy, oil and gas, and vertical construction projects throughout the United States and internationally.

Contacts

Wendy K. Venoit

Office Managing Partner

wvenoit@cozen.com

(617) 849-5002

Eva Colon

Office Manager

ecolon@cozen.com

(212) 908-1379

Featured Event:

Betting On Lives: Underwriting Prevention And Post-Contestable Challenges To Wagering Policies

Boston, MA 03/12/2024

Nicolas Novy will speak on the panel “Betting On Lives: Underwriting Prevention And Post-Contestable Challenges To Wagering Policies” at the 2024 Eastern Claims Conference.