Riess LeMieux has been ranked in the 2020 guidebook, Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business in the area of Construction Law. Firm founders, Michael R. C. Riess and Christopher K. LeMieux were also recognized in the publication for their individual achievements in the area of construction law.
The book notes that Riess LeMieux is known for litigation for contractors that perform work in the leisure, transportation, and healthcare industries, as well as offers transactional strength in drafting construction contracts. The book also recognizes the variety of firm clients that include owners, contractors, and specialty subcontractors.
One client commented with the following: “Working with them has been a pleasure. Their degree of knowledge is exceptional, and their recommendations are prudent.”
The book also noted the following about the firm’s founders:
Michael Riess is highly capable across both contentious and transactional construction matters. His experience includes handling issues arising from hotel, apartment, hospital and road projects.
Christopher LeMieux represents his clients in disputes regarding breach of contract, damage, delays and payment. One client says: “His detail on issues is impeccable,” with another commenting: “His degree of knowledge is exceptional.”
“It’s always great to get noticed, and Chambers is one of the best known, well-respected publications that rates lawyers and law firms,” said Christopher LeMieux. “As a fairly new firm in the market with lawyers that have long standing client relationships, we appreciate the fact that our hard work for our clients is gaining attention as the firm continues to grow and gain momentum.”