Aug. 2-3, Washington, DC

If you are a lawyer, in-house counsel, contractor, designer, owner or manager of transportation design & construction projects – you need to know the latest legal trends and regulations. At this interactive event, speakers will share practical, real-world advice regarding laws and regulations that could impact your bottom line and other aspects of your business.

To learn more about the program and sponsorships, or to submit a proposed session for this year, please contact Allison Klein at aklein@artba.org.

$395: Past Attendees
$495: Members
$695: Non-Members
$295: Add second attendee from same firm

Preliminary Agenda

Annual Transportation Construction Law and Regulatory Forum
August 2-3, 2017
ARTBA Offices,
250 E St. SW, Ninth Floor
Washington DC, 20024
August 2
3:30 – 4:30 p.m.Antitrust & Competition Issues Confronting the Transportation Construction Industry

Tom Gilbertsen, Partner, Pierce Atwood
4:30 – 5:30 p.m.DBE Regulation Compliance & Updates

Lorraine D’Angelo, President, LDA Compliance Consulting
Scott Livingston, Partner, Rifkin Weiner Livingston
5:30 - 6:30 p.m.Opening Reception
August 3
8:30 – 9 a.m.Breakfast
9 – 10 a.m.Rapid Alternative Dispute Resolution Methods

Chris Brasco, Senior Partner, Watt, Tieder, Hoffar & Fitzgerald
10 – 10:15 a.m.Networking Break
10:15 - 11:15 a.m.Assessing the Impacts of the Trump Administration’s Regulatory Proposals on Transportation Construction Firms

Nick Goldstein, Vice President, ARTBA
Mark Berry, Partner, Peckar & Abramson
11:15 – 12:15 p.m.Strategies for Streamlining Federal Environmental Review & Litigation

Kyle Robisch, Associate, Venable
12:15 – 1:15 p.m.Networking Lunch

Bill Toohey, ARTBA Executive Vice President & COO
BOLD Act and ARTBA’s Transportation Makes America Work (TMAW) Program
1:15 – 2:15 p.m.Mega Projects call for Mega Resources: Tips for Organizing and Executing Joint Ventures

Steven Henderson, Member, Stites & Harbison
Matthew Gillies, Vice President and Senior Attorney, HNTB
2:15 - 3:15 p.m.Issues Related to OSHA’s Use Of Its General Duties Clause

Seth Firmender, Assistant General Counsel, Lane Construction
David Bondanza, Corporate Counsel, Lane Construction
ARTBA is not liable for any information provided by instructors or attorneys during the forum. This forum is intended for general informational purposes only, and not as a substitute for particular advice from a qualified professional. No warranty is made regarding the forum.

Breakfast Sponsorship: $2,500

  • Corporate logo projected on screen
  • Two complimentary registrations
  • Recognition and logo in the forum marketing materials and on website

Lunch Sponsorship: $2,500

  • Corporate logo projected on screen
  • Two complimentary registrations
  • Recognition and logo in the forum marketing materials and on website

Continuing Legal Education (CLE)

We have been approved for CLE credit in Florida. We are also working on approval for a couple more states. We will keep everyone updated as we receive state approvals. For more information, please contact Allison Rose at arose@artba.org

Opening Reception Sponsors:

stites and harbisonpeckar abramson




Breakfast Sponsor: 

peckar abramson




Networking Reception Sponsor:

peckar abramson