Litigation Support

Baer & Associates has a long history of providing litigation support for a number of our clients, including attorneys, owners and contractors.  Our experience on over 7,000 projects have made us experts in the construction industry.  Due to the fact that we have been present throughout every single phase of design and construction on nearly every type of project, we are among the highest qualified firms to assess, evaluate, and assist in resolving any dispute for you.

Our firm has provided expert testimony before the Supreme Court of the State of New York (County of Erie, Niagara and Orleans), the New York State Western District, the New York State Court of Claims, the City of Buffalo Housing Court, and the United States Tax Court.  The majority of our litigation support work has resulted in settlements achieved through meditations and negotiations without reaching trial.  Our litigation support services include:

  • Claim Evaluation
  • Deficiency Assessment
  • Quantitative Analysis
  • Schedule and Delay Analysis
  • Conditional Assessments
  • Damages Calculations
  • Change Order Evaluation and Negotiation
  • Differing Conditions Review
  • Negotiation Support
  • Expert Reports
  • Expert Witness Testimony

   

 

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    Upstate New York State Casino

    Baer & Associates, LLC is honored to participate in the planning and design-team building process for this exciting project.  The Grand Hudson Hotel & Casino proposal was one of seventeen bids submitted for consideration in the high-stakes competition to win a casino license in Upstate New York. The location in New Windsor New York is envisioned to link Orange County and the Catskills region of New York State to its previous era of economic success.

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    Buffalo Canalside (South Aud Block Redevelopment)

    The Buffalo Waterfront was once a bustling industrial port that marked the Western terminus of the Erie Canal and served as a major gateway to the west. "Canal Side" will reestablish the City's relationship with the waterfront. The new harbor at the foot of Main Street positions the First Niagara Center as a waterfront site, the new Commercial Slip celebrates the history of the Erie Canal, and the Prime Slip brings water into the center of the development.

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    Binghamton University

    The East Housing Complex includes 3,000 beds of student housing in eight residence halls, support and a collegiate center.  Project goals include promoting student interaction, supporting and maintaining the living / learning environment, maximizing space utilization through flexible multi-functional design, and designing sustainable facilities that meet LEED Certification standards.

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    Alfred State College

    The approximately 60,000 square foot building houses a mixed program of campus club and student government offices, public gathering spaces, food services, a climbing wall, a radio station and a "dirty space" for students to engage in engineering projects. The facility incorporates many sustainable design features including a geothermal heating system, energy recovery wheels for HVAC, sunshade louvers, rainwater harvesting, a green roof and water efficient plumbing fixtures. 

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    State University of New York College at Fredonia Science Complex Phase 1

    Phase 1, construction of an impressive three-story building of 92,000 square feet designed by Mitchell / Giurgola Architects LLP, was planned to enhance math and science learning. It houses the biology and chemistry/biochemistry departments, in addition to the environmental science and science education programs.

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    State University of New York College at Fredonia Science Complex Phase 2

    Phase 2, renovation of Houghton Hall, will commence upon completion of the new building and eventually house the departments of physics, geosciences, mathematics and computer and information sciences - thereby creating a Fredonia Science Complex dedicated to all of the STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) disciplines.  Previously spread over 4 different buildings, all sciences will now be under one roof.

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