November 11–13, 2020
National Construction Defect Conference
The Ritz-Carlton, Fort Lauderdale

National Construction Defect Conference

November 11-13, 2020

The Ritz-Carlton, Fort Lauderdale

One North Fort Lauderdale Beach Blvd.

Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304

Conference Chairs:

Gary Baumann, Esq., Baumann, Gant & Keeley, P.A.
Steve Lokus, Vice President, Construction Practice Group, The Navigators Group
Luke P. Ryan, Esq., Shinnick & Ryan LLP
Wilson Townsend,Vice President, Director, The Riverstone Group

In-house counsel and insurance professionals receive complimentary registration at Perrin Conferences. Group discounts are available, please inquire.


Live Construction Registration Fee: $1,195

Virtual Conference Registration Fees:

  • First and Second Registrants: $550
  • Third and Fourth Registrants: $500
  • Fifth and Sixth Registrants: $450
  • Seventh and Eighth Registrants: $400
  • Ninth and Tenth Registrants: $350



If you are interested in submitting a speaking proposal or sponsoring at this conference,

please contact Lynnsey Perrin.

Thank you to our Conference Sponsors and Partners:

Alan Gray new Oct 2018
Fox Rothschild
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Gay Jones
Global Engineering Scientific Solutions
Gunther McIntosh
Hart McLaughlin
MGC Insurance Defense
MGM use 9 2018
Pace USE March 2019
Pistorino & Alam Consulting
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Registration Fee: $1195. 

In-house counsel and insurance professionals receive complimentary registration at Perrin Conferences.

Group discounts are available, please inquire.

For more information regarding registration, contact Lynnsey Perrin  or Bethany Corio.


Applications are being made to all CLE states as requested by attendees. Please contact Bethany Corio with questions regarding approved states for CLE Credit.

CE Adjuster credit is pending in the following states:  AL, CA, FL, GA, IN, NH and TX.   Please contact Bethany Corio with questions.


**Perrin Conferences is expecting approval for up to 9.0 CE adjuster credits and 9.25 – 11.1 CLE credits. Perrin files for CE and CLE approval for all requested states prior to the conference with materials provided, and therefore cannot guarantee accreditation by each jurisdiction's governing body.

The Ritz-Carlton, Fort Lauderdale

One North Fort Lauderdale Beach Boulevard
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304

Perrin Conferences has reserved a room block for conference guests. The group rate is $319 per night. Please call Reservations directly at 1-800-241-3333 and reference Perrin Conferences.

Cancellation Policy

If you cannot attend the conference, please notify us prior to October 28, 2020, and we will refund your fee. Cancellations received after this date and no-shows are subject to a $200 administrative fee. You may enroll a substitute at any time before the course starts.

Financial Aid Policy

Perrin Conferences is dedicated to providing high-quality continuing legal education to attorneys interested in course offerings. Program registrants who are unable to afford registration fees due to financial hardship may apply for a complete registration waiver or reduction in fee. Factors to be considered include employment status and annual income. Please send a written letter to Lynnsey Perrin addressing your financial situation for consideration. All requests must be submitted 14 days prior to the start of the program and are kept confidential.

Presentations and other speaker materials will be made available for conference attendees. If you need the password to access these materials, please reach out to either