Elizabeth Ferguson Selected to Florida Trend 2021 Legal Elite for Construction Law
Elizabeth B. Ferguson, a Shareholder in the Jacksonville office of Marshall Dennehey Warner Coleman & Goggin, has been recognized in Florida Trend magazine’s 2021 Legal Elite list, in the category of Construction law. Ms. Ferguson was previously featured on the Legal Elite list in 2014, 2018 and 2020 as well as the Up & Comers list in 2008 and 2010-2013.
Now in its 18th year, Florida Legal Elite presents the state’s top licensed and practicing attorneys selected by their peers. The resulting list represents less than 2% of the active Florida Bar members who practice in Florida.
Ms. Ferguson has been Board Certified in Construction Law by The Florida Bar since 2009 and she is a Former Board Member of the Florida Board of Professional Engineers. She is a Construction Panel Arbitrator for the American Arbitration Association, has served as a professor of Construction Law, and is a frequent speaker on legal and construction industry issues. Additionally, she is a Past President of the Jacksonville Bar Association.
A member of the Professional Liability Department at Marshall Dennehey, Ms. Ferguson’s practice focuses on the defense of Owners, Contractors, Material Suppliers, Developers, and Design Professionals (Architects, Engineers, and Surveyors) against claims of liability, breach of contract, construction defect, design defect, delay, liens/bonds, insurance coverage issues, and licensure issues. She also provides transactional support for her construction clients, including contract drafting and review.
A graduate of Indiana University School of Law, she is admitted to practice in the state of Florida and the United States District Court for the Middle District of Florida.