CORAL GABLES, Fla. (February 25, 2021) —- Miami attorney Jason Rodgers-Da Cruz of the law firm Siegfried Rivera has been selected as a Fellow of the Construction Lawyers Society of America. Mr. Rodgers-da Cruz is a shareholder and serves as the chair of the firm’s construction defect trial practice group. He focuses his practice on community association law, complex construction litigation, construction defect litigation, and commercial litigation on behalf of community associations, developers, contractors, subcontractors, and other construction industry professionals throughout Florida. He has prosecuted or defended (as lead or co-lead) over 100 complex, multi-party, construction defect claims during his legal career. He has been recognized by peer-reviewed listings such as Best Lawyers in America, Florida Super Lawyers, and Florida Trend’s Florida Legal Elite.
Mr. Rodgers-da Cruz received his Juris Doctor from the University of Miami School of Law. He is also member of the American Bar Association Forum on the Construction Industry and a Steering Committee Member for Division 1 – Litigation and Dispute Resolution.
The CLSA is an invitation-only international honorary association composed of preeminent lawyers specializing in construction law and related fields. Fellowship is limited and selective, with lawyers being invited into Fellowship upon a proven record of excellence and accomplishment in construction law at both the trial and appellate levels. Lawyers nominated or selected may be in any discipline in the construction law arena, including contract specialization, negotiations, litigation, arbitration, appellate and/or surety law, but who have in addition superior ethical reputations. The CLSA seeks a high level of diversity in its selection process. Fellows are generally at the partner or shareholder level, or are independent practitioners with recognized advanced status among their peers. The CLSA is dedicated to promoting superior advocacy and ethical standards in construction law and fostering a scholarly and advanced exchange of ideas in all practices related to the specialty.