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Hinckley Allen Partner Timothy T. Corey Named Best Lawyers’ Litigation-Construction “Lawyer of the Year”

Tim Corey has been named Lawyer of the Year in Litigation-Construction (Hartford, CT), by Best Lawyers, 2014.  

Tim has successfully recovered multi-millions of dollars in damages for his clients across the United States. Focusing in Construction and Commercial Litigation, he has successfully represented high-profile, international clients, including: top ENR contractors, a major pharmaceutical corporation, a world leader in energy plant construction, and many of the world’s leading surety companies.

Tim’s legal counsel has also proved successful for general contractors and sureties in arbitration and mediation, and in federal and state court. He has arbitrated, tried, or litigated cases nationwide in major metropolitan markets including Manhattan, Brooklyn, Louisville, Boston, and Jackson. Tim is the former Chair of the Connecticut Bar Association Construction Law Section.

His many professional accomplishments include the expansion of the law regarding a Connecticut contractor’s recovery under the “Eichleay Formula” for suspension of work claims before the Board of Contract Appeals and the Federal Circuit Court of Appeals. An in-demand panelist and speaker, Tim has presented programs and seminars on emerging trends and changes in construction and surety law. As a keynote speaker, he has lectured at the Connecticut Bar Association, the National Association of Credit Managers, and the Cambridge Institute in Massachusetts.

Best Lawyers, which compiles annual listings of outstanding lawyers through a rigorous peer-review process, selects a single lawyer in each specialty in each community to honor as the “Lawyer of the Year.”  These lawyers have received particularly high ratings by earning a high level of respect among their peers for their abilities, professionalism, and integrity.

Hinckley Allen provides a full range of legal services and pragmatic business advice to clients throughout the northeast. With offices in Albany, Boston, Concord, Hartford, New York and Providence, our team of lawyers provide legal counsel and in-depth industry knowledge in practice areas such as corporate, construction, litigation, real estate, and trust and estates law.