No matter what the type of organization, playing an active role in the political decision-making process and policy formation is no longer a luxury—it is an imperative.
A coronavirus pandemic (or even the threat of such a pandemic) could easily make it more difficult for parties to perform their obligations under many types of contracts—especially contracts requiring travel or involving the delivery of goods and services. In the event that one of the parties to a contract can’t perform as a result of an actual or potential coronavirus outbreak, would the doctrine of force majeure allow them to suspend their performance or terminate the contract?
With a knack for highly technical construction issues, Chloe Mickel has assisted a wide variety of construction professionals in resolving disputes.
Chloe started her legal career representing subcontractors and material suppliers in New Jersey and New York. Thereafter, she was an associate at a Denver-area litigation firm where she focused on defending architects and engineers against complex design defect claims. Chloe’s practice at Brownstein focuses on representation of owners, design professionals, and contractors from project conception through the completion.
She has litigated claims involving a wide array of legal issues including breach of contract, design and construction defects, mechanic’s liens, bid protests and award disputes, delays, and property damage. As a LEED Green Associate, Chloe has a thorough understanding of sustainable design, construction, and operations.
Board Member, Denver Urban Gardens
Adams County Building Code Board of Appeals
Colorado Bar Association
American Bar Association – Forum on Construction Law
U.S. Green Building Council Colorado