Lawrence Powers, Esq.
Litigation Department Co-Chair, Hoagland Longo Construction
SESSION 11B: ASLA Contract Documents & Administration Guidelines
Lawrence P. Powers is Co-Chair of the Hoagland Longo Construction Litigation Department. Larry’s practice is focused on handling complex, multi-party construction related professional liability claims and other land use related matters. Larry has served as General Counsel to AIA-New Jersey, the New Jersey Society of Professional Engineers and NJASLA for over 30 years. He regularly represents design professionals in disciplinary matters before the New Jersey State Board of Architects and Landscape Architects. As counsel for NJASLA, he was instrumental in the success of the effort to obtain closely allied professional status and licensure for New Jersey landscape architects. Larry is also an experienced construction arbitrator and mediator. Larry was the author of significant changes to NJSA 45:8-28, signed into law in New Jersey on January 11, 2016. That bill revised the definition of “responsible charge” as it pertains to licensed architects, professional engineers, and land surveyors in order to permit the providing of the supervision of those design professionals by electronic means.