Philadelphia, PA (PressExposure) September 06, 2011 -- Henry F. "Butch" Acchione, Jr., a renowned construction professional, joins Obermayer Rebmann Maxwell & Hippel LLP's Litigation Department as of counsel. Acchione offers over 40 years of diverse experience in the construction industry. In addition to being a lawyer, Acchione is a registered professional engineer in New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Delaware, and Maryland. His legal practice focuses on construction law. Further, Acchione serves as an expert witness in construction-related matters.
Acchione received his Bachelor and Master degrees in Civil Engineering from Villanova University. He was awarded his Juris Doctor from The Delaware Law School of Widener university.
The major portion of Acchione's extensive career concentrated on the engineering, design, construction and program construction management industry, where he rose from the position of project engineer to president and CEO. For 20 years, Acchione was president of Acchione & Canuso, Inc., a heavy and highway construction company which engaged in the construction of numerous diversified projects including highways, bridges, railroads, airports, tunnels and dams.
Acchione's career highlights include:
- Directing sophisticated, multi-million dollar construction projects.
- Managing hundreds of millions of dollars in construction claims, disputes and litigation.
- Providing expert witness testimony before local, state and federal courts.
- Establishing successful and profitable construction consulting practices.
- Developing revenue streams from the establishment of long-term relationships.
Acchione serves on local boards and has been a member of many professional organizations. He has served on industry panels and has presented many seminars. He was an adjunct professor at Drexel University teaching surveying.
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