J.D., Southern Methodist University School of Law, 1985
B. A., (magna cum laude), Texas A&M, 1981
Named "Texas Super Lawyer" by Thomson Reuters, 2003 - 2016.
AV rated, Martindale-Hubbell.
Recognized as one of the 2013 Top Rated Lawyers in Commercial Litigation Law by The American Lawyer, Corporate Counsel, Martindale Hubbell, and National Law Journal.
Selected as one of Texas' Top Rated Lawyers for 2014 in Business and Commercial Litigation by Legal Leaders Magazine.
Mr. Scheef’s reputation for unparalleled advocacy in federal and state courts assists his clients with commercial litigation, construction law and construction litigation. He serves as a primary advisor and outside general counsel to clients as they make decisions regarding development projects, works to resolve disputes and negotiates business arrangements for clients on their behalf. He works closely with his clients on matters including breach of contract and risk management, litigation avoidance, representation in disputes over payment and lack of payment, time frame for completion of projects and defects and problems occurring after completion of a project. In addition, he works with clients during negotiations and advises his clients during various phases of construction projects. Mr. Scheef ‘s impressive technical background and resources help him to evaluate his clients’ needs and remedies under the law.
Mr. Scheef assists clients in the day to day disputes that arise in the construction industry. He works routinely with governmental entities, architects, general contractors and subcontractors in the areas of contract disputes, delay claims and claims of construction defect.
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Ph (214) 472-2100
Fx (214) 472-2150
2600 Network Boulevard
Frisco, Texas 75034