Timothy D. Matheny

Timothy D. Matheny: Attorney with Peckar & Abramson A Professional Corporation AV stamp icon
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Biography

Timothy D. Matheny is Co-Managing Partner of Peckar & Abramson’s Texas offices, resident in the firm’s Dallas location. He focuses his practice on construction disputes and litigation, including all phases of public procurement law, including bid and proposal preparation, contract award controversies, performance-related disputes, and contract claims. Clients value his exceptional legal acumen as well as his results-oriented and no-nonsense approach on important matters that allow companies to advance business growth. He is Board Certified in Construction Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization.

Bio

Mr. Matheny’s experience as a member of the Air Force JAG Corps enables him to provide key advantages to clients who do business with federal, state, and local governmental entities. His experience in government contract matters includes all levels of government, in both formal and informal proceedings before administrative agendas, boards of contract appeals, and litigation in state and federal courts. Mr. Matheny has successfully represented a range of clients, including public owners, high-profile general contractors, as well as specialty trade subcontractors.

Awards and Recognitions

AV Preeminent Rated

Best Lawyers in America

Texas Super Lawyers

Recipient of The Thomas J. Krauska Award for Outstanding Service as a Military Lawyer in Texas - Military Law Section, Texas State Bar, 1991

Publications & Presentations

Public Procurement in Texas, Basic Course in Texas Construction Law, State Bar of Texas Construction Law Section, Dallas, TX (Oct. 2014).

Demolished or Remodeled? An Update on Sovereign Immunity for the Construction Practitioner, Dallas Bar Association, Construction Law Section, Dallas, TX (June 2014).

Use of Construction Manager At-Risk Project Delivery Method in Civil Works Projects, Trinity River Authority Northern Region, Dallas, TX (May 2014).

Legislative Update for SW Region, 10th Annual Design Build Institute of America Southwest Region Conference, Dallas, TX (May 2014).

More Than One Way to Build A Plant - Use of Alternative Project Delivery Methods in Civil Works Projects, Water Environment Association of Texas, North Texas Section Meeting, Euless, TX (Jan. 2014).

Public Contract and Procurement Legislation in Texas, Public Construction Methods and Public Private Partnership Sections, Faculty Member, Lorman Education Services, Dallas, TX (May 2013).

Public Contract and Procurement Legislation in Texas, Public Construction Methods and Public Private Partnership Sections, Faculty Member, Lorman Education Services, Fort Worth, TX (Oct. 2012).

Legislative Update, Design Build Institute of America Southwest Region DFW Chapter Meeting, Dallas, TX (Nov. 2011).

Contract Termination, Basic Course in Texas Construction Law, State Bar of Texas Construction Law Section, Dallas, TX (Nov. 2011).

Legislative Update, 7th Annual Design Build Institute of America Southwest Region Conference, Fort Worth, TX (Apr. 2011).

Contract Termination, Basic Course in Texas Construction Law, State Bar of Texas Construction Law Section, Houston, TX (Oct. 2010).

Public Construction Contracts, Public Contracts and Procurement Regulations in Texas, Faculty Member, Lorman Education Services, Austin, TX (July 2010).

Public Contract and Procurement, Design-Build Legislation in Texas, 2010 Design Build Institute of America Water/Wastewater Conference, Dallas, TX (Apr. 2010).

Small Business Programs, Domestic Preferences and Labor Policies in Federal and State Procurement, 23rd Annual Construction Law Conference, State Bar of Texas Construction Law Section, San Antonio, TX (Feb. 2010).

Prevailing Wage Rates in Construction Contracts, Prevailing Wage Law in Texas, Faculty Member, Lorman Education Services, Dallas, TX (Feb. 2010).

News and Events

Future of the Construction Industry, Dallas

Design Build Institute of America (DBIA) -Southwest Region 15th Annual Conference

Really? Compliance Issues on State and Local Construction Procurements: Impact of Federal and Texas Statutes

Pay it Forward: Social Programs, Preferences, and Incentives for Federal and State Projects

Areas of Practice (4)

  • Construction & Infrastructure
  • Construction Dispute Resolution
  • Government Contracts
  • Surety

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
214.523.5100  Phone
214.521.4601  Fax
www.pecklaw.com/ourpeople/bio/timothy_d._matheny
University Attended:
University of Texas at Arlington, B.A.
Law School Attended:
Army Judge Advocate General School, Charlottesville, Virginia, Master of Laws, Military Law, Minor; University of Tulsa, J.D.
Year of First Admission:
1989
Admission:
District Court for the Western District of Oklahoma; United States Court of Veterans Appeals; District Court for the Northern District of Oklahoma; District Court for the Eastern District of Oklahoma; United Sates Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit; The United States Supreme Court; 1996, Texas; United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit; United States District Court for the Eastern District of Texas; United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit; United States Court of Federal Claims; United States District Court for the Northern District of Texas; United States District Court for the Western District of Texas; 1989, Oklahoma; United States Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces; United States District Court for the Southern District of Texas
Memberships:

Professional Associations

•Dallas Bar Association (Chair - 2013)
•State Bar of Texas (Construction Law Section Council 2008-2010)
•Oklahoma Bar Association
•American Bar Association (Public Contract Law Section)
•Board of Contract Appeals Bar Association
•National Contract Management Association North Texas Chapter (Board Member 2000-2005)
•Construction Financial Management Association DFW Chapter
•Design Build Institute of America Southwest Region (Council member, Chair Legal Committee 2012-Present)
•TEXO Association (Board Member 2016, Member of Government Affairs Committee)

Military:
Lt. Col., U.S. Air Force Reserve, JAG, Retired
Birth Information:
Lawrenceville, Illinois, February 4, 1962
ISLN:
905102380

Peer Reviews

5.0/5.0
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