C. John Scheef, III

C. John Scheef, III: Attorney with Scheef & Stone, L.L.P. AV stamp icon
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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.

Areas of Practice (5)

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Construction Law
  • Consumer Litigation
  • Business Law
  • Business Litigation

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
(214) 472-2114  Phone
(214) 472-2150  Fax
University Attended:
Texas A & M University, B.B.A., Marketing, magna cum laude
Law School Attended:
Southern Methodist University, J.D., 1985
Year of First Admission:
U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit and U.S. District Court, Northern and Eastern Districts of Texas; 1985, Texas
• Member, State Bar of Texas (Council Member, State Bar of Texas Construction Law Section, 2005 to 2008)
• Member, Dallas Bar Association (Chairman, Construction Law Section, Dallas Bar Association, 2002).

Peer Reviews

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Frisco, Texas

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