His experience includes representation of owners, contractors, design professionals, suppliers, and sureties in private and publicly-funded projects. He has prosecuted mechanic’s lien claims in ten states and Canada and regularly prosecutes and defends claims for contract funds, change orders, labor inefficiencies, delays, and other direct and indirect costs. In addition, he frequently prepares and revises contracts for domestic and international projects. He has served as both an arbitrator and mediator of construction disputes involving owners, design professionals, and contractors.
Mr. Torrance is Dickie McCamey’s Marketing Director overseeing more than 180 lawyers throughout 11 states and serves on the firm’s Executive Committee.
•AV Preeminent Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell
•The Best Lawyers in America since 2009: Commercial Litigation, Construction Law, and Litigation - Construction
•Pennsylvania Super Lawyers 2011-2018
Presentations & Publications
•“Builder Legal Update: The New Mechanic’s Lien Statute & the Recent Biltrite Decision” (Co-Presenter), Builders Association of Metropolitan Pittsburgh, 4/24/2007
•“ Assignability of Statutory Bad Faith Claims: Pennsylvania Rulings May Have Far-Reaching Consequences ” (Co-Author), Claims Management magazine, Dec. 2014, Issue 12, Vol. 3, 2014 Bad Faith Supplement, p. S-4
•“ Legal Fundamentals in a Growing Economy ” (Author), BreakingGround magazine, July/Aug. 2013, pp. 37-38
•“ Design-Build Procurement in Pennsylvania? - Sometimes ” (Author), BreakingGround magazine, Jan./Feb. 2012, pp. 37-39
•Performance Bond Manual (Contributing Author), American Bar Association, 2006
Bad Faith: Are Statutory Bad Faith Claims Assignable in the Context of Third Party Tort Claims?
Legal Fundamentals in a Growing Economy
Design-Build Procurement in Pennsylvania? - Sometimes.
8/15/2018 Press Releases
Forty-Two Dickie McCamey Lawyers Recognized in the Best Lawyers in America 2019
5/24/2018 Press Releases
DMC’s 2018 Super Lawyers and Rising Stars Selectees
8/15/2017 Press Releases
Thirty-Seven Dickie McCamey Lawyers Recognized in Best Lawyers in America 2018
5/22/2017 Press Releases
Dickie McCamey Applauds Its Super Lawyer and Rising Star Selectees
8/15/2016 Press Releases
Thirty-Eight Dickie McCamey Lawyers Recognized in Best Lawyers in America 2017
8/24/2015 Press Releases
Thirty-Eight Dickie McCamey Lawyers Recognized in Best Lawyers in America 2016
9/15/2014 Press Releases
Thirty-Eight Dickie McCamey Lawyers Recognized in Best Lawyers in America 2015
8/30/2013 Press Releases
Dickie McCamey Applauds Its 42 Best Lawyers in America 2014
6/17/2013 Press Releases
Eighteen Dickie McCamey Attorneys Named to 2013 Pennsylvania Super Lawyers List
1/15/2013 Press Releases
Dickie McCamey Elects New Officers
•American Bar Association ( Fidelity & Surety Law Committee and Forum on Construction Law)
•National Bond Claims Association
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