Jacqueline Greenberg Vogt

Jacqueline Greenberg Vogt

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Jacqueline Greenberg Vogt has more than 20 years of experience in construction law and concentrates on construction contracting and litigation. She regularly assists clients from the initial conception and project delivery planning stages through the negotiation of contracts and bid preparation and has experience resolving all types of construction disputes. She has litigated payment disputes, lien claims, claims of defective design and construction, complex delay claims, indemnity claims, personal injury claims, labor and employment issues, default and convenience terminations, and claims against surety bonds and construction insurance policies as well as creditor’s rights and bankruptcy issues in the construction arena. She has tried cases to state courts, administrative tribunals and arbitration panels.

Jacqueline has been given an AV rating from Martindale-Hubbell.

Concentrations

  • Construction contracts, law and litigation
  • Employment law and litigation
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Capabilities

Experience

  • Representation of an international investment firm in connection with construction of a $200 million ethanol plant. The construction project resulted in disputes and complex arbitration proceedings with the design/build contractor involving lien claims and claims of defective design, defective construction, unforeseen site conditions and project delays.
  • Representation of a lender to an environmentally-sensitive property in litigation with the general contractor and design engineer of an environmental remediation project, involving claims of defective design, defective construction and contractor payment and lien claims.
  • Representation of the Dormitory Authority of the State of New York in litigations arising from public construction projects.
  • Advised major contractor on project closeout issues with respect to its role as Project Manager overseeing multiple contractors working on the NYC Rapid Repair Program which provided temporary repairs to restore heat, power and hot water to residences in NYC damaged by Hurricane Sandy.
  • Counsel to school board defending claims of wrongful termination by contractor and delay claims by co-prime contractors.
  • Counsel to developers of a luxury townhome community defending claims of construction defects.
  • Counsel to owners of an industrial processing plant defending delay claims by contractor and prosecuting construction defect claims against it.
  • Counsel to general contractor in AAA arbitration against school board for delay damages resulting from another contractor's delays during school construction project.
  • Counsel to school board asserting claims against defaulted contractor's surety bond.
  • Counsel to telecommunications company in construction delays/defect dispute with contractor over upgrades to an existing facility.
  • Counsel to school board in major capital projects to expand and renovate schools.

Published and Reported Decisions

  • D&D Associates, Inc. v. Board of Education of North Plainfield, 552 Fed. Appx. 110 (C.A.3 (N.J.) 2014)
  • D&D Associates, Inc. v. Board of Education of North Plainfield, 2012 WL 3526969 (D.N.J. 2012)
  • D&D Associates, Inc. v. Board of Education of North Plainfield, 2012 WL 1079583 (D.N.J. 2012)
  • D&D Associates, Inc. v. Board of Education of North Plainfield, 2011 WL 1871110 (D.N.J. 2011)
  • D&D Associates, Inc. v. Board of Education of North Plainfield, 2009 WL 904054 (D.N.J. 2009)
  • Swepco Tube LLC v. Local 427, 2008 WL 746670 (D.N.J. 2008)
  • D&D Associates, Inc. v. Board of Education of North Plainfield, 2007 WL 4554208 (D.N.J. 2007)
  • D&D Associates, Inc. v. Board of Education of North Plainfield, 2007 WL 1791263 (D.N.J. 2007)
  • D&D Associates, Inc. v. Board of Education of North Plainfield, 2007 WL 1234933 (D.N.J. 2007)
  • D&D Associates, Inc. v. Board of Education of North Plainfield, 2006 WL 1644742 (D.N.J. 2006)
  • D&D Associates, Inc. v. Board of Education of North Plainfield, 2005 WL 2416967 (D.N.J. 2005)
  • DiGiorgio Corp. v. Mendez and Co. Inc., 230 F. Supp. 2d 552 (D.N.J. 2002)
  • Hollus v. Amtrak Northeast Corridor, 937 F.Supp. 1110 (D.N.J. 1996)
  • Resolution Trust Corp. v. Moskowitz, 868 F. Supp. 634 (D.N.J. 1994)
  • Resolution Trust Corp. v. Moskowitz, 1994 (D.N.J. 1994)

Recognition & Leadership

  • Team Member, U.S. News - Best Lawyers®, Best Law Firms Edition, "Law Firm of the Year," Real Estate - Litigation, 2017
  • Member, Winning Team, New Jersey Law Journal’s "General Litigation Department of the Year" award, 2013
  • Team Member, Lexology’s Client Choice Award USA & Canada, United States: New Jersey, 2013
  • Team Member, a Law360 "Employment Practice Group of the Year," 2011 & 2013
  • Rated, AV Preeminent® 5.0 out of 5

AV®, AV Preeminent®, Martindale-Hubbell DistinguishedSM and Martindale-Hubbell NotableSM are certification marks used under license in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell® certification procedures, standards and policies.

  • Trustee, Essex County Bar Association, 2000-2009
  • Board Member, Rutgers School of Law - Newark, Alumni Board, 2011-2013
  • Member, Association of the Federal Bar of New Jersey
  • Chair, Steering Committee, Lake Valhalla Club, Montville, NJ, 2016-2017
  • Assistant Coach – Montville Baseball and Softball Association, Montville, NJ
  • Co-Chair, After School Enrichment Committee, William Mason School, Montville, NJ, 2011-2017
  • Chair, Cultural Arts Committee, William Mason School, Montville, NJ
  • Member, Valhalla Civic Association, Montville, NJ
  • Master, The Justice William J. Brennan, Jr. Inn of the American Inns of Court
  • Member, Morris County Mothers of Twins Club  

Credentials

Education
  • J.D., Rutgers School of Law - Newark, 1992
    • Articles Editor, Rutgers Computer and Technology Law Journal
    • Finalist, Moot Court Competition, 1991
    • Member, National Moot Court Team, 1991-92
  • B.S., with highest honors, Skidmore College, 1988
Clerkships
  • Hon. Serena Perretti, J.S.C. of the Superior Court of New Jersey
Admissions
  • New Jersey
  • New York
  • Pennsylvania
  • Supreme Court of the United States
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit
  • U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania
  • U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania
  • U.S. District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of New York