Shutts & Bowen LLP is pleased to announce that Erik F. Szabo was recently sworn-in for his third year as an Associate Director on the 2020 Greater Orlando Builders Association (GOBA) Board of Directors. The Installation & Yearly Awards Dinner took place on November 7 at the Amway Center, where the organization installed its elected senior officers and directors for 2020.
Erik, who has served as an Associate Director for GOBA since 2018, was joined at the event by Shutts attorneys Derrick M. Valkenburg and William C. Matthews. Shutts & Bowen sponsored the event, which announced and installed the 2020 President, Board of Directors and Leadership Team and recognized companies and individuals with awards for outstanding contributions.
The Greater Orlando Builders Association (GOBA) is the authority, educator and promoter of the housing and building industry serving more than 700 members. Since 1953, GOBA has served the construction industry in Seminole, Orange and Osceola Counties including its cities. By representing and promoting the building industry, GOBA encourages higher standards of practice through education and by taking a proactive role in the governmental and regulatory activities that impact the construction industry.
About Erik F. Szabo
Erik Szabo is a partner in the Orlando office of Shutts & Bowen LLP, where he is a member of the Construction Litigation Practice Group. He is Florida Bar Board Certified in Construction Law and regularly speaks to audiences pertaining to the Florida Construction Lien Law and construction contracts. Erik has represented individuals and businesses throughout the Central Florida area in construction, real estate, commercial, business, and collections matters. His practice includes residential and commercial construction litigation; construction lien issues; payment and performance bond litigation; construction law issues; construction defect claims; delay claims; change order disputes; subcontractor law issues; contract negotiations; contract preparation, review and revision; contract disputes; commercial litigation; shareholder derivative actions; preparation of operating agreements, asset purchase agreements, non-solicitation agreements, restrictive covenants, employment agreements, and non-compete agreements; commercial real estate; and more. Erik has represented owners, contractors, engineers, architects, design professionals, subcontractors, sub-subcontractors, and material and equipment suppliers throughout the state.