Thomas J. Madigan

Thomas J. Madigan


Pittsburgh, PA
  • Obtained summary dismissal of claims against contractor in $15 million groundwater contamination and property damage case arising from leakage of containment pit at natural gas well site
  • Obtained favorable result for university in trial on contractor claims exceeding $4 million on $15 million renovation of administration building, and defended result on appeal to Commonwealth Court
  • Represented owner in litigation and obtained favorable settlement of contractor claims for delay and additional costs due to errors in design documents on $50 million student recreation and intramural athletic facility. Settlement involved a complicated liquidating and claim
  • Represented construction management joint venture in multiple lawsuits arising from $112 million multi-prime contract state prison project involving in excess of $15 million in claims by eight prime contractors
  • Obtained summary judgment on behalf of construction management joint venture in lawsuit arising from $117 million university sports arena project involving in excess of $25 million in claims
  • Represented construction manager and obtained favorable settlement in litigation arising from $50 million sewage treatment plant project
  • Obtained award on summary judgment in excess of $750,000 in favor of manufacturer against intermediate supplier for breach of contract, breach of personal guaranty and fraud, and successfully prosecuted fraudulent conveyance actions against related entities, collecting on judgment, plus attorneys fees and costs, totaling $1 million
  • Represented design engineer in dispute with regional transit authority involving cost overruns and alleged design errors and omissions in major urban transit project, resulting in settlement involving withdrawal of E&O claims and payment to engineer of approximately 95 percent of claimed overrun
  • Represented window and door manufacturer in litigation on major commercial, institutional, and residential developments throughout United States
  • Represented NHL franchise and development authority in defending against bid protests on construction of new arena