Michael T. Rogers

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Construction Litigation Attorney in New York, NY

Wasserman Grubin & Rogers, LLP
1700 Broadway, 16th Floor
New York, NY 10019
Phone: 212-271-9880
Fax: 212-956-5255
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2007 - 2021
Licensed Since: 1987
Practice Areas: Construction Litigation: Business (50%), Alternative Dispute Resolution (20%), General Litigation (20%), Business Litigation (10%)
Attorney Profile

Focusing his practice primarily on construction law and related matters, Michael T. Rogers is a partner at Wasserman Grubin & Rogers, L.L.P. From the firm’s offices in New York City, he represents business and individual clients throughout all five boroughs as well as in Nassau and Suffolk counties and parts of New Jersey. Mr. Rogers has been admitted to practice in New York since 1987, and he is also admitted to practice in Connecticut as well as before the U.S. District Courts for the Eastern and Southern Districts of New York, the U.S. Court of Federal Claims, and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 2nd Circuit.

Mr. Rogers has represented just about every type of participant in construction projects, including contractors, developers, owners, architects and other design professionals, equipment suppliers, and tradespersons. His work has encompassed the preparation and review of a variety of contracts that involve all of those parties. When disputes have arisen, as is quite common in this particular industry, Mr. Rogers has advocated on behalf of both plaintiffs and defendants in court as well as in mediation sessions and before arbitration panels.

Outside of the construction area, Mr. Rogers has handled a variety of general commercial litigation matters, and he has worked on many types of business transactions. His superior track record in all of his practice areas has earned him an AV Preeminent* peer review rating through Martindale-Hubbell along with many other awards and honors. A New York native, Mr. Rogers attended The State University of New York and received a Bachelor of Science summa cum laude in 1982. He then obtained his legal education at St. John’s University School of Law, graduating with his Juris Doctor in 1986.

*AV®, AV Preeminent®, Martindale-Hubbell Distinguished and Martindale-Hubbell Notable are certification marks used under license in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell® is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the anonymous opinions of members of the bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Rating™ fall into two categories – legal ability and general ethical standards.

Practice Areas
  • 50%Construction Litigation: Business
  • 20%Alternative Dispute Resolution
  • 20%General Litigation
  • 10%Business Litigation

Selections

15 Years Super Lawyers
  • Super Lawyers: 2007 - 2021

About Michael T. Rogers

Admitted: 1987, Connecticut

Professional Webpage: https://www.wgrlaw.com/attorney/michael-t-rogers/

Educational Background

  • State University of New York College, B.S., summa cum laude, 1982

Honors/Awards

  • AV Rated, Martindale-Hubbell
  • Construction Litigation, New York Super Lawyers

Bar/Professional Activity

  • U.S. Court of Federal Claims
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of New York
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 2nd Circuit
  • Connecticut
  • New York
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Office Location for Michael T. Rogers

1700 Broadway
16th Floor
New York, NY 10019

Phone: 212-271-9880

Fax: 212-956-5255

Last Updated: 3/17/2021

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