Christina Craddock and David Harris featured in the Daily Report

By July 9, 2009 Articles

BKB attorneys Christina Craddock and David Harris were featured on the cover of the July 9, 2009 issue of the Fulton County Daily Report as a result of the $129 Million verdict they obtained for Arch Insurance Company in the United Stated District Court for the Southern District of Georgia. BKB successfully represented Arch in an indemnification action against Douglas Asphalt Company, once one of the largest road building contractors in Georgia, and its individual owners for payments made under performance and payment bonds after Douglas Asphalt Company was declared in default on thirty-five (35) projects.

BKB has a significant surety practice, with several attorneys engaged primarily in representing companies writing surety bonds. Jack Burch, Greg Veal, Tim Burson, Christina Craddock, Bobbie Ann Henderson, Randy Bryant and David Harris handle every aspect of legal concern for sureties, including investigation of questionable claims, responding to claimants and obligees upon initial receipt of claim, negotiating and drafting completion, takeover, and tender agreements, working with owners, subcontractors and supplies to address claims in an effort to avoid suit, mediating, arbitrating, or litigating matters in dispute, pursuing and collecting indemnity, negotiating and drafting completion, takeover, and tender agreements, and generally advising sureties about their rights and duties. BKB also has the expertise to assist with matters involving the bankruptcy courts and state regulatory agencies.