Tarik M. Kershah

Associate

Biography
Tarik Kershah represents public and private owners on a variety of construction law matters, including construction design and defect litigation, mechanics’ liens and insurance coverage disputes.

Before joining Bricker & Eckler in 2013, Tarik spent the preceding five years as a litigation associate for a Chicago-based real estate and construction litigation firm. In addition to his construction experience, Tarik has represented businesses in a variety of commercial litigation matters.

Tarik previously served as an extern for the Honorable Michael H. Watson of the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Ohio.

Presentations & Published Works
  • Speaker, “Specific Claims – Defective and Nonconforming Work,” 13th Annual Top Gun Construction Claims Seminar, November 2015
  • Speaker, “Dispute Resolution,” 13th Annual Top Gun Construction Claims Seminar, November 2015
  • Speaker, “Overview of Bidding for Public Construction Contracts and Other Procurement Options,” 7th Annual Selecting Project Delivery Models and Bidding for Public Construction Contracts in Ohio, May 2015
  • Speaker, "Electrical Construction Legal Issues," The Adequate Wiring Committee of The Miami Valley Seminar, January 2015
  • Speaker, "Owner Claims: Addressing Defective Work," Top Gun Construction Claims Seminar, November 2014
  • Speaker, "Using Mediation to Resolve a Construction Dispute," Top Gun Construction Claims Seminar, November 2014
  • Speaker, "Overview of Bidding for Public Construction Contracts," 6th Annual Selecting Project Delivery Models and Bidding for Public Construction Contracts in Ohio Seminar, May 2014
  • Speaker, “Construction Problems: Change Orders, Claims, and Mechanics’ Liens,” BASA School Facilities Conference, March 2014
  • Speaker, “Owners Claims: Addressing Defective Work,” Top Gun Construction Claims Seminar, November 2013
  • Speaker, “Construction Contracting 101,” The Builders Exchange of Central Ohio, September 2013
Bar Admissions & Activities
  • Admitted, State of Ohio; State of Illinois
  • Admitted, U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois; U.S. District Court, Northern and Southern Districts of Ohio
Education
  • Capital University (J.D., cum laude, 2007); Order of the Curia; Trustee’s Merit Scholarship
  • Ohio University (B.B.A., finance and management information systems, 2002)
Insights & Resources
Experience