Jessica Hardy provides legal advice on and litigates construction and business matters. She principally represents construction professionals including architects, engineers, owners, and developers.
Jessica advises clients on every aspect of a project and the design and construction industry including contracting, risk-mitigation, guidance to resolve project issues, non-litigated claims, mediation, litigation, and arbitration. She also performs architectural and engineering contract negotiations and drafting.
Jessica also presents design and construction-industry courses on design and construction-related issues. Jessica previously practiced in architecture firms for six years, and now applies her first-hand experience in the design and construction industry to representing her clients.
Jefferson Society of Architect-Lawyers
State Bar of Texas, Construction Law Section
Dallas Chapter of American Institute of Architects – Dallas Chapter, Associate Member
Dallas Bar Association, Construction Law Section
American Institute of Architects, Associate Member
City of Irving, Texas, Board of Zoning Adjustments & Appeals (2013 – 2020)
State Bar Licenses
- Presenter, HalfMoon Education on Current Issues in Interior Design and Navigating the New AIA B152-2019 (September 2020)
- Presenter, HalfMoon Education on Laws for Texas Architects and Complying with the Rules and Regulations Concerning the Practice of Architecture (June 2020)
- Panelist, AIA Dallas Codes & Standards Committee presentation to AIA Dallas on Texas House Bill 2439 (August 2019)
- Presenter, AIA Dallas Codes & Standards Committee presentation to AIA Dallas on the Texas Anti-Indemnity Act (April 2017)