Stephen M. Reams

Counsel, Stites & Harbison PLLC
Atlanta, Georgia

Steve Reams is of counsel in the Atlanta office of Stites & Harbison PLLC, a Kentucky based law firm with approximately 250 attorneys and offices throughout the southeast. Mr. Reams concentrates his practice on construction law and commercial litigation. He represents Owners, developers, general contractors, and subcontractors in state and federal courts and in alternative dispute resolution processes throughout the United States. His practice also includes drafting and negotiating construction and design contracts and advising parties during projects. He has served as counsel to clients on numerous commercial and design-build construction projects involving retail malls, professional sports stadiums, public housing, hotels, condominiums, medical facilities, government contracts, schools and Native American tribal lands.

Mr. Reams is a frequent lecturer, instructor and writer on construction law topics both nationally and internationally for private, public and military attendees. He has taught the DBIA’s Contracts and Risk Management course numerous times over the past three years. Mr. Reams is a graduate of the University of Notre Dame law school and holds an economics degree from Centre College in Kentucky. He is a member of the bars of Georgia and Florida as well as the federal district courts for the Northern and Middle Districts of Florida and the Northern District of Florida. He is also admitted to practice before the Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals. Mr. Reams also speaks and writes German proficiently.