Michael Egan is a Senior Member of the firm in the Atlanta office where he is a member of the Construction Service Group. His practice involves counseling owners, architects, sureties, construction product manufacturers, and builders on matters including design, finance, building, and fidelity and surety disputes. Michael is a member of the American Bar Association's Fidelity and Surety Committee on the Construction Industry.
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Chapter Seven: The Indemnity Agreement and the Handling of Surety Claims
The Surety's Indemnity Agreement, Law & Practice 2d Edition (2008)
Owner Defenses to Lien Claims and Removal of Invalid Liens
Construction Mechanics' and Materialmen's Liens, Georgia Institute of Continuing Legal Education, Atlanta, May 2007
Practical Implications of Bankruptcy on the Parties Rights in a Construction Contract
The Construction Lawyer, Vol. 22:2, Spring 2002
Defending a Mechanics Lien Foreclosure Action
Construction Mechanics' and Materialmens' Liens, Georgia Institute of Continuing Education, Atlanta, May 2001
Construction Claims Against Public Payment Bonds
Construction Mechanics' and Materialmen's Liens, Georgia Institute of Continuing Legal Education, Atlanta, May 2000
Carter Center, Board of Councilors
L'Alliance Francaise of Atlanta, Board Member and Vice President
Urban Recipe Food Bank, Volunteer
Prior to joining Stites, Mike was a founder of a litigation and corporate firm based in Atlanta, Georgia whose attorneys joined Stites & Harbison. He has written and lectured on a number of construction law issues.
Mike served in the United States Army, beginning as a Private and eventually becoming a Captain in the JAG Corps, Army National Guard. After law school, he became the law clerk to Honorable Wilbur D. Owens, Jr. and Honorable W.A. Bootle, Judges of the United States District Court for the Middle District of Georgia. Mike also has served as a pro bono attorney for the Atlanta Bar Association and for the Atlanta Volunteer Lawyers Association. He has been certified by the French Ministry of Education at Level B2 Proficiency in French, the level necessary to be admitted to French Universities. He is on the Board of Directors of L'Alliance Fracaise, a French cultural center and school in Atlanta.
Martindale-Hubbell® AV-Preeminent® Peer Review Rated
Best Lawyers in America® (2016)
Georgia Super Lawyers®(2004-15)
Law360 (January 24, 2022, 1:17 PM EST) -- Stites & Harbison PLLC has added 12 Copeland Stair Kingma & Lovell LLP attorneys and all seven of Owen Gleaton Egan Jones & Sweeney LLP's attorneys to its Atlanta office, the firm recently announced.