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Daniel M. Drewry
Practice Areas
Construction Law and Litigation
Public Contract Law
Surety Law
Commercial and Business Litigation
Education
Purdue University , B.A., 2000
University of Cincinnati College of Law , J.D., 2003
- University of Cincinnati Law Review
- Ernest Karam Award for Outstanding Academic Achievement, 2001
Bar Admissions
Indiana Supreme and Appellate Courts, 2003
United States District Court, Southern and Northern District, 2003

Daniel M. Drewry is an attorney at Drewry Simmons Vornehm, LLP, where he practices Construction Law, Public Contract Law, Surety Law, and Commercial and Business Litigation. With over twenty attorneys practicing in construction law, Drewry Simmons Vornehm, LLP is recognized as one of the most experienced and preeminent construction law firms in Indiana and throughout the Midwest. Mr. Drewry earned his B.A. from Purdue University, his J.D. from the University of Cincinnati College of Law, and was admitted to the Indiana bar in 2003.

Mr. Drewry represents all participants in the construction industry, including public and private owners, general and prime contractors and subcontractors in all types of project delivery systems and performance and payment disputes, including project delays and impacts, constructive changes, and defaults. Mr. Drewry is a frequent speaker and author for construction trade associations and for the legal community and construction industry. He has written several articles and seminar manuals on a broad range of construction law topics.

Presentations and Publications
Chapter Contributor, “The Annotated Construction Law Glossary”, ABA Forum on the Construction Industry, 2010
Chapter Co-Author, “A Comparison of Standard Forms: The Design-Builder – A/E Contract”, The Design-Build Deskbook, 4th Edition, ABA Forum on the Construction Industry, 2010
Author, “Loss of Productivity Caused by Learning Curves”, ISBA Construction & Surety Law Section Newsletter, 2010
Co-Author, “Drafting and Negotiating the “New” Key Contract Clauses”, ABA Forum on the Construction Industry 2009 Fall Meeting
Author & Lecturer, "The Evolution and Role of BIM in the Construction Process", Lorman Education Services, 2008
Author & Lecturer, "BIM: What is it and why does it matter?", ABC Safety & Education Summit, 2008
Author & Lecturer, "The New AIA 2007 Documents – From a Contractor’s Perspective", ABC-DSV Summer Construction Law Series, 2008
Author & Lecturer, "The Emerging Role of BIM in The Construction Industry – A Legal Perspective", ABC-DSV Summer Construction Law Series, 2008
Co-Author, "Downstream Allocation of Concurrent Delay Damages," Under Construction, ABA Forum on the Construction Industry Newsletter (Three-Part Series: December 2007, March, 2008, June 2008)
Author, "Public Bidding: Standards, Bid Mistakes, Bid Protests", ABC-DSV Construction Law Seminar Series, 2007
Author & Lecturer, "Defective Plans and Specifications", ABC-DSV Construction Law Seminar Series, 2007
Author & Lecturer, "Construction Defects and Failures", ABC-DSV Construction Law Seminar Series, 2008
Contributing Author, Construction Law Issues and Legal News for the NUCA of Indiana News, 2007-2008
Contributing Author, "Hard Hat Case Notes", The Construction Lawyer, 2006
Co-Author, "Competitive Bidding in Indiana, Part One – Bid Mistakes: How and When May A Bidder Be Released From His Bid?", Indiana Construction Cites, ISBA Construction & Surety Law Section Newsletter, 2006
Co-Author, "Competitive Bidding in Indiana, Part Two – Bid Protests: When May an Unsuccessful Bidder Protest the Award?", Indiana Construction Cites, ISBA Construction & Surety Law Section Newsletter, 2006
Author & Lecturer, "Construction Delay Claims", Lorman Education Services, 2006
Memberships
Indianapolis Bar Association
- Litigation Section
Indiana State Bar Association
- Construction & Surety Law Section, Chair of the Publications Committee
- Litigation Section
American Bar Association
- Forum on the Construction Industry, Member, Division 4, Project Delivery Systems Working Committee
- Public Contract Law Section
- TIPS, Fidelity and Surety Law Committee
Construction Litigation Committee, Litigation Section
Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC)
Indiana Subcontractors Association (ISA)
National Utility Contractors Association (NUCA)
Construction Management Association of America, Inc. – Indiana Chapter (CMAA)
- Chair of Professional Development Committee
Construction Financial Management Association (CFMA)
- Education Committee
Indiana Water Environmental Association (IWEA)
- Chapter Counsel
Honors and Recognitions
Indiana Super Lawyers ® Rising Stars, 2009, 2010
Indianapolis Bar Association Bar Leader Series V, 2008