Ed Everitt

Ed Everitt

General Counsel


Ed joined Neel-Schaffer in 2018 and serves as General Counsel for the firm.

Ed has practiced law for more than a decade, including five years in construction litigation for one of the preeminent law firms in the Southeast, and seven years as in-house Counsel for one of the nation’s largest construction firms.

In addition to a JD from the University of Mississippi, Ed earned a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering from Mississippi State University, and he worked for two years for a consulting engineering firm prior to attending law school.

Ed has extensive experience in the areas of construction law, risk management, contract review and negotiation, risk avoidance, business entity formation and management, construction and engineering license management, and mergers and acquisitions.

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