Bowles Rice Welcomes Attorney Brad Mellor to Southpointe Office

June 18, 2018

Charleston, West Virginia – Bowles Rice is pleased to announce that attorney Brad Mellor has joined the firm’s Southpointe, Pennsylvania office.  Admitted to practice in Pennsylvania and Ohio, Mellor brings 30 years of experience to the firm’s Construction Law Team.

Mellor advises clients through every phase of a construction project, from conceptual design and planning to project closeout and warranty claims. His experience includes contract preparation and negotiation, contract enforcement through litigation or arbitration and dispute avoidance and resolution.

“We are very excited to welcome Brad Mellor to Bowles Rice,” said Tom Heywood, the firm’s Managing Partner. “Brad’s knowledge, experience and deep ties to the area allow us to further develop our construction law work while reinforcing our commitment to clients and communities throughout western Pennsylvania and beyond.” 

Mellor has worked on numerous projects ranging from major industrial and utility jobs to highway and bridge work, commercial buildings, schools, hospitals and residential construction. He has worked on projects, contracts and disputes in more than 20 states, Canada and Puerto Rico.

An arbitrator on the American Arbitration Association’s Construction Mega Project Panel, Mellor also handles industry mediations, both privately and through the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania.

Mellor has an AV rating with Martindale-Hubbell and is recognized in Construction Law by Best Lawyers in America (since 2009) and Super Lawyers (since 2006).


Bowles Rice is a full-service law firm with 110 attorneys serving clients from seven offices located in Charleston, Martinsburg, Morgantown, Parkersburg and Wheeling, West Virginia; Southpointe, Pennsylvania; and Winchester, Virginia.