Basic Information on Suraj A. Vyas


Education

University of Baltimore
J.D., 2017

University of Maryland, Baltimore County
B.S., Water Resources Management & Policy, 2014 (Minor in Psychology)

Certifications

Trained & Certified Mediator
Mediation Matters & The Maryland Court System

Maryland Notary Public
Maryland Office of the Secretary of State

WPL Publishing Certified Construction Lawyer
WPL Publishing Co. Inc.

HONORS & AWARDS

2019 Rising Stars List Selection
Super Lawyers

2018 Clients' Choice Award
Avvo

International Conference on International and Domestic Arbitration Honorary Speaker
Indian Institution of Technical Arbitrators

Presidential Award for Community Service
President's Council on Service and Civic Participation in Washington, D.C.

Criminal Moot Court Competition Judge
John J. Gibbons Criminal Moot Court Competition

National Appellate Advocacy Moot Court Competitor & Team Liaison
National Appellate Advocacy Moot Court Competition

Symposium Editor & Staff Editor
University of Baltimore Journal of Land and Development

AFFILIATED PROGRAMS

• American Bar Association
• Maryland State Bar Association
• Bar Association of Baltimore City
• Baltimore County Bar Association
• Howard County Bar Association
• American Association for Justice
• Maryland Association for Justice
• Indian Institute of Technical Arbitrators

Publications

• Fairness and Justice The Role of the Courts in Indian and American Arbitration, Author
• University of Baltimore Journal of Land and Development Spring 2017 Edition, Editor
• University of Baltimore Journal of Land and Development Fall 2016 Edition, Editor
• Baltimore’s Port Covington Redevelopment Project, Author
• University of Baltimore Journal of Land and Development Spring 2016 Edition, Editor
• University of Baltimore Journal of Land and Development Fall 2015 Edition, Editor
• Laws for Engineers, Published by Pro-Care, 2014 (2nd Ed 2015), Researcher
• Solving the Point-Source Pollution Problem in the Chesapeake Bay and the Ganga RiverAuthor

Languages

• Gujarati
• English
• Hindi
• Spanish


Select Cases Handled by Suraj A. Vyas


Arenas v. Extra Space Storage, Inc.
For the destruction of property due to mold growth in a storage facility unit.

Green v. City of Baltimore
For the construction of a wall surrounding a car port.

Samar Constructions vs. Bank of Baroda
For the construction of the Bank of Baroda main office.

Shapoorji & Pallonji Company Ltd. vs. Saamya Biotech Ltd.
For the construction of the proposed S. P. Biotechnology Park at Gennome Valley in Hyderabad, India.

Afcons Infrastructure Ltd. Vs.  Mazagon Dock Ltd.
For the extension of a slipway.

Ravi Builders vs. Gammon India Ltd.
For the contraction for R.C.C sumps at different locations for Surendranagar District Water Supply Scheme.

McNally Bharat Engineering Company Ltd. Vs. Mormugao Port Trust
For the design, manufacturing, supplying, assembly, erection, testing and commissioning of Electro Mechanical Gantry Type Unloaders (GBUs) to replace existing GBUs.

Enercon Ltd. Vs. New Consolidated Construction Company Ltd.
For the construction of the Enercon main office.

Jog-Shirke vs. Mumbai JNPT Port Road Company Ltd.
For the development of adequate road connectivity to JNPT II MH.

Thakur Mhatre Unity vs. Mumbai JNPT Port Road Company Ltd.
For the work of extending NH-4 and NH-4B to four lanes in the State of Maharashtra, India.

Prakash-Atlanta vs. National Highways Authority of India
For the construction of segment of Lucknow Bypass joining NH-25 and NH-28 via NH-56 passing through Lucknow City, Uttar Pradesh, India.

North Karnataka Expressway Ltd. Vs. National Highway Authority of India
Partnership Dispute.

SKEC-Dodsal Venture vs. National Highway Authority of India
Surat – Manor Tollway Project extension from 263.400 km to 343.00 km.

Edifice Developers & Project Engineers Ltd. Vs.  Essar Projects Ltd.
For the construction Of Plant ‘C’ Building for EOL Refinery at Jamnagar, India.

R. M. Choksi & Ors. Vs. J. K. Dholakia & Ors.
For the widening to four lanes and strengthening of existing two lane carriageway from 515.00 km to 592.240 km (Belgaum - Maharastra Border Section) on NH-4 in the State of Karnataka, India.


Select Speaking Opportunities by Suraj A. Vyas


Professional

  • Association of Engineers and Builders

  • Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport

  • GVK

  • McNally Bharat Engineering

  • Panchshil Realty

Educational

  • Glenelg Country School

  • Gujarat Institute of Civil Engineers

  • Indian Institute of Technology Bombay

  • University of Baltimore

  • University of Maryland, Baltimore County

Opening Presentations

  • Former Chief Justice of India G. B. Patnaik

  • Former Chief Justice of Madras High Court K. A. Swami