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  • 1.  Joint Venture

    Posted 05-24-2018 09:16
    Hello-

    We are involved in 2 different projects where we submitted for the project as 2 architects spearheading the project.
    In setting up the agreement with the client, what works best - Just one architect on the Owner-Architect Agreement or both listed?
    In setting up the agreement with the other architect, what works best- The AIA Joint Venture contract or one of us is a consultant?
    Also, how do you define work roles in terms of DDs and CDs if percentages are being discussed?

    I can imagine the different risks with each scenario, but if others have similar experience, I would be interested in what works best.
    Thanks

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    Peter Gaito Jr. AIA
    Peter F. Gaito & Associates
    White Plains NY
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