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    Balfour Beatty Names DeLoach Division Counsel, Smith Marketing Director in Florida

    August 08, 2018


    ORLANDO, Fla. – Balfour Beatty has named Earnest DeLoach division counsel for its U.S. buildings operations in Florida. The company has also promoted Haley Smith to marketing director supporting U.S. buildings operations in Florida.
     
    As division counsel, DeLoach is responsible for providing legal counsel, supporting business operations, and managing transactions, compliance and general risk for Balfour Beatty’s buildings operations across Florida. DeLoach brings nearly 20 years of experience as a commercial construction attorney and business advisor to some of the country’s most recognized companies, including Ford Motor Co., Walt Disney World and American Express.
     
    DeLoach is a graduate of University of Miami with a bachelor’s degree in international studies and earned his law degree from Florida State University College of Law. He is currently authorized to practice in all state and federal courts in Florida, the 11th Circuit Federal Court of Appeals and the United States Supreme Court.
     
    Since joining Balfour Beatty in 2007, Smith has served in various work winning roles from marketing and communications to supporting national business development efforts. In her new role, she provides leadership and oversight of Florida’s marketing team, supporting the overall work winning strategy, branding and communications for Florida operations.
     
    Smith is a graduate of Radford University with a bachelor’s degree in communication, and earned a Master of Business Administration from Belmont University.