Chad Van Arnam
Chad J. Van Arnam
Director of Construction Services

200 Public Square
Suite 2800
Cleveland, Ohio 44114

Primary Practices

Chad J. Van Arnam has more than 17 years of experience working collaboratively to deliver well-coordinated and complex projects in commercial markets. As Director of Construction Services for Hahn Loeser, Chad partners with the Firm’s attorneys and clients to execute construction project management and risk management procedures. Chad has experience overseeing projects from the pre-planning phase of  budgeting, bidding, and resource planning, through the construction and turnover phase. He has developed, updated and managed detailed project requirements and control documents, including bids, schedules, budgets, project meeting agendas and minutes, essential tracking logs, and presentation material. Chad’s extensive knowledge of the  project delivery process  allows him to collaborate with Hahn Loeser’s attorneys to ensure  clients take appropriate, preventative measures to mitigate legal troubles during  projects.

Prior to joining Hahn Loeser, Chad served as a Senior Project Manager for Sodexo USA, representing University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center. Chad also served as a Project Manager and Field Operations Manager for Turner Construction, overseeing multiple multi-million dollar construction projects and self-perform field operations.

Professional History

  • Director of Construction Services, Hahn Loeser & Parks LLP, 2023-present.
  • Senior Project Manager, Hahn Loeser & Parks LLP, 2019-2023.
  • Senior Project Manager, Sodexo USA Construction Services, 2018-19.
  • Project Manager, Turner Construction, 2008-17.
  • Part Owner, Van Arnam Bros., 2005-08.
  • Assistant Superintendent, Gatliff Custom Builders, 2003-05.


  • University of Akron, Bachelor of Construction Engineering Technology, 2008

Healthcare Facility Design Professional Certification, ASHRAE.


LEED Accredited.


OSHA 30-Hour.