Construction Law

Our attorneys represent all of the participants in the construction process, from public and private owners and their design professionals through developers, contractors, subcontractors and their sureties, to material and equipment suppliers. We regularly handle drafting and negotiation of construction contracts, as well as the prosecution and defense of litigation and arbitration matters related to contract interpretation and administration, extra work, changes, differing site conditions, delays, acceleration, impact, suspension of work, termination for convenience and for default, construction liens, bonds, design and construction defects, warranties, and payment.

We have provided representation and counsel in many different types of construction projects including:

  • Power plants
  • Pollution control facilities
  • Highways, bridges, tunnel and railroad construction
  • Hydroelectric structures
  • Water, sewer, storm sewer and other private and public utility projects
  • Water, seawater and wastewater treatment plants
  • Condominiums, hotels and apartments and resorts
  • Major office buildings
  • Courthouses and jails
  • Schools and university buildings
  • Commercial structures
  • Convention centers and performing art centers
  • Football and baseball stadiums