Construction Law and Litigation

/Construction Law and Litigation
Construction Law and Litigation 2017-01-02T17:00:47+00:00

Jardim, Meisner & Susser’s Construction Law Practice Group has a well-regarded knowledge of the construction industry and experience effectively protecting the interests of its clients. The firm has handled numerous and varied construction-related cases, many involving extremely complex issues with a multitude of defendants and scores of construction defects. Our construction attorneys represent clients in both transactions and disputes ranging from single and multifamily dwellings to large commercial buildings, planned unit developments, and retail, industrial and governmental projects.

Areas of Specialized Knowledge

The firm prides itself on careful, upfront analysis of complicated delay claims in order to identify a client’s potential exposure. Our Construction Law Practice Group has deep experience in the representation of property owners, developers, homeowners, design professionals, materials manufacturers, contractors and subcontractors in connection with construction of high-rise and other residential developments, condominium conversions of older rental properties, commercial property, mixed-use projects, and governmental buildings. Among the issues we handle are:

  • Construction defects and deficiencies related to residential and commercial construction, including roofing defects, water intrusion, and structural life safety
  • Construction delays
  • Liens
  • Hurricane recovery and rebuilding
  • Insurance coverage disputes, including negotiation and resolution of insurance claims related to rebuilding
  • Mold and mildew claims
  • Construction contracts and related documents, including loan documentation

The construction industry is dynamic, challenging and competitive, and it demands a special kind of lawyer. Because of our experience and comprehensive knowledge of the industry and our understanding of the entire construction process, our construction attorneys have deep insight into the complex issues associated with a wide array of construction projects. This enables Jardim, Meisner & Susser’s construction attorneys to work proactively with clients to help them avoid costly problems and limit risk should uncontrollable problems arise.