Construction Law

Sherin and Lodgen's construction attorneys work in the construction industry every day. As a result, we know both the law and the practical side of construction and development projects.

This first-hand, cover-to-cover experience helps our clients overcome legal challenges in a practical and cost-effective way. Our Construction Law Group has earned a reputation for its extensive track record and pragmatic, results-oriented approach to large, complex and sophisticated regional and national projects. For example, our construction team regularly:

  • Drafts and negotiates sophisticated project agreements involving the latest methods of design, finance or construction
  • Provides dispute avoidance and project oversight assistance, and
  • Handles complex multi-party construction litigation, claims and disputes

Our construction lawyers have over 100 years of combined service. We are capable of advising our construction clients on a full range of legal issues:
 

  • Alternative Dispute Resolution
  • Arbitration
  • Bankruptcy (its impact on construction projects)
  • Bond Claims (State and Federal)
  • Changed Condition Claims
  • Claim Preparation and Analysis
  • Contract Disputes
  • Contract Drafting and Negotiation
  • Delay and Disruption Claims
  • Design/Build/Operate Projects
  • Design/Build Projects
  • Design/Engineering Related Claims
  • Dispute Avoidance
  • Dispute Resolution
  • Environmental Law
  • Financing
  • Green Construction/LEED Certification
  • Litigation (State and Federal Courts)
  • Mechanic's Lien(s)
  • Mediation
  • Owner/Contractor Disputes
  • Owner/Designer Disputes
  • Subcontractor/Supplier Disputes

Regardless of how or where we're involved, our construction lawyers are known for being responsive and effective, satisfying their clients' legal needs and advancing and protecting their interests.

Practice Area Co-Chairs

Edward S. Cheng and John C. La Liberte