Construction Law Solutions From Experienced Attorneys
Problems arise in the area of construction law more than most legal areas. From misunderstandings of expectations to an accusation of errors and other issues, it is no surprise when disputes arise in the area of construction law.
At Graves Carley, LLP, our attorneys have a wealth of experience and knowledge in this area of law. We work with construction companies and contractors, as well as property owners — throughout the process. Whenever possible, we work with our clients on the front end, providing contract negotiation, drafting and reviewing to make sure problems are avoided before they start. We also serve clients in mediation and litigation when problems do arise.
Throughout New Orleans and the surrounding parishes of Louisiana, Graves Carley, LLP, is a trusted source for construction law help.
Handling A Range Of Construction Law Matters
Our representation spans the entire spectrum of the construction industry from contractors, subcontractors and construction managers, to owners, architects, engineers, sureties, suppliers, real estate developers and others.
Our attorneys provide a full range of services to our clientele including planning, permitting, financing, negotiating, contract review and drafting, dispute avoidance, personal injury defense, accident investigation and avoidance, mediation, arbitration and litigation. We focus on the legal, contractual and dispute-related issues which arise from each phase of a project’s development. We are regularly engaged in the negotiation and settlement of claims and controversies and the mediation, arbitration or litigation of underlying issues.
Graves Carley, LLP, has experience in handling all types of construction disputes, including delay, disruption and acceleration claims, concealed and latent conditions, design and structural failures, insurance, differing site conditions, surety claims, breach of contract and misrepresentation. Our attorneys have had broad exposure to the construction industry and possess the experience necessary to understand even the most complex issues that may arise.
Trusted Legal Counsel
In addition to our litigation practice, our attorneys provide advice and counseling on a broad range of construction law topics, such as:
- Contract negotiation
- Contract drafting
- Property damage
- Commercial developing
- Insurance coverage
- Construction disputes/design changes/differing site conditions
- Architect-Engineer malpractice
- Alternative dispute resolution (mediation/arbitration)
- Surety/bond issues
- Project documentation
- Delays, scheduling and acceleration
- Project termination
- RFP, proposal, prime contract, subcontract, and purchase order preparation and negotiation
- Project finance documents
- Private works act litigation
- Public works act litigation
- Public-Bid law
Whatever your construction law needs, our lawyers can provide you with sound counsel and advocacy.