Our Construction Law Practice Group attorneys have been serving a wide range of clients across the Mid-Atlantic region for decades. With the vast array of experience and subject matter expertise in our construction team, Offit Kurman is equipped to advise construction industry businesses and professionals at all levels. Counted among our clients are contractors, subcontractors, design professionals, interior designers, visual artists, owners, developers, sureties, and insurance companies.
Our construction counsel effectively integrates into our client’s operations and routinely provides general counsel services that include business and project consulting, risk management advice, transactional work, and early dispute resolution.
As part of their day-to-day with construction clients, our lawyers regularly counsel clients on construction related labor and employment matters, prevailing wage questions, licensing, and corporate compliance issues.
Corporate Transactional Work
Our lawyers are experienced in helping with the formation of various corporate entities, guiding clients in the restructuring, merger, or sale of their businesses, and the protection of their intellectual property.
Administrative Law Courts
Our lawyers have handled matters ranging from charges of unfair labor practices to handling claims before the relevant Board of Claims.
Our lawyers have handled matters ranging from OSHA citations to bid protests.
How We Do It
Offit Kurman has a highly experienced construction litigation practice – whether the dispute is being pursued in court, arbitration, or mediation.
- breach of contract claims,
- mechanic’s liens,
- bond claims,
- payment and change order disputes,
- delay and defect cases.
Our lawyers are also versed in actions before administrative law courts and governmental agencies; and that experience ranges from charges of unfair labor practices and OSHA citations to bid protests and claims before the relevant Boards of Claim.
It is the aforementioned depth of knowledge that makes Offit Kurman’s construction team a recognized thought leader in the construction industry. Many of our construction lawyers have served as mediators and arbitrators in a multitude of construction and other commercial disputes. The firm’s construction lawyers also have extensive experience working with experts in various areas of construction law, both as consultants and as expert witnesses. Our Construction Law Practice Group attorneys are routinely asked to conduct seminars, teach and publish articles on construction related topics, and participate in trade associations because of their connection to and recognized work in the industry.