Construction

The Construction Practice Group represents building owners, contractors, design professionals, and material suppliers in the public, commercial and residential construction industry in transactional and litigation matters.  We protect our clients by drafting, reviewing and negotiating contracts to achieve our clients’ objectives and minimize future claims. We also try, arbitrate, and mediate a constellation of construction disputes including payment and performance issues.

Representation on a wide variety of claims

Contract drafting, reviewing, and negotiating including:
  • AIA contracts
  • BIM contract negotiation & risk allocation AGC certification
  • Custom agreements
  • Industry specific contracts
Payment Issues including:
  • Mechanic’s liens
  • Payment bond claims
  • Attachments
  • Debt collection
Performance Issues including:
  • Defective work
  • Performance bond claims
  • Scope of work
  • Backcharge disputes
  • Delay claims
  • Change order disputes
  • Liquidated damages
  • Breach of contract claims
  • Insurance coverage issues
  • Bid protests
  • Construction site accidents involving property damage or personal injury
  • OSHA violations
  • Alternative dispute resolution

Key Factors When Hiring a Contractor

Providence

40 Westminster Street
Suite 1100
Providence, RI 02903
401-861-8200

SouthCoast

128 Union Street
Suite 500
New Bedford, MA 02740
774-206-8200

Metrowest

1700 West Park Drive
Suite 200
Westborough, MA 01581
508-599-3000

Boston

30 Federal Street
Boston, MA 02110
617-292-7900

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