Comprehensive Construction Law Representation
Practicing for over three decades, the attorneys at Bowles & Verna LLP are well-versed in all aspects of construction law, from contract negotiation through litigation. We work closely with experts in the construction field to help clients understand and evaluate their contracts. Based in the San Francisco Bay Area and Walnut Creek, CA, we are able to stay informed on all of the latest changes in California and federal law, statutes, and regulations. We are proud to help shape the ever-changing legal environment surrounding the construction industry. To learn more about your legal options, contact our firm today.
Our Construction Law Services
With decades of experience, we have been able to refine our knowledge and skills to cover a vast range of construction-related issues our clients regularly face. We are able to provide counsel and representation on many different matters including:
- Commercial, residential, and public works projects
- Construction and design contracts
- OCIP, CCIP, builder's risk, CGL and other construction insurance programs
- Contractor licensure
- Contractor labor law
- Design team errors and omissions
- Change order disputes
- Delay, disruption, and productivity claims
- Unforeseen site conditions
- Construction claims and dispute resolution
- Contractor-subcontractor disputes
- Mechanic's liens and stop-notice actions
- Prompt payment claims
- Payment claims
- Construction defect claims
- Proposition 65 defense
- False claims
- State and federal claim resolution schemes
Selecting an informed attorney that displays integrity and adeptness to the industry is of the utmost importance, as it can ensure you receive guidance you can rely on.
Why Choose Bowles & Verna LLP?
Whether you are a general contractor, subcontractor, vendor, supplier, owner, or developer, a construction law attorney from our firm can assist you in effectively and efficiently resolving your disputes. We can negotiate a contract, communicate your claims to the owner, developer, or general contractor, assist you with being paid, remove or file mechanic's liens and stop notices, engage in informal dispute resolution, and, if necessary, protect your interests by filing or defending against a lawsuit.
Diligent Case Preparation
Our attorneys at Bowles & Verna know how to successfully navigate the legal hurdles that exist between you and the resolution of your construction-related dispute. After discussing the possible resolution scenarios with you during a consultation, we can develop a plan for the case.
We understand all aspects of the construction industry and will help you find a solution to your legal problem.
Ongoing Transparency & Guidance
During the course of your case, we can keep you apprised of the case's progress and discuss any modifications that may be necessary depending on the other party's litigation decisions. Ever mindful of your budget, we will work to resolve your case in a timely manner.
A Proven Record of Success
We are professional trial lawyers. During our many years of practice, we have recovered tens of millions of dollars for our clients through informal dispute resolution, mediation, settlement, administrative proceedings, arbitration and trial. We understand all aspects of the construction industry and will help you find a solution to your legal problem.
Skilled Construction Attorneys
There are many laws both nationally and statewide that can significantly affect the success of your dispute resolution or case. Do not risk setting yourself for failure. Please contact us online or call us at (925) 935-3300 to discuss your construction issue with one of our attorneys.
“With 24 lawyers and a total of 50 employees on our team, we have the resources to do battle with major insurance companies and corporate defendants.” Attorney Michael Verna