Construction Defect / Construction Law

Sooy & Schlichting has represented clients involved in all aspects of construction, including businesses, general contractors, subcontractors, developers, design professionals, lenders, bond and surety companies, and suppliers of materials. We negotiate, arbitrate, mediate and litigate cases arising from:

  • Architectural and engineering errors
  • Breach of contract
  • Construction bond claims
  • Construction defect
  • Construction delay
  • Insurance Coverage
  • Mechanic’s liens and material man’s liens
  • Property, land use and zoning
  • Right of way
  • Subcontractor performance

Thorough investigation by knowledgeable professionals
Establishing fault in construction cases often requires specialized knowledge of industry practices and standards. We assist in retaining qualified experts commonly used in construction cases, including general contractors, specialized tradesman (plumbers, roofers, etc.), engineers, architects, statisticians, industrial hygienists and economists. We also employ state-of-the-art diagnostics and analyses to support your case.