Construction Liability and Construction Defect

Our attorneys offer a deep understanding of construction law and extensive knowledge of the construction industry. We represent owners, contractors, developers, qualifying agents, design professionals, product manufacturers, and sureties, providing each client with the individualized guidance that best meets its business goals.

Our representation begins with industry involvement and communication. Our attorneys are active members of trade organizations, conference presenters, and authors of construction-related materials. We keep our construction clients in the know with applicable legislative updates and provide regular training on risk management for our clients and their employees.

We offer risk and litigation management evaluations as well as coverage analyses and opinions. Our team successfully defends claims involving a myriad of completed and in-progress construction projects, ranging from single-family homes to commercial and government properties to construction sites – and everything in between. Timely investigation and identification of potential issues are essential to successfully resolving our clients’ most complex challenges.

Chartwell Law attorneys regularly collaborate across practice areas in hybrid construction claims as we work alongside our workers’ compensation, employment, professional liability, and insurance coverage teams to provide a full range of services in construction law matters.

We handle a wide range of claims, including:

  • Building code violations
  • Component failure events
  • Contract disputes
  • Defective drywall
  • Mold
  • Personal injury
  • Property damage
  • Sinkholes
  • Structural issues
  • Water intrusion
  • Wrongful death