Practice Areas – Construction

Since its inception, Richardson Ober PC has been a leading authority in the field of construction law. The firm represents financial institutions, developers, general contractors, subcontractors and design professionals in a range of cases, including:

  • Defense of major contract claims
  • Refinement of “change order” forms
  • Pursuit of mechanic’s liens
  • Multimillion-dollar defect claims

Whether the case at hand is simple or complex, involving high-profile clients or everyday people, it receives the same level of attention, focus and respect that all of our clients can count on.

Our construction-based expertise is particularly helpful in guiding clients through the process of major construction or reconstruction contracts. The aid of competent and experienced construction counsel can help a builder deal with potential disputes and challenges immediately, before problems escalate and the project’s progress is delayed. RO has a history of bringing clients through major construction projects in a manner that sidesteps significant disputes, and ensures that the project keeps moving forward in a timely and cost-effective manner.

Construction Defect Litigation

The Firm’s founders, Steven G. and Kelly G. Richardson, have participated in the prosecution and defense of construction defect claims for more than 24 years. They have obtained a number of settlements and verdicts in multimillion-dollar amounts. In one case, a judgment of almost $1 million was obtained for a single homeowner after a jury trial. In another, they successfully sued the developer of a commercial property – who then hired our legal experts to assist him in obtaining indemnity!

We offer a variety of fee arrangements on construction defect cases and work side by side with our clients to offer them the legal representation they need at a price they can afford.

For more information or if you have any questions, please contact one of the attorneys listed below.

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