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Resolving Construction Litigation Issues

Construction projects are prone to changes in schedule based on weather conditions, and numerous other factors can lead to contentious construction disputes. Because of the number of parties involved in these projects, resolving construction disputes can be particularly complicated. Get legal counsel from a lawyer who regularly handles these types of matters.

At Cortez Law Firm, PLLC, our attorneys have significant experience resolving civil claims that arise at any stage of a project. Our Dallas-based attorneys combine their extensive legal knowledge of Texas law with an understanding of the construction industry. We focus on providing excellent client service to resolve issues in a cost-effective and efficient manner.

Additionally, one of our attorneys formerly served as a Texas district court judge. With this background, we are able to analyze legal disputes from both sides of the bench.

Types Of Claims

We handle a wide range of construction-related claims, including:

  • Contract disputes that may arise based on interpretation of contractor rights and obligations
  • Construction defects and warranty issues
  • Mechanic's liens

With the complex and detailed facts often involved in construction litigation, we often work with architects, engineers and other professionals to identify the source of negligence.

When a resolution cannot be negotiated, many of these cases are subject to arbitration. Our lawyers are experienced at effectively presenting a client's case to arbitrators. We can also assist in enforcing an arbitration award.

What Remedies Are Available?

It will depend on the facts of the situation, but generally the remedy is monetary damages. To discuss your concerns with an attorney at Cortez Law Firm, PLLC, please email us or call our Dallas offices at 214-380-4030 to set up an initial consultation to listen and explain how we can assist.

We speak Spanish, Hindi, Gujarati and Punjabi. Our law firm also accepts payments via credit card for client convenience.