The construction industry is a highly regulated field with legal decisions required at each step of a project. Contractors, sub-contractors, engineers, owners, architects and others are also faced with many sources of liability for the same work–related occurrences.
Construction and engineering are arguably the world’s largest industries. They are fast-paced and governed by strict deadlines. Building a successful project requires cooperation and teamwork among architects, engineers, contractors, subcontractors and many others. Our lawyers understand the industry from finance, development and design through implementation, construction and close-out. Drawing upon our legal and technical expertise, we work with our clients to minimize disputes and accomplish common project goals – locally, nationally and internationally. Our ability to anticipate, address and prevent the myriad of problems that can arise during any phase of a construction project provides real value to our clients and enhances their bottom line.
Bowie & Jensen assists construction industry professionals to make legally-informed decisions about funding, land use restrictions, bidding, contract negotiations, drafting and construction of projects, and collection of monies for completed work. Bowie & Jensen helps construction professional negotiate every phase of the construction project.
Practice Area Focus
- Construction contract negotiation
- Mechanic's liens
- Payment and performance bond claims
- Defect claims
- Delay claims
- Federal government contracts claims
- Differing site conditions
- Bid preparation and protests
- Insurance coverage
- Litigation concerning impacts, extra work, breach and warranty
- Defense of professional negligence claims involving engineers, architects, and other construction-related professionals