Construction Law & Development

Construction law includes the drafting and negotiation of contracts, specifications and plans for construction and the development and improvement of real estate.  It also outlines the duties between contractors, developers, design professionals such as architects and engineers, sub-contractors and owners during construction. The Law Firm of Belcher and Epstein is highly experienced in the construction industry and we work with clients to reduce risk, anticipate problems and lay the legal groundwork for successful projects. We have helped and represented developers, design professionals, contractors, investors and homeowners in every phase of development planning and construction.

How Belcher & Epstein can Help

The Law Firm of Belcher & Epstein is dedicated to protecting the rights and interests of their clients. We have successfully handled cases involving construction defects and non-performance of construction contracts. Whether you need our help in drafting contracts or enforcing the obligations of an agreement or contract in litigation, your business objectives and your protection are always our top priority. Attorneys Andrew Scott Epstein and William Gus Belcher strive to recommend and prepare the most effective legal strategies, experts and documents for positive results.  Beyond simply providing competent legal counsel, we can assist you to help you understand what your are doing, to help you be prepared to deliver or obtain what was promised, consult you on keeping recording keeping and give you advice as facts and circumstances develop so that you can address concerns and errors early.  There is no substitute for good preparation and careful follow-through.

Their construction law services include:

  • Business litigation
  • Regulatory compliance
  • Warranty claims
  • Code Compliance
  • Construction liens
  • Construction defects litigation
  • Arbitration of construction claims
  • Developer rights
  • Real estate
  • Regulatory compliance
  • Environmental claims
  • Non-performance of contract

Keep in mind that in reality, there really is no such thing as a standard form contract when it comes to the construction industry and your project because one size doesn’t fit every situation.  Every contract should be tailored with provisions to protect your best interests.  Attorneys Andrew Epstein and Gus Belcher can help prepare a contract that carefully fits your situation and makes sure that your legal rights are considered and protected. If you’re considering entering into a construction contract, we can help tailor the contract for your needs, provide you with the best way to manage the contract during its performance and alert you and help you address potential issues that may arise throughout the performance of the contract.

Settling Construction Law and Development Disputes: Attorneys Andrew Scott Epstein & William Gus Belcher

Many construction contracts require that the parties arbitrate their disputes. Attorneys Andrew Epstein and Gus Belcher have in-depth knowledge of the construction contract forms drafted by the Association of General Contractors and the American Institute of Architects.  They can help you to prepare documents and other evidence in construction arbitration cases and they have had many successful results in arbitration.
For help with a real estate, construction, business or litigation matter, turn to the Law Firm of Belcher & Epstein for the best legal guidance and representation. Let their experience and comprehensive knowledge of construction law work for you.  Plus, they are always happy to answer any questions.

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