As the construction industry continues to evolve and projects become more complex and multifaceted, disputes are inevitable. Miller Thomson’s Construction Litigation Team consists of experienced, practical and solutions-oriented professionals with whom you can work to create and formulate strategies to avoid the escalation of disputes or manage their impact. Our lawyers right across the country have a “boots on the ground” approach that places us inside the trenches with our clients to solve problems in a timely and cost-efficient manner.
Our team of professionals have a breadth of experience handling all facets of construction litigation and dispute resolution for all types of clients and all types of cases. We are involved in disputes of all sizes even though we have specific experience with regards to large complex multi-party, multi-document intensive disputes involving major infrastructure projects and public-private partnerships, as well as owner/operator contractor lawsuits involving non-payment for work performed.
We represent domestic and foreign owners, developers, engineers, architects, contractors, subcontractors, suppliers and manufacturers. It is the versatile nature of our practice that has given us the reputation among our clients, peers, judges, arbitrators and mediators of being a strong value added service partner that knows and understands the client and the issues well enough to strike the appropriate balance to achieve the best possible resolution for the client in the least disruptive manner possible.
While our team is known for efficiently handling typical construction defects, extras, delay claims and non-payment disputes on construction projects, our services go well beyond the traditional. We regularly provide advice for claims relating to contracts, such as professional services, professional liability, warranty claims, construction liens, construction bonds and insurance law. Our expertise is based on our extensive experience, the great depth of our team and committed lawyers who are major players in the construction industry which is facing legal issues that represent our main areas of interest and expertise.