Construction Law-Litigation

Burr & Forman's construction attorneys take extremely complex construction cases to trial and arbitration. 

We provide advice and assistance to all sectors of the construction industry, such as general contractors, private and public owners, subcontractors, suppliers, developers, architects, engineers, construction managers, insurance companies, and surety companies  on all issues involving the construction process.  Examples include:

  • Administrative Proceedings of Industry Licensing Boards
  • Bid Mistakes and Bid Protests
  • Bonds and Insurance Claims
  • Changes and Design Issues
  • Claim Avoidance and Resolution
  • Claims Preparation
  • Construction Accidents
  • Construction Defects
  • Cost Overrun Disputes
  • Defective Plans and Specifications
  • Delays, Scheduling and Acceleration
  • Design Errors and Omissions
  • Differing Site Conditions
  • Environmental Litigation
  • Faulty Products and Failures
  • Impact and Inefficiency Claims
  • Insurance Coverage Disputes
  • Litigation and Arbitration
  • Manufacturing and Heavy Industrial
  • Mechanic's and Materialman's Liens
  • Mediation
  • Negligence Claims

 

We assist our clients from the beginning of the project, with drafting and negotiating contracts, and throughout the project to lend advice and assist with claims avoidance.  If claims do arise, we have extensive experience to help resolve these claims. 

Our Attorneys

Jeffrey Beaverstock
Partner ~ Mobile, Alabama|
(251) 345-8258
(251) 344-9696
Jeffrey
Daniel Burkard
Associate ~ Mobile, Alabama|
(251) 345-8220
(251) 344-9696
Daniel
C. Paul Cavender
Partner ~ Birmingham, Alabama|
(205) 458-5350
(205) 244-5618
C. Paul
J.D. Cooley
Attorney ~ Jackson, Mississippi|
(601) 709-3415
(601) 510-9932
J.D.
C. William Daniels, Jr.
Partner ~ Mobile, Alabama|
(251) 345-8236
(251) 344-9696
Matthew DeVries
Partner ~ Nashville, Tennessee|
(615) 724-3235
(615) 724-3290
Matthew
William Fishburne, III
~ Birmingham, Alabama|
(205) 458-5171
(205) 244-5634
William
Nancy Fouad Carey
Associate ~ Birmingham, Alabama|
(205) 458-5425
(205) 244-5603
Nancy
Douglas Gartenlaub
Partner ~ Orlando, Florida|
(407) 540-6643
(321) 249-0517
Douglas
Cheri Gatlin
Partner ~ Jackson, Mississippi|
(601) 709-3444
(866) 443-1596
Cheri
Lisa Geiger
Staff Attorney ~ Orlando, Florida|
(407) 540-6644
(321) 249-0522
Lisa
Robert Given
Partner ~ Birmingham, Alabama|
(205) 458-5308
(205) 244-5645
Robert
Will Hereford
Partner ~ Birmingham, Alabama|
(205) 458-5310
(205) 244-5658
Will
Jack Kowalski
Partner ~ Atlanta, Georgia|
(404) 685-4274
(404) 214-7394
Jack
John Lassiter
Partner ~ Jackson, Mississippi|
(601) 709-3432
(866) 443-1583
John
Howard Marks
Partner ~ Orlando, Florida|
(407) 540-6648
(321) 249-0545
Howard
Christopher Meyer
Associate ~ Jackson, Mississippi|
(601) 709-3455
(601) 355-5150
Samuel Nelson
Partner ~ Orlando, Florida|
(407) 540-6653
(321) 249-0592
Samuel
Jason Nimmer
Counsel ~ Mobile, Alabama|
(251) 345-8202
(251) 706-3513
Jason
Peter Vilmos
Partner ~ Orlando, Florida|
(407) 540-6622
(407) 650-2955
Peter
David Wanhatalo
Partner ~ Birmingham, Alabama|
(205) 458-5179
(205) 244-5750
David
Thomas Wood
Partner ~ Mobile, Alabama|
(251) 345-8203
(251) 706-2412
Thomas

Events

December 04, 2014
Burr & Forman to Sponsor the 2014 Construction Law Summit
March 26, 2015
Nancy Fouad-Carey to Speak at the Construction Financial Management Association Luncheon

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