Representing Contractors & Owners Throughout New England
Melick & Porter, LLP is a recognized regional leader in the defense of construction liability claims. Our construction litigation attorneys understand the complicated and diverse risks of the industry. Our familiarity with the laws, regulations, and standards governing workplace safety and our ready access to top tier technical experts gives our clients a competitive edge in responding to these serious and complex claims. We represent owners, architects, engineers, general contractors, construction managers, subcontractors, artisans, and material suppliers, and we work with their insurers. Our skilled and experienced construction attorneys are part of rapid response programs for several of our clients and are always on-call to respond to catastrophic workplace accidents.
Common Construction Issues We Provide Counsel On
Construction lawsuits can include a variety of claims, but many involve contract disputes and negligence. Our construction lawyers in New England have experience litigating these types of claims in federal and state courts, so we know how to handle whatever you may be facing.
Common construction-related legal matters that we can help you with include:
Contract disputes are common in the construction industry and can arise from a lack of understanding of the conditions laid out in the contract, a failure to administer a contract, breach of the contract, and more. Should all parties involved not come to a resolution, our skilled lawyers can provide litigation services to defend you or your insureds.
Construction is one of the most dangerous industries in the United States and is one of the leading industries for workplace injuries. When faced with a personal injury or wrongful death claim, you can trust our team to investigate the scene of the accident and gather the evidence needed to defend you, so you can move forward.
Our lawyers can quickly assess your construction issues and develop a plan to protect your rights and investments, whether you are an owner, builder, or contractor. We know that halting business to settle a conflict is never ideal, which is why we can take on your burdens and handle your situation as quickly and efficiently as possible.
Our law firm has decades of experience defending companies when they face claims relating to property damage-related matters. We use our resources to assess all claims and create innovative solutions that will not only protect your company, but also strengthen it as a whole for years to come.
How We Help
Our New England construction law attorneys combine our practical knowledge of construction work with our thorough knowledge of construction contracts to successfully enforce indemnity agreements and provide our clients with cost effective and efficient solutions.
Even if you are not currently facing a conflict, our lawyers can provide sound advice on risk management, liability protection, and litigation avoidance for companies looking toward the future. We can listen to your goals and objectives and give you the tools you need to reach them.
Whether you face a contract dispute, a serious personal injury claim, or a claim for defective construction or property damage, you can count on Melick & Porter, LLP to skillfully investigate the facts, obtain critical evidence, and effectively defend your case.
Our construction attorneys in New England are available and ready to work with you. Call us today at (617) 523-6200 to schedule a consultation.
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