Construction Law

Construction law covers a wide range of legal issues including contract law, bonds and bonding, guarantees and sureties, liens and other security interests, tendering, construction claims, and related consultancy contracts.  It can affect many participants in the construction industry, including financial institutions, surveyors, architects, builders, engineers, construction workers, and planners.

At Miller, Turetsky, Rule & McLennan we represent suppliers, general contractors, construction managers, sub-contractors, owners, architects and engineers in the contracting business providing advice and counsel along with many other services which include but are not limited to:

  • security of payment,
  • planning, environmental and building regulations,
  • contract methodologies and selection (including traditional and alternative forms of contracting);
  • subcontract issues;
  • causes of action, and liability, arising in contract, negligence and on other grounds;
  • insurance and performance security; and
  • dispute resolution and avoidance
  • Negotiating and resolving disputes
  • Litigating
  • Drafting, reviewing and executing contracts