Construction Attorneys St. Louis

Construction is an industry with a variety of potential legal issues, and you want an advisor that has been there and handled those situations. Disputes can arise involving contractors, subcontractors, owners, engineers, architects, designers, materials suppliers, government entities, or employees. Construction law is a broad legal area relating to parties and individuals involved in and affected by the construction industry and its projects. Our experienced St. Louis, Missouri construction attorneys know the business, speak your language, and are here to assist you with any legal matters in the construction arena.

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Construction is an industry with a variety of potential legal issues, and you want an advisor that has been there and handled those situations. Disputes can arise involving contractors, subcontractors, owners, engineers, architects, designers, materials suppliers, government entities, or employees. Construction law is a broad legal area relating to parties and individuals involved in and affected by the construction industry and its projects. Our experienced St. Louis, Missouri construction attorneys know the business, speak your language, and are here to assist you with any legal matters in the construction arena.

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Common Legal Issues in Construction

GOT provides a full range of services for its construction industry clients, from project inception to completion and beyond. Our construction lawyers know the business, the complexities of contracts and project documents, and speak the language of construction professionals. We have tried construction cases to verdict or arbitration award, or have avoided claims altogether through our loss prevention and avoidance program. We will confidently and capably navigate you through whatever issues you are facing, and routinely assist clients with contract preparation and negotiation, loss prevention assistance during projects, change order and claim issues and disputes, construction defect, environmental issues, and dispute resolution efforts, whether mediation, arbitration or jury trial.

Who we represent:

  • Design Professionals (Architects, Engineers, Surveyors, Landscape Architects)
  • Contractors – prime contractors, design-builders
  • Subcontractors
  • Construction managers
  • Owners
  • Developers

Our attorneys understand the construction business, partnering with our clients to achieve their objectives in the most efficient manner by providing sound advice, creative approaches and practical, experience based solutions.

We also have experience dealing with complaints that get made against design professionals to state licensing boards. When your livelihood is at stake, you need an experienced advisor by your side.

We have assisted clients with projects locally, across the country and internationally, in the public and private sectors. Our construction lawyers bring know-how and decades of in-the-trenches experience and work ethic to every matter. We know your business, so we can quickly get to the issues at hand and develop solutions to emergent and developing situations.

What Can a St. Louis Construction Lawyer Do to Help?

Our St. Louis construction attorneys have extensive knowledge of the construction industry and decades of experience trying cases. We believe in hard work and founded our firm on the principles of professionalism, proficiency, and performance. We can answer your questions, assist you with legal issues, and review contracts to ensure your rights are protected. We can also handle any legal disputes that may arise or potentially assist you in avoiding a dispute altogether.

Our lawyers have the knowledge and experience necessary to go before zoning boards and government agencies; deal with land use issues; coordinate development; draft or review contracts; handle liability issues and liens; and litigate breach of contract or warranty matters.

We can review your matter and then work to achieve a favorable resolution. Contact us to represent you in loss prevention, mediation, arbitration, or court.

Construction Attorneys You Can Count On

Our St. Louis, Missouri construction lawyers at Gausnell, O’Keefe & Thomas, LLC are recognized for excellence by their peers. We are members of the Construction Lawyers Society of America, and recognized by Best Lawyers in the category of Construction Law. Our firm has a Martindale-Hubbell® AV® rating and our attorneys are listed among Missouri Super Lawyers®.

We are happy to meet to discuss how our firm can assist you with your construction legal matters. Contact us today!

Why Choose Us?

Quality

The quality of our work comes from years of experience, knowing what works and out-working our opponents to get the job done.

Professionalism

The lawyers of GOT place respect for the courts, the Bar and the legal profession as their highest obligation.

Experience

Together, the founders of GOT have tried nearly 250 jury trials to verdict. With that level of experience comes an entirely different perspective on civil litigation which few other firms can match.

Honors

Recognized by Martindale-Hubbell, the gold standard in attorney ratings, as AV rated, their highest ranking for strong legal ability and high ethical standards, along with Best Lawyers and Super Lawyers as top performers in their fields.

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