Construction is an industry with a variety of potential legal issues and disputes, and you want an advisor that has been there and handled those situations. At Gausnell, O’Keefe & Thomas, LLC, our experienced construction attorneys know the business, speak your language, and are here to assist you with any legal matters in the construction arena.
How Our Midwest Construction Law Firm Can Help
Based in St. Louis, MO, GOT provides a full range of services for its construction industry clients, from project inception to completion and beyond. 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 have assisted clients with projects locally, across the country, and internationally in the public and private sectors.
Who we represent:
- Design Professionals (Architects, Engineers, Surveyors, Landscape Architects)
- Contractors (Prime contractors, Design-builders)
- Construction managers
We can answer any and all of your construction law questions and handle any legal disputes that may arise—we can even assist you in avoiding a potential dispute altogether. Our construction attorneys can also go before zoning or licensing boards and government agencies to represent you against claims and ensure your rights are protected. We are capable of navigating you through whatever complex construction issues you are facing.
Legal issues we can assist with:
- Construction contracts (drafting, reviewing, and negotiation)
- Breach of contract and warranty claims
- Defective construction claims
- Loss prevention
- Environmental issues
- Construction mechanic’s liens
- Bid mistakes and withdrawals
- Failure to pay disputes
- Code violations
- Liability issues
- Professional Licensing and Board Complaint Issues
What Sets Our Construction Lawyers Apart
The construction attorneys at GOT have extensive knowledge of the construction industry and decades of experience trying cases. Not only do we demonstrate our excellence in the courtroom, but our construction lawyers are also recognized for excellence by their peers. Our attorneys are members of the Construction Lawyers Society of America and recognized by Best Lawyers in the category of Construction Law and Litigation. Our firm has a Martindale-Hubbell® AV® rating and our attorneys are listed among Missouri Super Lawyers®.
Midwest Construction Attorneys
At Gausnell, O’Keefe & Thomas, LLC, we believe in hard work and founded our firm on the principles of professionalism, proficiency, and performance. We work to achieve the most favorable resolution for our clients whether it’s through mediation, arbitration, or jury trial.
Contact us to discuss how our firm can assist you with your construction legal matters.
Why Choose Us?
The quality of our work comes from years of experience, knowing what works and out-working our opponents to get the job done.
The lawyers of GOT place respect for the courts, the Bar and the legal profession as their highest obligation.
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.
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.