Construction Law Attorneys
At Burglass & Tankersley, we handle a wide range of construction matters and projects for public and private entities. One of our core businesses is serving the needs of government agencies relating to public works projects, jails, fire stations, large drainage pump stations, water towers, water purification plants, sewerage treatment systems and facilities, performing arts centers, and commercial facilities.
We also provide services to all types and sizes of businesses within the construction industry in addition to local parishes, and state and federal agencies.
Our Construction Services
We manage the legal aspects through all project stages, handling:
- Contract development, including drafting, negotiation and change order process
- Administrative law and insurance issues
- Bid dispute resolution
- Construction defects
- Dispute resolution
- Property damage and mold claims
- Bodily injury claims
- Land use and zoning
- Construction delay claims
For more than 15 years in the New Orleans area we have served owners, design professionals, general contractors, subcontractors, insurers and governmental entities. Today, we serve clients with projects in Louisiana and Mississippi, also offering advising services to clients throughout the United States.
Our construction law attorneys help clients avoid costly disputes as projects progress, and we counsel clients regarding Louisiana Public Works Act and Private Works Act lien issues, warranty issues and surety/bond issues. When construction contract disputes arise, we handle the path to resolution at all levels of trial and appellate litigation as well as through mediation, arbitration and other ADR techniques.
Contact our firm today to speak with a lawyer about the specific legal needs of your project.