Construction projects frequently lead to legal disputes. The rules are sometimes complicated, but our knowledgeable Los Angeles construction lawyers are available to guide contractors and construction businesses through these difficult issues.
Experienced Los Angeles Construction Lawyers
Lester, Cantrell & Kraus, LLP’s Los Angeles construction lawyers defend developers, contractors, subcontractors and building product manufacturers. We can offer help with all types of Los Angeles construction law disputes, including change orders, delays, contracts, engineering or design failures, mechanic’s liens, payment bond or surety matters, stop notices, and structural or water damages.
Our Los Angeles construction attorneys are very familiar with reasonable and customary construction practices across the county. Guidance is also available to assist insureds on risk management through mitigation procedures and indemnification provisions.
Founding members Mark Lester and David Cantrell, who oversee a growing team of Los Angeles construction lawyers, are both AV Preeminent® Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell. As experienced litigators, Lester, Cantrell & Kraus, LLP lawyers know how to manage complex discovery, build compelling cases and diligently represent clients in all forms of construction dispute resolution, including jury and non-jury trials. When circumstances favor negotiation or settlement, members of the firm strive to resolve matters through direct negotiation and alternative forms of dispute resolution, such as mediation and binding arbitration.