Construction Law

The construction law attorneys at McIntosh Schwartz, PL, provide a statewide construction practice in a broad range of construction-related matters. We provide assistance in all aspects of a project, from development through post-construction damage claims. We provide the benefit of in-depth knowledge of state and municipal construction codes, zoning requirements and litigation case law. Our clients gain the advantage of thorough investigation, careful preparation and professional presentation on every case.

Our attorneys have significant experience in prosecuting and defending claims, not only in federal and state courts, but also before arbitration panels. The attorneys of McIntosh Schwartz, PL, have extensive experience in alternative dispute resolution, including mediation, arbitration and non-binding arbitration. Our experience allows us to help resolve issues in bid protests, contractual claims, construction defects, construction liens, regulations and licensing, and all types of project claims. Whether you are interested in reaching a settlement or must handle your lawsuit through the courts, you have an experienced team on your side.

National And International Reputation For Excellence

South Florida continues to be one of the most important regions of the U.S. for commercial real estate construction, including multifamily condominiums and rental properties. Our lawyers have extensive experience advising and representing clients from across the country who have financial interests in commercial property development in our region.

Attorney Sean Sullivan is a board-certified construction law specialist*.

Our clients include:

  • Property developers
  • Property owners
  • Design professionals
  • General contractors
  • Subcontractors in all building trades, including electrical, plumbing, HVAC and landscaping
  • Materials suppliers
  • Condominium associations
  • Construction project insurers and sureties

Our representation in commercial construction disputes and litigation includes:

  • Construction defect and breach of contract litigation
  • Collections and construction lien actions, claim of liens and enforcement of liens
  • Commercial and government bid law
  • Extra work, changed conditions and delay claims
  • Insurance claims litigation
  • Delivery schedule disputes
  • Subcontractor licensing

Serving National And International Clients With Construction Litigation Needs In South Florida

Call our offices in Fort Lauderdale toll free at 877-284-6686 or use our convenient email contact form to arrange a return phone call to schedule a consultation with an attorney. We represent clients throughout South Florida.

*Certified by The Florida Bar Board of Legal Specialization and Education