When you engage a contractor, whether your project is a large commercial complex or a single office building, you have a right to expect that work will go smoothly and according to your contract’s terms and timeline. Unfortunately, things often don’t proceed as expected in construction projects. When that happens, it’s important to seek help from a knowledgeable attorney. At the Goldblatt Law Firm, in Gilroy, I draw on decades of experience representing commercial property owners throughout Santa Clara County in disputes with contractors and will provide you with the knowledgeable advice and strong counsel you need when your project is in jeopardy due to disputes with the contractor.
In any construction project, it’s important to do your homework before you hire anyone to start work. Here are some steps you can take to help avoid disputes with contractors:
Even if you don’t anticipate any disputes, it’s a good idea to have a lawyer review your contract to ensure that it is appropriate and protects your rights.
Despite all your best precautions, you may still wind up with problems with your contractor such as:
While you may be able to handle some of these disputes through a reasoned discussion with your contractor, there are many cases in which these disputes may require mediation, arbitration or litigation in court. If you are unable to quickly resolve a contractor dispute over your commercial property, I can help.
Contact a skilled California attorney for help with a contractor dispute
The Goldblatt Law Firm protects and advises Northern California property owners faced with contractor disputes. Please call 408-763-4715 or contact me online to schedule a free consultation at my Gilroy office. Habla español.