Practice Areas

Construction Law

The firm represents prime contractors, subcontractors and suppliers in nearly all aspects of public and private works construction, from project acquisition to claim resolution to litigation of disputes.  We handle a wide range of construction issues, such as breach of contract; changes; differing site conditions; delays; accelerations; bid protests; terminations; false claims; stop payment notices; mechanics liens; and bond remedies.  We are experienced in resolving matters before California state courts, federal courts, various state and local government agencies, and contract appeals boards.

Government Contracts

The firm represents contractors, suppliers and service providers with respect to numerous government contract issues, including: compliance with solicitation and procurement requirements; negotiation of subcontracts and purchase orders; teaming and joint ventures; bid protests; claims and performance disputes; terminations for default and convenience; false claims; and cost issues.

Commercial Contract Disputes

The firm represents clients in business disputes involving commercial contracts in a wide range of areas, such as partnership disputes, sale of goods contracts and real estate contracts.  We have experience with matters involving the Uniform Commercial Code and cases involving allegations of improper conduct in business transactions, including fraud, interference with contractual relations, and unfair dealing.