We have experience representing clients in both the public and private sectors, offering general advice, negotiating, document drafting, and guiding efficient results through dispute resolution and litigation on matters related to every phase of construction.

Marshall Melhorn's Construction Group provides a full range of legal services to clients in all aspects of construction and government contracting, including:

• Alternative dispute resolution

• Bid protests and award disputes

• Bid, payment, and performance surety bonds

• BIM (Building Information Modeling)

• Claims preparation and negotiation

• Construction administration services and risk management

• Contract defaults and terminations

• Contract interpretation, complex contract claims and surety litigation

• Contracting with public and private entities

• Contractor licensing matters

• Delay and inefficiency claims

• Federal procurement issues/stimulus

• Insurance coverage and claim disputes

• Interference and installation/specification issues

• Labor and employment counseling

• LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design), and green building

• Mechanic's liens

• OSHA compliance and workplace safety issues

• Owner/developer project management representation

• Property damage claims

• Public/private partnership (P3) projects

• Sustainable design and engineering

Our lawyers have the experience needed to assist clients in addressing issues of design, development, financing, performance and management of major construction and government procurement contracts.  In fact, our experience working on complex, high-visibility projects involves working with public and private owners and developers, prime contractors and subcontractors, construction managers, equipment suppliers, architects/engineers and other design professionals, and sureties across the nation. It is this experience that enables us to handle the many issues arising from project conception to post-project completion.