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Construction Attorney Assisting with Disputes in Riverside County and Across California

Schlecht, Shevlin & Shoenberger—trusted construction law attorneys in the San Bernardino area

The attorneys at Schlecht, Shevlin & Shoenberger have 170 years of combined practice experience handling matters related to the construction industry in Riverside and San Bernardino County, California. From preparing contracts to construction litigation, our construction law attorneys have the skills and knowledge you need to keep your construction business functioning smoothly.

California construction law practice focuses on two broad areas: contracts and litigation.

Construction transactions

The construction business is heavily dependent upon contracts. With each project, there are general contractors, subcontractors, architects, real estate buyers and sellers, lenders, and others—all of whom are interrelated by contract. Our construction lawyers at Schlecht, Shevlin & Shoenberger, a California law corporation, prepare all documents required to complete the project, including:

  • Purchase and sale agreements for the real estate
  • Escrow agreements
  • Easements, restrictions, covenants
  • Statements of work
  • General contractor documents
  • Architectural agreements
  • Liens and lien releases
  • Loan documents
  • Surety bonds
  • Guarantees

This is not a complete list but reflects a few of the many documents the California construction attorneys at Schlecht, Shevlin & Shoenberger prepare.

Construction litigation

There are so many parties involved in a construction project, there are bound to be glitches in the process. Project delays, cost overruns, defective workmanship—these are only a few of the problems that can lead to construction litigation. When issues arise, the construction attorneys at Schlecht, Shevlin & Shoenberger address the problems with expertise and efficiency. They know that time is money when it comes to construction, and problems need to be solved quickly. They assist clients not only during the construction process, but long after construction has been completed with their litigation needs. Your California construction attorney at Schlecht, Shevlin & Shoenberger is your champion in the courtroom.

Construction business law

Schlecht, Shevlin & Shoenberger also helps construction clients with business issues. Because the construction industry is labor intensive, there are a myriad of problems that can arise in the employment of hourly workers. In addition, there are federal laws that govern health and safety in the workplace, employment discrimination, immigration, and unfair labor practices. Schlecht, Shevlin & Shoenberger has experience in handling all matters related to construction businesses.

If you are in the construction industry, the California construction law attorneys at Schlecht, Shevlin & Shoenberger handle every aspect of construction law.

Contact Schlecht, Shevlin & Shoenberger in their Palm Springs, CA offices at 760-320-7161 or online for an appointment. They serve Riverside and San Bernardino County and statewide construction clients.

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