Construction Law and Litigation
Vandeveer Garzia has a long history of
representing owners, general contractors and trade contractors in
construction related litigation, including payment disputes, contract
claims, defective work claims, property damage claims and personal
injury lawsuits. The firm's construction clients run the gamut
from small, family owned companies to large, national residential and
Our attorneys have a wealth of experience in the
litigation of construction related claims. Many of our successes
are memorialized in appellate court decisions which now serve the basis
of construction law within the State of Michigan. We are also
well versed in the use of Alternative Dispute Resolution to resolve
claims in a cost efficient manner.
We also have the knowledge and experience
necessary to assist our clients in drafting and interpreting
construction contracts, whether it is a standard AIA or AGC contract or
one drafted from the ground up. We work closely with our
Insurance Defense Group to insure the proper application and
interpretation of indemnity and/or insurance clauses.
Our expertise in the area of construction is recognized by attorneys
throughout Michigan, as our attorneys are often retained to act as
mediators, facilitators and/or arbitrators in construction disputes.