Corporate and Technology Law

Construction Law and Litigation

Berenzweig Leonard handles transactional, litigation and consulting aspects of construction law in the Washington, DC metro area, focusing on industry leaders that drive our local economy. We strategize with our clients to maintain vital industry relationships while ensuring that our clients’ legal rights are maintained throughout their project work. We excel in ensuring that all contracts and subcontracts are negotiated wisely on the front end and followed throughout the project, to nip any possible disagreements in the bud before they result in costly and time consuming litigation. We understand that each project is unique, relationship-driven and time sensitive, and as a result, we hone in on limiting your legal liability while upping your revenues.

Construction Law Services

  • Contract and subcontract reviews and negotiation
  • Small business classification assistance (8(a), 8(m), Veteran-owned, Service-Disabled Veteran-owned)
  • Bond claims
  • Prompt payment disputes
  • Mechanics lien enforcement and defense
  • Change Order disputes
  • Freedom of Information Act requests
  • Protection of key employees on projects through employment agreements and non-solicitation protections
  • Teaming Agreements
  • Protection of confidential and proprietary construction drawings (for example, CAD drawings)
  • Bid protests

Additionally, the experienced lawyers at Berenzweig Leonard provide aggressive litigation representation for contractors in Virginia, Maryland, DC, Pennsylvania, and New York state and federal courts. Our goal is to keep your company’s energy away from the courtroom and on your business. Should litigation be necessary, we seek your input every step of the way to keep costs low and satisfaction high.

Extensive Construction Law Experience

Our construction law team brings a wealth of experience to the table to help your company grow and succeed: