Construction Law and Litigation

Attorneys in our Construction Law and Litigation practice area service clients on the full spectrum of construction related issues.  Representative clients include owners and developers, general contractors, subcontractors, suppliers, design professionals and sureties.

As Hawai`i’s preeminent full service law firm, our attorneys can leverage in-house expertise in related areas to provide comprehensive representation on all issues.

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Construction Arbitration and Litigation
Offering a broad range of expertise, our attorneys can guide you through the arbitration or litigation of complex construction related issues.  Our attorneys have experience arbitrating and litigating payment issues, mechanic’s liens, Miller Act bonds, payment and performance bond disputes, product liability and construction defect disputes and bid procurement and award disputes.

Construction Contracts and Bonds
Whether drafting a new construction contract or including payment and performance bond terms, our attorneys understand the central role of contracts in outlining relationships, obligations and liabilities.  Our expertise includes drafting and negotiation of contracts, subcontracts, work scope changes and purchase and work orders.

  • Construction Arbitration and Litigation
  • Construction Contracts and Bonds
  • Contractor Licensing
  • Design and Defects
  • Government Contracts and Procurement (Link)
  • Green Construction
  • Infrastructure Projects
  • Land Subsidence, Quality of Workmanship, and Materials Issues
  • Structural Failure
  • Mechanic’s Liens
  • Surety Issues

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