Construction Law

Construction Law

Yellow hardhat and leveler with a justice gavel for construction lawArchangel Law Group provides Construction Law counsel throughout Hampton Roads Virginia. We can work with either the contractor or the building/home owner regarding construction related disputes. We have the experience needed to help our clients with the various legal contracts needed to protect their interests. Archangel Law Group understands the ever-changing government regulations and codes required in construction. It is important to reduce risk and remain compliant. These are key factors in construction law.

What is Construction Law?

Construction of any kind is complicated and requires precision. Therefore, it relies on codes and regulations for safety and quality workmanship. Construction Law pertains to all the rules and regulations that oversee every phase of the build. From the beginning, there is planning and design. Engineers, architects, and sub-contractors can become involved. There are Local, State, and sometimes Federal Laws to follow. Every phase and every change order can complicate and undermine the project, and this can leave both parties at risk. Consequently, it is important to work with experienced lawyers. This can help you minimize your risk in all aspects of the construction process.

Construction Law includes:
At Archangel Law Group, we represent construction companies of all sizes. This includes subcontractors, suppliers, builders, and architects. We also work with the home and building owners. Many topics fall under construction law. Some are exclusive to the builder side, and others pertain more to the property owner. They can include:

  • Construction Disputes among Parties
  • Construction Contracts
  • Planning, Inspections, and Approvals
  • Binding Requirements
  • Employment and Subcontractor Contracts
  • Property Law and Land Disputes
  • PICRA: Property Inspection Contingency Removal Addendums
  • Litigation and Dispute Resolutions
  • Mechanic’s Liens
  • Breach of Contract
  • Indemnity Claims
  • Breach of Warranty
  • Latent Defects
  • Complaint Response
  • Filing Pleadings
  • Negligence and Failures
  • Misrepresentation, and Fraud
  • Damage, Loss, and Recovery
  • Civil Suits
  • Local, State, and Federal Laws
  • Construction Permits and Inspection
  • Construction and Supply Delays
  • And more!

Almost everyone goes into a construction project excited. However, there are a lot of moving parts, and there are many people involved. This includes new construction, remodeling, or building an addition. Both the contractor and the property owner need legal protection.

Your Trusted Construction Law Attorneys

Making sure that all parties follow the rules and laws that govern construction is critical. It is important to the safety and completion of a building project. Archangel Law Group can help guide you before and during your project. Your contracts are the legal backbone of the construction project. This includes the ones for your employees, subcontractors, suppliers, realtors, and building owners. Similarly, as the property owner, you need to understand the contract and your rights and protections. We are here to help in all aspects of construction law.

Archangel Law Group

We are proud to represent clients in legal matters pertaining to Construction Law, Business Law, Wills, Trusts & Estates, Family Law, and Civil Litigation. We also offer Your General Counsel Plan, giving you cost-effective legal services for your business

If you need legal services or representation in the Hampton Roads, Virginia area, Archangel Law Group is here for you. We serve clients in Chesapeake, Virginia Beach, Norfolk, Suffolk, Portsmouth, Hampton, and Newport News. This also includes the surrounding counties of Hampton Roads, Virginia. We are here to help and discuss your specific legal situation and answer your questions. Contact our firm at (757) 389-7383, or get in touch with our staff by emailing us.