Construction is a dynamic process fraught with complex relationships, sophisticated contracts, financing, design, engineering, procurement, and supply. It’s a world of unavoidable risk, and no matter how civil the beginning, exposure to such risk all but ensures the need for compromise and the potential for dispute.
To effectively avoid claims and resolve disputes, construction lawyers must be skilled negotiators, draftsmen, communicators, administrators and advocates. This combination of skills is precisely why Bryan Cave provides unsurpassed value to its construction industry clients.
Construction lawyers must recognize subtle implications and respond confidently, timely, and accurately in an ever-changing environment. When dispute is unavoidable, construction lawyers must be able to apply substantive knowledge of the deal and the industry to the dispute resolution process.
Coupling real world experience with outstanding legal talent allows Bryan Cave to deliver superior service to its clients. We pride ourselves on anticipating client needs and identifying and understanding the impact chosen strategies might have on the overall business outcome. Our team’s on-point, relevant and recent experience is second to none, with our lawyers involved daily in sophisticated industrial and commercial transactions and disputes across the country and around the world.
Bryan Cave has meaningful experience in many national and international dispute resolution forums. Whether negotiation and claims avoidance, litigation or alternative dispute resolution, Bryan Cave’s construction team capitalizes on institutional knowledge, eliminates the learning curve and delivers timely, effective value-added service to its clients.