Practice Areas & Industries: Goldberg Segalla LLP


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Our experience in all areas of construction law is just one reason we have been chosen to represent some of the industry’s most well-known owners, developers, insurance companies, general contractors, subcontractors, construction managers, design professionals, suppliers and others involved in construction litigation.

At Goldberg Segalla, our attorneys represent clients before state and federal courts, as well as in administrative proceedings and in arbitration or mediation. We work with clients to develop a litigation strategy early in the case to minimize business disruptions and limit liability exposure. In addition, our attorneys frequently consult with our related construction law practice groups, ensuring that our clients receive comprehensive advice and representation.

We advise clients in all areas of construction site litigation, including:

  • Agency disputes
  • Changed conditions and change order claims
  • Contract and quasi-contract disputes
  • Default and termination claims
  • Delay and inefficiency claims
  • Environmental issues
  • Insurance coverage issues
  • Employment and labor
  • OSHA investigations and claims
  • Professional liability
  • Property damage claims
  • Scope of work disputes
  • Toxic molds and other substances
  • Warranty claims

Articles Authored by Lawyers at this office:

OSHA Fines Contractor $511,000 for Failing to Provide Fall Protection Resulting in Worker Fatality
William H. Baaki, March 16, 2015
On July 25, 2014, a 22-year-old apprentice ironworker in Kansas City, Missouri was standing on a 9-inch-wide steel girder on a building under construction and fell more than 30 feet to his death. In its citation dated January 21, 2015, OSHA cited the employer structural steel company for seven...