Construction Practice

The Carlin Law Group, APC's construction and surety practice provides experienced and effective counsel in project management, claims and litigation involving owners, sureties, contractors, subcontractors and material suppliers. The firm prides itself on its knowledgeable and personalized service, striving to achieve results in an efficient and cost-effective manner. The Carlin Law Group, APC is also one of the few law firms where its attorneys have personal and professional construction experience providing them invaluable insight and first-hand knowledge into how projects are built and specific industry needs.

Litigation Practice

  • Additional compensation claims
  • Administrative hearings and appeals
  • Arbitration / Mediation / Trial
  • Bid protests
  • Breach of contract
  • Contract drafting, review & negotiations
  • Delay, disruption & acceleration claims
  • Differing site conditions claims
  • Enforcement & Collection of Judgments
  • Federal Acquisition Regulations (FAR’s)
  • Late payment penalty claims
  • Mechanic’s lien claims
  • Miller Act claims
  • Payment & Performance bond actions
  • Project management & scheduling
  • Requests for Equitable Adjustment
  • Scope of work disputes
  • Stop notice actions
  • Subcontractor listing/substitution hearings
  • Surety Defense & Loss Mitigation


Contract & Project Management Services

In addition to helping our construction clients when they are involved with litigation, we also assist them to be proactive and avoid litigation in the first place.  This is done through pre-project contract reviews & negotiation, scheduling & project management assistance during construction and company training throughout the year.  We have prepared a number of seminars we can offer on various topics to help any construction related firm maintain and improve profitability in these economically challenging times.