Industries

Construction

Client Focus

Companies involved in construction projects, including homes and businesses.  Also, businesses that support and supply construction companies.

Industry Contact

Jeff Kershaw
T  + 214.905.2003
jmkershaw@chambleeryan.com

Douglas R. Lewis
T  + 214.905.2003
E dlewis@chambleeryan.com

Representative Clients

We’ve represented numerous companies and their insurers in the construction industry including A&R Demolition, Jebco, Inc., Southlake General Contractors, Signature Custom Homes, Pool Stop, and Derr & Isbell Construction.

Overview

Our experience rises above the rest. Chamblee Ryan’s experience goes beyond that of the courtroom, and is established at the construction site. Using our practical understanding of the construction industry’s important aspects, we use our experience and knowledge to assist our clients in minimizing liabilities and expenses. When litigation occurs, we provide our clients with an aggressive, cost-effective defense, whether the client is a large national corporation or a local contractor. We represent clients involved in large residential and commercial projects such as general contractors, subcontractors, owners, designers, managers, and others in all segments of residential and commercial construction.

How we build success. We use our innovative and established defense strategies with years of proven courtroom experience to provide our clients in the construction industry and their insurers with superior representation.  Chamblee Ryan provides deep experience, broad geographical reach, and a collaborative approach within the firm to allow for the involvement of attorneys well versed in numerous legal arenas. Matters we have litigated span from personal injury to property damage, to structural defect or design defect claims, to issues in labor and regulation, to procurement and licensing.

Built to win. In the courtroom, we have handled numerous challenging cases including general negligence, premises liability, and catastrophic injury accidents. We consistently try cases to verdict and achieve favorable results for our clients. Attorneys for Chamblee Ryan have developed strategies for liability lawsuits that aggressively protect the client’s business and financial interests.

Results Driven

Obtained a complete defense verdict on behalf of a general contractor and sub-contractor through a jury trial wherein Plaintiff alleged that a construction site caused a motor vehicle accident resulting in one fatality and injuries to a minor child; Plaintiffs sought damages in excess of $2 million dollars.

Successful defense of a general contractor in separate lawsuits against sub-contractors concerning disputes over the value of material and labor provided on a project wherein Plaintiffs claimed damages over $200,000 and $300,000, respectively.