Guiding Your Projects from Vision to Reality
The construction industry is complex and highly regulated. Our Construction Practice is dedicated to helping clients navigate the legal complexities of construction projects from beginning to end by providing comprehensive legal solutions that align with your vision and essential interests.
With a deep commitment to proactive and preventive lawyering, we strive to anticipate and address potential issues before they arise with the goal to avoid litigation.
From financing and site acquisition to regulatory compliance and contract negotiation, our experienced team of attorneys is here to guide you every step of the way.
Comprehensive Construction Legal Services
We offer a wide range of construction legal services tailored to meet the unique needs of our clients. Our services include:
Assisting clients in securing financing for construction projects, navigating the complexities of loan agreements, and ensuring compliance with financial regulations.
Advising clients on legal issues related to acquiring property for construction projects, including due diligence, title examination, and negotiation of purchase agreements.
Addressing environmental considerations and compliance requirements, including: assessments, remediation, and mitigation measures; environmental due diligence prior to sale or acquisition of property; SEQRA Guidance; SPDES/SWPPP Permitting; solid waste and waste water regulation matters.
Contract Development and Negotiation
Drafting and negotiating construction contracts, subcontractor agreements, easements, and other related documents to protect our clients’ interests and minimize risk.
Licensing and Permitting
Assisting clients in obtaining necessary licenses and permits for construction projects, ensuring compliance with local, state, and federal regulations.
State and Federal Regulatory Compliance
Advising clients on compliance with applicable laws and regulations, including OSHA, EPA, and other regulatory requirements.
Regulatory Enforcement Actions
Representing clients in regulatory enforcement actions, including investigations, negotiations, and defense against alleged violations.
Providing guidance and representation in zoning matters, including use variances, special permits, and zoning board appeals.
Guiding clients through the process of obtaining necessary permits and approvals from government agencies and regulatory bodies.
Renewable and Energy Savings Projects
Providing legal guidance for renewable energy projects, energy efficiency initiatives, and sustainable construction practices.
Real Property Tax Law Matters
Assisting clients with real property tax issues, assessments, and exemptions related to construction projects.
Regulatory Change Through the Draft and Submission of Local Ordinances
Assisting clients in initiating regulatory change and drafting local ordinances to reflect evolving construction and land-use regulations.
When disputes cannot be resolved, our experienced team will be on your side to develop a litigation plan to address the complex issues that may arise, and aggressively advocate on your behalf both inside and outside of the courtroom.
Building a Strong Foundation for Success
We believe that a strong legal foundation is crucial for the success of any construction project. We are committed to providing our clients with expert legal guidance, proactive problem-solving, and a deep understanding of the construction industry’s intricacies. Our team of dedicated attorneys is here to help you overcome challenges, navigate complex regulations, and protect your interests throughout every stage of your construction project.
Build with confidence. Our construction law experts are here to navigate challenges and protect your projects. Reach out today for proactive legal support at Info@WestfallLaw.com.
Meet The Team
Ann Marie Murzin
Real Estate Paralegal
Legal Assistant & Office Coordinator
Legal Assistant & Office Coordinator
Senior Business Development Strategist
Office Manager / Relations
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