Contract Reviews

We work to foster strong healthy business relationships by creating thorough, balanced, well-articulated contracts. Our experienced construction lawyers have successfully assisted in the development and negotiation of contracts in the following areas:

Development and construction contracts:

  • Multi-tiered lender/investor agreements
  • Joint venture agreements
  • Title company and real estate acquisition documentation
  • Bond and loan programs: government grants, tax increment financing (TIFs), industrial
  • Corporate structuring—including interlocking and sister entity development
  • Design service contracts for architectural, structural, interior MEP (mechanical/electrical/plumbing) and fire protection systems
  • Contractor, subcontractor, supplier, fabricator, construction manager and owner’s representative contracts
  • Sustainability and other specialty consultant contracts
  • Cost and schedule evaluation
  • Fiscal audit and review of completed projects
  • Warranty compliance
  • Facility management and renovation analysis

Technology and administrative process addenda:

  • Website and technology management
  • Electronic communications protocols
  • Building information modeling (BIM) and Building Execution Planning (BXP)
  • Green and environmental sustainability certifications - including LEED, Green Globes, BREEAM, Living Building Challenge
  • Cloud records/archival

Public Sector contracts:

  • DBE/MBE/WBE/SBE/EBE program applications and appeals
  • Initial needs evaluation
  • Set-aside program development
  • Participant certification and compliance disputes
  • Worker hiring activities/programs including Community Block Grant programs
  • Historic Building/Development certification