Construction and Commercial Litigation

Our attorneys are seasoned litigators, representing a variety of businesses and parties in need of legal representation during litigation at both the trial and appellate levels. Our attorneys have extensive experience litigating cases in both Florida and Federal courts a wide range of commercial and real estate disputes.

It is important to contact us as soon as a dispute begins to develop. With effective legal representation and timeliness, many construction disputes can be resolved through settlement, rather than litigation. However, if negotiation fails, we will be your strong advocates in the courtroom.

Construction Breach of Contract, Construction Liens and Bond Claims

At Worman & Sheffler, P.A., we are able to approach each client's construction law issue with a high level of knowledge and a unique perspective. You will not have to educate us on the fundamentals of construction work. Our many years of experience in the construction industry allow us to put on our hard hats and quickly get to work resolving your legal issue. The time limits for addressing construction disputes are critical.

If you are involved in a dispute over collection of payment and want to enforce a construction lien or a make a claim against a payment bond, consult our law firm as soon as possible.

Our lawyers have extensive experience handling breach of contract claims over nonpayment, construction defects, negligent construction and construction delays. Following is a sample of the types of cases we have litigated:

  • Construction and mechanic's liens
  • Bond claims
  • Construction defects
  • Design errors and omissions
  • Structural failures
  • Products liability
  • Property line disputes
  • Construction contract disputes
  • Zoning and land use disputes
  • Patent, copyright or trademark infringement
  • Scheduling disputes
  • Professional liability claims
  • Insurance bad faith claims

Construction Litigation Avoidance

When you want to avoid the expense and stress of litigation, mediation or arbitration may be a realistic alternative. Our attorneys represent clients in state and federal alternative dispute resolution and have special training in mediation. We will act as your strong advocates, illustrating your case to the opposing party and showing that litigation is fruitless. Going forward, we can help you avoid further disputes through our risk management and construction legal consulting services.

The time limit to act on construction disputes is relatively short. If you don't act quickly, you could lose your rights.