Construction Law

Creatively designing legal solutions

From initial design to ribbon cutting and beyond, the Burns White Construction Law Practice Group can assist you in negotiating contracts, managing risks, and defending claims.

Our creative thinking and innovative solutions for clients in the construction industry are based on broad experience in a variety of construction segments, including education, healthcare, government, hospitality, industrial/manufacturing, transportation, and real estate. We represent design professionals, owners, and construction managers throughout all phases of a project, from contract negotiation through closeout, and in all types of construction claims.


  • Architects
  • Engineers
  • Landscape architects
  • Surveyors
  • Geologists
  • Owners
  • Design-builders
  • Construction managers


  • Contract review and negotiations
  • Employment-related disputes
  • Environmental concerns
  • Occupational safety and health
  • Professional licensure
  • Residential and commercial real estate
  • Arbitration and mediation
  • Litigation