Construction

CONSTRUCTION LAW

Board Certified by the Florida Bar

Gillman Law, P.A.  represents developers, owners, general contractors, subcontractors, suppliers and design professionals in all phases of construction projects, from drafting contracts through litigation.  The firm has extensive experience in drafting construction contracts, litigation, mediation, and arbitration.  

The firm handles lien and bond claims, licensing and permitting issues, bid protests and other procurement issues, as well as claims under Florida's Prompt Pay Act.

Jared has extensive experience in all insurance issues related to construction projects, including general liability policies, owner-controlled insurance policies (OCIP), contractor-controlled insurance policies (CCIP), and errors and omissions policies.

No matter how large or small your construction project is, or what phase the project is in, Jared is able to provide his expert advice in resolving disputes and avoiding risk.

Representative Matters

  • Represented a general contractor in a series of construction contract negotiations totaling more than $35M in construction costs. 

  • Represented a subcontractor owed over $2M, including claims for acceleration.

  • Represented a municipality in claims against the Project's designer totaling over $5M for due to the cost to correct the improperly designed work, delay, and failure to properly administer the project.

  • Represented a homeowner on a $10M+ construction project in negotiating and drafting multiple construction contracts, evaluating complex insurance issues, and preparing independent contractor agreements for the outside project supervisors.

  • Represented a homeowner in activating a contractor's general liability insurance resulting in an advantageous settlement.

  • Represented a material supplier in preparing liens for projects throughout South Florida.