Construction Services Group

The Construction Services Group is equipped to assist all sectors of the development, design and construction community facing the challenges of successfully developing and delivering a project as well as to assist in navigating troubled projects through the claim process and to beneficial resolution. With experience in project development from the earliest planning and programming phases through design and contract documents as well as through permitting, construction and the achievement of substantial and final completion, the attorneys of Sherrard, German & Kelly’s Construction Services Group can provide advice, counsel and assistance in defining resources and responsibilities for the respective parties involved in the project and developing the contractual structure that will best facilitate efficient and timely project delivery and completion.

The Sherrard, German & Kelly Construction Services Group has been involved in a wide variety of projects, including the following:

  • Power Plant/Utility
  • Heavy Highway/Bridge
  • Steel & Aluminum Plants
  • Manufacturing Operations/Facilities
  • Material Production/Supply
  • Stadium & Sports Facilities
  • Retail Development
  • Green/Sustainable Buildings
  • Commercial Structures
  • Retail Development Communities
  • Assisted Living Communities
  • Student Housing
  • School Construction
  • Oil & Gas Exploration Drilling

Within the Group will be found attorneys with a dedicated practice to the construction industry and providing this experienced service to the owners, developers, designers, and a wide variety of engineering and construction professionals within that industry. For example, the Group’s attorneys have significant experience assisting construction industry clients with the following substantive legal needs:

  • Negotiation/Drafting of Contract Documents
  • Project/Claim Management & Document Preparation
  • Claim Resolution (via mediation, arbitration, trial and appellate court proceedings)
  • Bid Protests
  • Mechanics’ Liens
  • Green and Sustainable Design & Construction
  • Surety Bond Matters

If there is a project being planned, a project facing challenges during execution or a project in need of final claims resolution and close-out, the Construction Services Group of Sherrard, German & Kelly is strategically positioned to provide its clients the assistance needed, whether the client is an owner, surety, design professional, contractor, manufacturer, specialty trade subcontractor, material supplier or other construction industry member.