Dispute involving Construction overruns of home estimated to cost multi-millions with delays of years, lack of invoices for cost claims and questionable contractor licenses
Disputes regarding delays, defects and breaches between contractors, subs and owners in development project
Dispute over cause of sprinkler system activating and causing damage; installation by sub or improper ventilation of roof unrelated to installation; policy exclusion of “installation”
Dispute with state board of compensation over claims business underreported payroll by millions; subcontractor claims monies paid were cash for materials to workers, not payroll
Damage from use of cranes and workers in nextdoor highrise construction project
Dispute over responsibility for hiring of subcontractor by owner or general, with fire burning down residence from rags left by the sub who was told by contractor to lock up
Competing claims for unpaid work and counter claims of disgorgement for monies paid unlicensed contractor in residential remodel
Dispute between principals in commercial development over delays, quality of construction, competence and availability of contractors, refusal to provide financials and daily records
Dispute between contractor and owner over costs and time estimate exceeded by triples in building of residence, with no invoices and no record keeping on costs
Claim from fire damage on faulty plumbing: D denies hiring plumber; dispute over who was the contractor
Subrogation case arising from fire with mixed with habitability claims and five levels of indemnity agreements with subcontractors and contractors disputing responsibility for roof repairs, removal of plywood and treatment of HVAC systems on roof
Construction defects on mixed use housing in west Los Angeles, water seepage and leaks showed up year later with damages in millions
ADA violations at auto body shop: counter, parking designation, bathroom openings
Soil inspector falls on guideline wires left by subcontractor in violation of regulations
34 unit mixed use building in West LA had leakage issues one year after completion
Ceiling collapsed in apartment unit with two sets of owners – current and prior.
Subcontractor collected checks and falsified releases then fled
Bank failed to honor contractual requirement of dual signatures
Sandblasting job caused lead contamination, failure to provide protective covering; inspectors confirmed prior work did not produce lead.
Breach of contract from miscalculated engineering numbers causing defective design for sophisticated research laboratory.
Flooding of condo from higher condo. Disputed liability between HOA and tenants
Suit on spec home valued at multi- millions with multiple subs.
Dispute over quality of contractor’s work on remodel contract exceeding contract by 33%.
Claims over defects in landscaping and pool construction, claims subcontractors changed the terms of the contract.
Suit for failure to disclose allegations against seller and broker, water intrusion, mold and unpermitted modifications.
Construction defect and professional malpractice case: engineer gave wrong measurements and building was built with defects due to the plans.
Construction defect allegations against architect and contractor in spec multi million-dollar residence.
Failure of architect to design and include bathroom addition required by city specs.
Failure to disclose code violations in multi-million dollar property in Manhattan Beach, fraud and allegations supporting punitive damages.
Neighbors suing over complications from water drainage and destruction of trees, loss of vegetation.
Dispute over easement and building of wall blocking access to rental units by neighbors.
Claim that neighbor destroyed trees located on property of complaining neighbor and deliberate trespass during absence of neighboring party.
Suit re defective installation of pool tile by subcontractor.
Construction defect challenges to contractor in muti- million dollar remodel; deficient installation versus claim of design defect of state of art glass door.
Dispute with unexecuted competing contracts for drywall installation on renovation of hotel and claims of delay.