Construction Litigation

Construction projects are complex undertakings which demand skill, experience and careful planning to achieve successful results. Even the best managed construction projects often encounter difficulties. Design issues, unforeseen site conditions and fraud, waste and abuse each can result in delays and cost overages.  When the worst happens on your project, you want the best professionals advising you on the resolution. Our clients have included private and governmental owners, law enforcement, contractors, developers, specialty subcontractors, design professionals, lenders and sureties.

EisnerAmper provides a full range of services in connection with construction disputes including:

  • Quantification of damages
  • Fraud investigations
  • Negotiating changes
  • Expert testimony

EisnerAmper’s construction specialists understand the systems, processes and controls used to manage and document construction activity. We know how to use this information to tell the story behind the costs. We have assisted clients on domestic and international projects involving:

  • Highways, bridges and dams
  • Commercial, industrial and institutional buildings
  • Rail electrification and commuter rail
  • Municipal and commercial utilities
  • Commercial and naval shipbuilding
  • Residential developments

The issues addressed in these engagements often include:

  • Delay and acceleration
  • Lost productivity/efficiency
  • Defective design
  • Field and home office overhead
  • False claims
  • Financial statement fraud
  • Extra work
  • Product substitution
  • Non-conforming and defective work
  • Constructive and formal changes
  • Differing site conditions
  • Cardinal change 

Learn more about our Construction services.