The construction industry in Texas is a huge driver of the economy. Currently, Texas is growing, attracting thousands of new residents each month. Those individuals and companies who already live here and those who are now choosing to make Texas their home are driving the construction industry to produce more projects. The growth creates a need for more infrastructure and a demand for additional facilities across the economic spectrum.
The Chapman Firm is inextricably intertwined with the construction industry in Texas. The attorneys at the Chapman Firm have chosen to serve the construction industry and focus our business on this vital segment of our economy.Our attorneys have experience in Construction Manager at Risk, Design-Build, and other alternative delivery methods in addition to traditional design, bid, build construction. As a boutique construction law firm, the Chapman Firm provides legal services to multiple aspects of the construction industry. The Chapman firm uses this experience to assist our clients in taking advantage of the growth of these methods in the water, transportation, general civil, and vertical construction industry.
We represent owners, general contractors, and specialty contractors in Texas. We provide legal services to both the public and private sectors of the construction industry.
The clients we represent and serve range from public entities, general contractors with a national presence, regional contractors, to family-owned specialty contractors and builders.
The Chapman Firm provides the following services:
- Drafting and Negotiating Procurement Documentation
- Alternative Delivery Methods –Drafting and Negotiation of Construction Documents
- Bid Disputes
- Counseling in Dispute Avoidance and Project Performance
- Performance and Payment Bond Claims
- Lien Claims
- Arbitration and Mediation
- Delay Claims
- Default and Termination Disputes
- Scope and Performance Disputes
In addition to our work representing clients, our attorneys are actively involved in industry organizations that support members of the construction industry for both owners and contractors such as the Texas Municipal League, the International Municipal Lawyers Association, Texas City Attorneys Association, Associated General Contractors, Associated Builders and Contractors, and the Texas Water Infrastructure Network.