San Mateo Construction Defect Lawyers
The Northern California attorneys with Allen, Baker & Stephan, PC, dedicate a significant portion of our legal practice to complex real estate and construction matters. We possess exceptional construction defects knowledge and experience.
Our San Mateo construction defects attorneys represent owners and developers facing complex, expensive defects. Our construction defects practice extends to matters involving high-end single-family residences, townhomes, condominium and apartment complexes, and commercial properties. For help with your construction defect issue, contact us for a consultation.
At Allen, Baker & Stephan, PC, our lawyers are led by founding attorney Michael B. Allen, who has firsthand experience with construction defect issues. He has both a mechanical engineering degree and law degree. As an engineer and attorney for a Fortune 500 engineering and construction company, he handled half-billion-dollar projects.
With 36 years of legal experience, Mr. Allen has a reputation for providing effective and efficient construction law representation. These cases may be complicated and time-consuming, often involving many parties and insurance coverage issues. Mr. Allen has represented every type of individual or entity that can be named in a construction defect case. He understands defect cases inside and out.
His unique background and firsthand experience enable him to interpret building plans, architectural drawings and other technical documentation. He evaluates every construction and legal aspect to determine the best course of action.
Additionally, Mr. Allen is supported in his efforts by a team of competent, experienced and skilled attorneys. They possess over 50 years of combined experience and provide in-depth construction, real estate and business law representation. They take a team approach to achieving each client’s goals.
Our lawyers understand the serious, far-reaching consequences associated with construction defects, as well as design defects and general execution deficiencies. We help owners pursue claims against contractors, architects, subcontractors and building material manufacturers. We provide litigation representation for a wide range of issues, including:
- Water intrusion
- Structural defects
- Site drainage
- Plumbing defects
- Electrical defects
- HVAC matters
- Retaining walls/landslides
- Other building components