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Hiring Experienced Construction Law Attorneys

The most important aspect of starting or owning a business, besides having a well-thought-out foundational business plan is to have competent business law legal services available when you need them the most. Experienced business law attorneys can set your business on the right course with the proper agreements and contracts that can solve most problems before they ever develop. Understanding that business and commercial law is a very specialized legal field that most attorneys don’t attempt to practice due largely to the broad and detailed business knowledge it requires. Understanding the complexities of how the rules and laws governing business practices and procedures operate, is only the first step towards mastering this legal craft.

Let’s take the construction industry for example its agreements and the numerous entities that reside in most construction projects. There are many individual entities assisting residential and commercial construction firms involved in a building project including but not limited to developers, architects, engineers, manufacturers, material suppliers, sub-contractors, and in many cases, day laborers. Many of these construction partners have collateral agreements and certain responsibilities shared by many to complete the project. Creating durable and effective contracts and agreements is a foundational tool of doing business within the construction industry. At Heekin Law, P.A. we specialize in all aspects of transactional legal services for participants in the construction industry. Our lead construction law attorneys, Geoff Heekin and Ariel Spires have over 40 years of shared construction law experience in both transactional; drafting, reviewing, and negotiating contracts and litigation services; dispute resolution for both residential and commercial construction issues. As skilled negotiators, we understand the regulations and specific laws governing the construction industry. We also understand the necessity of completing construction projects on time and resolving a defect before it causes delays and further complications. Our collective goal is to resolve matters amicably to prevent costly legal proceedings and protect ongoing relationships whenever possible. We are however proven trial attorneys and ready to argue unresolved matters in local, state, or federal court if necessary. Therefore, our construction law practice is equipped to resolve disputes involving construction delays, construction liens, construction defects, breach of construction contracts, and issues in construction non-completion.

Why Choose Heekin Law, P.A.?

Regardless of your position as a contractor, developer, property owner, or other professional involved in the construction industry, we can assist you in resolving any construction law issue. If you have a need for a construction law attorney in Jacksonville, Fl we offer free, no-obligation consultations. In today’s construction environment, having an experienced and knowledgeable legal partner is a prudent step towards avoiding costly legal entanglements. At Heekin Law, P.A. we represent numerous construction industry businesses that share the same goals of performance, profitability, and determinable outcomes. With so many players and opportunities that something or someone’s performance is substandard or unfulfilled, many construction projects are breeding grounds for disputes and unresolved issues. At Heekin Law, P.A., we are here to help resolve issues that might arise. Our legal expertise is second to none in defending the rights of our clients. Give us a call at 904-355-7000 so we may hear more about your construction issues and goals. 


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