Construction Law Defense Attorneys

At Pitzer Snodgrass our lawyers not only have intimate knowledge of the complex legal issues involved in construction-related claims, but also have practical knowledge of the construction industry. Our experienced team of lawyers understand every aspect of the construction industry from planning and design through construction and project completion.

Pitzer Snodgrass has prosecuted and defended cases dealing with design and construction defects, claims for extras, defective specifications, mechanics liens, delay and impact damages, differing site conditions, and related disputes arising during contract administration. Our lawyers are involved in drafting, analyzing and implementation of construction contracts for owners, general contractors, sub-contractors and design professionals, and have taken an active role in all stages of construction-related claims and disputes.

Pitzer Snodgrass is recognized as a leading law firm in construction law. Our lawyers are frequent lecturers at seminars and have published multiple articles on construction related topics. Our knowledge of the industry and the complex legal issues involved in construction law gives our clients an advantage over the competition that is unsurpassed.

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  • Seth Gausnell, Principal at Pitzer Snodgrass, P.C.

    Seth Gausnell

    Tel: 314.335.1320
    Fax: 314.421.3144
  • Chris Lang, Principal at Pitzer Snodgrass, P.C.

    Christopher Lang

    Tel: 314.335.1334
    Fax: 314.421.3144
  • Don O'Keefe, Principal at Pitzer Snodgrass, P.C.

    Don O’Keefe

    Tel: 314.335.1345
    Fax: 314.421.3144
  • Derek Ruzicka, Associate at Pitzer Snodgrass, P.C.

    Derek Ruzicka

    Tel: 314.335.1382
    Fax: 314.421.3144
  • Jerry Simon, Principal at Pitzer Snodgrass, P.C.

    Jerry Simon

    Tel: 314.335.1356
    Fax: 314.421.3144
  • Gary Snodgrass, Principal at Pitzer Snodgrass, P.C.

    Gary Snodgrass

    Tel: 314.3351359
    Fax: 314.421.3144
  • Bill Thomas – Civil Defense Attorney, Pitzer Snodgrass, P.C.

    Bill Thomas

    Tel: 314.335.1360
    Fax: 314.421.3144
  • Phillip Bryant, Manging Partner at Pitzer Snodgrass, P.C.

    Phillip Bryant

    Tel: 314.335.1310
    Fax: 314.421.3144
  • Josh Breithaupt, Principal at Pitzer Snodgrass, P.C.

    Josh Breithaupt

    Tel: 314.335.1383
    Fax: 314.421.3144



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