Construction Law and Litigation
Behr, McCarter & Potter has been a leader in construction law and litigation since 1992. Our lawyers routinely publish and lecture on legal topics and trends in the construction industry. Dudley McCarter has been known for many years as one of Missouri’s leading authorities on construction disputes, construction contracts, and litigation, and was recognized as the 2016 Lawyer of the Year in Construction Litigation by Best Lawyers. We represent owners, developers, general contractors, design professionals, subcontractors, and suppliers in both litigation and non-litigation matters. The firm has developed an outstanding and loyal client base. We serve our public and private sector clients in all construction-related matters, including contract preparation and negotiation, prosecution and defense of claims, and arbitration and mediation as well as state and federal litigation in Missouri and Illinois. In addition to our extensive expertise in mechanic’s liens, bonds, lien waivers, interpretation of contracts, the effect of state and federal laws on construction projects, and construction disputes, we counsel businesses in the construction industry on proactive measures to protect their rights and avoid expensive litigation.