Construction Law



Our attorneys provide an array of services for construction industry clients such as contract negotiation and preparation, regulatory compliance, mechanic’s lien and payment bond claims, as well as mediation, arbitration and litigation of contract and payment disputes and defective construction disputes. The firm’s construction industry clients include regional and local general contractors, contracting specialties and material suppliers. We assist clients with all phases of construction disputes from investigation and evaluation to litigation if negotiation fails. We have experience litigating a wide variety of construction disputes in state and federal court.

Our experience includes projects of varied complexity and size such as commercial buildings, single family and multi-family homes, condominiums, schools, hospitals, churches, highways and shipyards.

Our team also handles workers’ compensation claims on behalf of contractors and other employers. Services for our construction industry clients include:

  • Contract negotiations and preparations
  • Contract disputes resolution, including claims handling and resolution through mechanic’s liens, payment bond claims, mediation, arbitration or litigation
  • Regulatory compliance, including administrative hearings, and appellate proceedings
Practicing Attorneys

  • David B. Oakley

    4705 Columbus Street, Suite 100 Virginia Beach, VA 23462-6749
    DirectLine: (757) 552-6035
    doakley@pbp-attorneys.com
  • Paul R. Schmidt

    4705 Columbus Street, Suite 100 Virginia Beach, VA 23462-6749
    DirectLine: (757) 518-2380
    pschmidt@pbp-attorneys.com
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