Handling Construction Defect Claims

At Dean & Gibson, PLLC, we have experience representing a wide range of clients in construction defect cases, including homeowners, commercial developers, contractors and insurers. We have represented these clients in a variety of matters, ranging from highly complex commercial litigation to smaller residential claims, and from property damage to serious personal injury.

To schedule a time to meet with one of our attorneys, please complete our online contact form.

Types Of Cases We Handle

  • Structural defects: We have defended general contractors and subcontractors in cases involving structural defects in both commercial and residential buildings.
  • Code compliance: The firm handles causes of action related to code compliance and municipal ordinances that affect the construction industry.
  • Construction defects: In addition, our lawyers defend cases involving injuries to construction workers caused by construction defects or OSHA violations.
  • Synthetic stucco: Our attorneys have represented contractors in hundreds of cases involving synthetic stucco, both in the context of class action suits and in individual state court cases.
  • Collapsed walkways: The firm also represented the manufacturer of the materials used in the pedestrian walkway that collapsed at the Charlotte Motor Speedway in May of 2000 and we extensively investigated possible causes of that collapse.

We work closely with contractors, engineers and other experts in the industry. We have established professional relationships with the leading expert witnesses in North Carolina and throughout the country. This experience has given our attorneys a sound understanding of the construction industry, resulting in the ability to achieve excellent results for our clients while remaining cost-efficient.

Contact Us

For more information or to schedule an appointment with an experienced insurance defense lawyer, please call our office at 704-372-2700.