Construction Defect Attorneys in Houston and Austin for Defective Design Lawsuits

Texas Construction Defect and Design Defect Claims Attorneys

Construction defect and design defect claims are a legal minefield. Litigation can hinge on technical interpretation of design specs, product specs, engineering decisions and builder contracts. Andrews Myers, P.C., is an established construction law firm with long experience in the full spectrum of construction disputes.

Our construction defect attorneys in Houston represent both owners seeking legal remedies and contractors or design-build firms defending against construction defect claims. We serve clients in Harris County, coastal Texas and statewide.

Construction Defects and Design Defects

Andrews Myers, P.C. has successfully shielded builders and design firms who were facing substantial exposure in construction defect disputes. Likewise, we have won damages or cure on behalf of buyers/owners who discovered design defects or construction defects the hard way. Our lawyers have litigated a wide range of commercial, industrial and residential design and construction defect cases:

  • Leaning, sinking or collapsing foundations or structures
  • Leaking doors, windows or roofs with water intrusion
  • Soil settling, erosion, runoff and drainage
  • Plumbing, HVAC and insulation failures
  • Electrical and security hazards

Construction Defect Attorneys With the Acumen to Resolve Construction Disputes

Drawing upon 20-plus years of construction litigation experience, our construction defect attorneys are knowledgeable about design concepts, construction methods and construction industry surety and insurance. We have a sophisticated understanding of the roles and responsibilities of various participants in the construction process, and the contractual and legal rights and remedies of the parties. We take claims to trial if it serves our clients’ goals, but we encourage them to exhaust all out-of-court solutions, including mediation and arbitration, to resolve design defect or construction defect disputes.

Clients know they can rely on our in-depth understanding of the industry when we prosecute or defend design and construction defect claims. Contact a construction defect attorney in Houston for analysis of your legal options. We welcome attorney referrals.