Our DuPage construction attorneys have the knowledge and experience necessary to provide you with the expertise you need in in all aspects of your construction agreements. We can assist you in every step of the creation and review of agreements and resolving disputes in a professional and affordable manner.
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DuPage construction litigation lawyer Kevin O'Flaherty explains why developers should hire a residential real estate attorney.
In this article, our DuPage construction lawyers explain some of the most important clauses in general contractor agreements and other construction classes. We discuss the importance of a clear scope of work clause. We explain the different types of contract prices including lump sum pricing, unit pricing, cost of work plus contractor’s fee, and time and materials. We explain liquidated damages for delay in completion of construction contracts and describe how change orders work. Finally we explain payment bonds and performance bonds.
DuPage County construction law attorney Kevn O'Flaherty explains DuPage County condominium laws and how theyefect condominium disputes.
In this article, our DuPage County construction law attorneys explain condominium laws and common types of law that may arise for both tenants and owners. It's important to note that condominium associations have the responsibilities imposed upon a not-for-profit corporation by the Not For Profit Corporation Act, whether or not the association is incorporated. To the extent that the Not For Profit Corporation Act conflicts with the Condominium Property Act, the Condominium Property Act controls with respect to condominium associations.
In this Learn About Law podcast, Illinois construction law attorney Kevn O'Flaherty discusses maximium price construction contracts.
In this article, our DuPage construction lawyers explain how guaranteed maximum price construction contracts work. In Guaranteed Maximum Price Contracts, also known as GMP contracts, the contractor can charge for its services in a variety of ways, including time plus materials, or a percentage of the overhead as profit. However, the total price of the contract is limited by the guaranteed maximum price. If the contractor's final charges come in below the guaranteed maximum price the owner typically gets the savings. The contractor bears the risk of the price exceeding the guaranteed maximum price. Our DuPage construction lawyers explain how allowances, change orders, contingencies, and schedules of values operate in guaranteed maximum price construction contracts.