Peoria Construction Attorneys | Construction Litigation Lawyers, Peoria

Peoria Construction Attorneys | Construction Litigation Lawyers, Peoria

Our Peoria 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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The purpose of a free consultation is to determine whether our firm is a good fit for your legal needs. Although we often discuss expected results and costs, our attorneys do not give legal advice unless and until you choose to retain us. Although most consultations are complimentary, some may carry a charge depending on the type of matter and meeting location.

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O'Flaherty Law of Peoria

4600 N. Brandywine Dr., Ste. 200A Peoria, IL 61614


(309) 512-0066


Hours: 9 am - 7 pm Monday - Friday 11 am - 3pm Saturday 11 am - 2 pm Sunday

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Important Clauses in Construction Contracts

In this article, our Peoria 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.  

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In this video, Peoria construction lawyer Kevin O'Flaherty gives a broad overview of general contractor agreements in Illinois.

Mechanics Liens in Peoria

In this video, our Peoria mechanics liens lawyers discuss the process of obtaining a mechanics lien in Peoria civil courts.  

We also explain the difference between private and public project mechanics liens and the differences between subcontract and general contract liens. We also help you understand the filing, notice, and enforcement duties and deadlines for a mechanics lien.

Read the full article on perfecting mechanics liens in Peoria by our Peoria construction lawyers. 

In this video, Peoria construction law attorney Kevin O'Flaherty explains how to perfect a mechanics lien for an Illinois construction contract.

Guaranteed Maximum Price Construction Contracts Explained

In this article, our Peoria 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 Peoria construction lawyers explain how allowances, change orders, contingencies, and schedules of values operate in guaranteed maximum price construction contracts.

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In this video, Peoria construction law attorney Kevin O'Flaherty explains how to perfect a mechanics lien for an Illinois construction contract.

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