Construction Litigation/Accidents


Shaw & Shaw, P.C. has a long history of representing clients involved in construction litigation and accidents.  Unfortunately, a construction site can be a dangerous environment, and construction professionals are often at great risk of serious injury.  When the safety engineers and programs that construction companies are required to uphold are either negligent or non-existent, accidents may occur.  Regardless of the cause, in the event that you are injured under these circumstances, you are entitled to compensation.  The construction attorneys from Shaw & Shaw, P.C. pursue your rights, ensuring you are awarded the compensation you deserve for the damage suffered.

Responsible Construction Accident Lawyers in Buffalo

While the law does not permit injured workers to sue their employers, a third-party may be liable for negligence.  If accidents arise from inadequate safety measures, the owners, architects, contractors, and equipment manufacturers can all be held liable.  Shaw & Shaw, P.C. frequently represents individuals who have suffered injuries in construction site accidents.  We can advise you of your legal rights and assist you in the necessary steps to seek compensation.  Our track record of success is largely due to our unwavering pursuit of our clients’ rights.

In the event of a construction site accident, contact Shaw & Shaw, P.C. for legal assistance!

Construction projects are often the source for disputes.  Shaw & Shaw, P.C. can assist with mediation, and when mediation has failed, explaining your options and determining what is in your best interest.  We are skilled in the practice of alternative dispute resolution, as well as in the courtroom, and have reached favorable settlements through mediation and private and court-assisted arbitration.  Because every state has different lawsuit filing details, procedures, and deadlines for a breach of a construction contract claim, it is extremely important you retain counsel who is deeply familiar with the fundamentals of construction law and litigation.  Our extensive background, and full range of resources, allows Shaw & Shaw, P.C. to represent clients in all areas of construction, including contract negotiations, finance, management claims, arbitrations, and litigation.  We are familiar with the diverse and complex issues that can arise, and our attorneys have success at all levels in state and federal courts.