A leader in public and private sector construction in the State of New Jersey, Schwartz Edelstein Law Group offers its clients extensive expertise in all phases of construction law and practice. We represent clients in the planning, bidding, negotiation, preparation, management and close-out of construction contracts. Our attorneys render capable, effective and economical assistance to our clients irrespective of the size and complexity of the project, whether it is a minor renovation, major renovation, or construction of a multi-million dollar school or municipal building. We provide legal oversight and direction from project conception through final close-out.
Schwartz Edelstein attorneys deal with emergent situations and defaulting contractors on a daily basis. We are adept at dealing with sureties, completion contractors, design professionals and construction managers. Our Firm has successfully negotiated numerous takeover and settlement agreements.
Our attorneys’ ability, experience and knowledge of the law allow clients to avoid the hidden and potential pitfalls and hazards of a particular project. With artful drafting of construction contracts, effective legal advice and negotiating skills, we not only protect our clients’ rights, but also place them in the most favorable position possible to deal with potential problems. This helps to avoid the severe economic consequences which may arise from such issues. The skill of Schwartz Edelatein’s attorneys and their construction practice expertise underlies the Firm’s reputation for dealing with problems arising during a project in the most effective and economical manner. We are able to facilitate and ensure the progress of construction, enabling owners and contractors to successfully complete projects on time and within budget.