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public works disputes


Public works disputes generally require the claimant to provide notice of the dispute and any claim within relatively short time periods. A failure to satisfy these requirements may entirely waive a claimant’s rights to additional time or compensation on their contract.  Claimants who have properly followed these prerequisites and who are entitled to extra time or compensation for their contract must promptly act to protect their rights. 

The public works disputes attorneys at Flores Ryan, LLP have expertise in every aspect of California and Federal public works disputes. We provide the legal expertise to ensure that each public works dispute is handled efficiently and effectively.  Our extensive experience as public works disputes attorneys allows us to advance public works disputes strategically to maximize the likelihood of a rapid and substantial recovery. 


Construction worker laying brick mechanic's lien
California Mechanics Lien Basics

This article covers eligibility for obtaining, and requirements for perfecting, mechanics liens in California.

Mechanics lien deadlines sign with cones
Mechanics Lien Deadlines In CA

An overview of the deadlines applicable to recording and enforcing mechanics liens in California.

Mechanics lien steps to take after recording
Steps To Take After Recording A Mechanics Lien In California.

Suggestions and strategies for securing payment after a mechanics lien has been recorded.

Construction question: Mechanic's Lien, Stop Payment Notice, Or Bond Claim?
Mechanics Lien, Stop Payment Notice, Or Bond Claim?

A comparison of statutory payment remedies and when some or all should be employed.

Key Points about public works disputes


Below you can generate the following forms applicable to public works disputes: