Shields | Mott was recently recognized by Construction Executive magazine as one of the Top 50 law firms in the country for Construction Law, and one of only a few New Orleans law offices ranked in the Top 50. Law firms specializing in construction have the unique industry experience essential to guide their clients through a complex maze of compliance and contracts to ensure the health of the construction enterprise. Contractors, developers, and sureties that retain counselors experienced in the unique aspects of construction law are more likely to come out ahead when a contract dispute arises. As the saying goes, an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure. The legal ramiﬁcations of a poorly worded contract, failing to keep track of new employment and safety laws, and many other risks can easily be avoided with a capable construction law ﬁrm in the contractor’s corner. If the need arises to arbitrate or litigate your construction claim, we have extensive knowledge and experience to put toward your claim.
Construction law. It’s what we do.