What do the terms substantial and final completion mean?
Completion is not a static event. Completion involves a process. Completion means different things in different contexts including final progress payment, release of retention, warranty and mechanics' liens. The concept of completion involves a continuum and there are stages of completion and the challenge is to understand the different stages of completion and their implications. This video reviews the importance of the meaning of completion in each stage of completion.
Robert G. Campbell
Cox, Castle & Nicholson LLP
- Partner in the Century City office of the California law firm Cox, Castle & Nicholson LLP
- Has practiced construction law for 41 years and has tried and arbitrated numerous construction disputes to judgments
- Clients are project owners, prime contractors, design professionals, construction managers, construction lenders, subcontractors, and other project participants in disputes ranging broadly in size and sophistication on both public and private works
- Among the claims categories he resolves are scope of work disputes, design professional liability, delay, disruption, productivity, mechanic’s lien and bond enforcement, disputed change orders, defective work, terminations, differing site conditions, licensing, and bid protests
- Recognized as a leading construction lawyer: Who’s Who Legal: Construction, 2017-2023; Southern California Super Lawyers, 2012-2023; and recommended attorney, real estate - construction, Legal 500 USA, 2017-2023
- J.D. degree, University of Southern California; B.A. degree, University of California, Los Angeles
- Can be contacted at [email protected] or 310-284-2259
- President of Primus Consultants and an experienced claim analyst and expert witness in the construction field
- Industry experience includes heavy civil works construction projects, commercial projects, and residential; this extensive hands-on field experience provides the foundation of his ability as a claim analyst and expert witness
- Has testified more than 60 times as an expert witness on a variety of project types, including transportation, mass excavation, commercial structures, infrastructure, and residential buildings
- Participated in numerous negotiation sessions between owners and contractors, as well as between contractors and subcontractors
- As a testimonial expert, he has developed exceptional presentation skills that allow for concise and clear delivery of opinions and findings in all venue types
- B.S. degree in civil engineering, University of California, Irvine
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