Public Contract Code Based Claims Presentable Under Section 9204
Learn which statutes impact claims administration.
The legislative history to Section 9204 recites a long list of public contracting statutes subject to the new claims procedure. Public contracting statutes, particularly the Public Contract Code, require that public works contracts contain numerous terms and conditions. These provisions grant the contractor on a California public works project multiple statutory rights against the public entity not present on private works, a few of which are discussed in this white paper.
Practice Group Leader of Meyers Nave’s Construction and Facilities Practice Group and Public Contracts Practice Group
Advises clients on all aspects of planning, procurement, design, construction, administration, contract compliance, completion, closeout, dispute resolution and complex litigation on projects varying from small, general projects to large, complicated projects such as airports, hospitals and seaports
Tried to final judgment complex construction cases in state and federal bench trials and jury trials, state bench trials, AAA Arbitrations, JAMS Arbitrations
Charter Fellow and member of the Advisory Board of the Construction Lawyers Society of America, a Fellow of the Litigation Counsel of America, Achieved the highest rating by Martindale-Hubbell
Listed in Northern California Super Lawyers in Construction Litigation (10 years)
Principal in Meyers Nave’s Construction and Facilities Practice Group
Degree in architecture and five years of experience practicing architecture for schools and large scale commercial projects
More than ten years of experience practicing construction law with significant experience in complex construction litigation, including payment disputes, mechanic's lien and stop notice actions, construction defect, delay and disruption claims, differing site conditions, and insurance recovery
Complex trial experience includes hospital design error and omission
Advises on all aspects of project design, construction administration and claims
Selected as a “Rising Star” in Construction Litigation by Northern California Super Lawyers