|Dispute Resolution / Construction Claims|
||A clear and
persuasive argument is essential to convince the Owner / Architect that
a contractor has a meritorious claim for which he should be paid. Since
the burden of proof rests with the contractor, the claim must clearly
demonstrate the cause and effect of the direct and indirect work impacts.
Prompt payment for a claim is related to the effectiveness of the presentation of the causes and impacts of the claim. As claim consultants on your behalf, we prepare the claim in a format such that it can be readily accepted and negotiated.
It is beneficial to all parties
to quickly identify and settle claims and disputes to minimize disruption
to a project. When this is accomplished , the following will occur:
- The contractor receives money, improving his cash flow and allowing him to continue working, reducing the impact to all parties.