Murphy Austin Adams Schoenfeld LLP
J. Scott Alexander, Managing Partner
555 Capitol Mall, Suite 850
Sacramento, CA 95814
Murphy Austin's Construction Law Team provides representation of and advocacy for all participants in the construction process including owners (both public and private), general contractors, subcontractors, sureties, suppliers, insurers, design professionals, construction managers and other project participants. Our services include those relating to licensing, pre-construction planning, preparation and negotiation of contracts, front end documents and bid solicitations, bid protests, and construction and post-construction challenges, claims and all types of disputes (mediation, arbitration, and trial of construction disputes, as needed). We also provide representation with respect to construction related issues having environmental impacts or consequences.
We have collective experience of more than 100 years of client-focused representation. Our construction law practitioners are very experienced in using alternative dispute resolution and our focus is on solution-driven representation.
In addition to advocacy for our clients, we also provide neutral services (mediation and arbitration) which are structured to meet the specific needs of the parties and help achieve prompt, cost-effective, and well-reasoned solutions to construction and commercial disputes.
The specific areas of our Construction Law Team expertise include:
Complex Construction and Commercial Disputes, including:
Certified by the American Arbitration Association (AAA) as an arbitrator and mediator and as an arbitrator by Public Works Contract Arbitration (PWCA), Mike Schoenfeld has a vast depth of expertise in ADR processes, both as an advocate and as an active mediator and arbitrator. He has served as a neutral in more than 170 matters.