Construction & Real Estate Defect Attorneys in Sherman Oaks
Protecting Your Rights & Investment Across Southern California
When purchasing or leasing a home, lot or commercial property, property
owners and tenants are entitled to a certain level of security and peace
of mind when it comes to the overall soundness of the structure and the
land on which it stands. Construction and real estate defect laws are
available to hold developers, contractors, and landlords accountable for
inadequate maintenance, inspection, design and construction of buildings
for both residential and commercial use.
Schimmel & Parks, APLC has substantial expertise representing clients
in disputes with contractors, builders, and developers on developments
of all sizes, both private and public. This breadth of experience gives
our Los Angeles civil litigation attorneys an edge in helping our clients
pursue their rights or investigate or pursue their claims in such cases.
Need help? Call (818) 528-6858 to schedule an initial consultation.
Types of Construction Defects
There are many ways for construction defects to manifest in a building
or structure, including:
- Cracked or crumbling stucco
- Electrical problems
- Foundation defects and structural cracking
- Window leaks
- Water intrusion
- Plumbing problems and drainage issues
- Wood rot
- Roof leaks
In addition to construction defect issues, property owners may also have
claims for breach of fiduciary duty and fraud related to the sale of their
property. Responsible entities may include the developer, contractor,
architect or engineer, third-party suppliers/subcontractors or real estate
professionals. No matter how complex the transaction, Schimmel & Parks,
APLC can help determine your rights and investigate all potential resources
and accountable parties.
Managing Catastrophic Property Loss
Living in California, property owners face significant risks of catastrophic
loss. Given these risks, property owners must often pursue claims for
recovery from insurers or from entities that contribute to the exacerbation
of mass disasters, whether naturally occurring or manmade, such as:
- Fallen electrical poles
- Hillside failures and slope collapse
Natural disasters can be devastating to personal property and Schimmel
& Parks, APLC has in-depth experience helping property owners navigate
the labyrinth of property and liability insurance policies and situations
where governmental authorities or private parties may have contributed
to the catastrophe.
Schimmel & Parks, APLC: Fresh Perspectives & Maximized Benefits
At Schimmel & Parks, we approach each construction defect and real
estate case from a fresh perspective, striving to maximize the benefits
to our clients. With years of personal and professional experience in
the construction industry, we are skilled in handling cases of every size
and type, from single-family homes to large commercial developments.
In addition to helping our clients obtain the compensation to which they
are entitled, we also believe in going the extra mile to see the process
through to the end, connecting clients with reputable professionals who
can help them make repairs and salvage their investment. When it comes
to construction and real estate defect law, Schimmel & Parks, APLC
will aggressively and thoroughly pursue the favorable outcome you deserve.
For more information about our high-quality legal services, please contact us without delay.