YLG handles all aspects of construction law from beginning to end.  From initial conception, to design, to construction and beyond, owners, developers, architects, engineers, contractors, subcontractors, vendors, suppliers, sureties and others in the construction industry face opportunities and risk every day.  These participants need counsel with legal experience specific to Hawaii’s construction industry. YLG advises clients on resolving the wide variety of issues that arise in construction projects.

Our legal services include:
  • Preparing and negotiating contracts for development, design, construction management, design-build and construction
  • Resolving issues during design and construction involving design errors, change orders, defective work, differing site conditions, hazardous materials and other issues
  • Payment claims, mechanics liens and performance and payment bond claims
  • Claims for construction and design defects, delays and disruptions, and cost overruns