Ralph has worked with clients in negotiating contracts at the start of construction projects.
Ralph has negotiated with owners, subcontractors and lenders in work-outs on projects that have suffered from funding and payment issues.
Ralph has worked with clients to formulate and negotiate claims that arose during the course of construction.
Ralph has litigated and arbitrated a broad range of construction disputes. Ralph has litigated and arbitrated claims over the following issues: defective plans and specifications; scope of design-build responsibility; delay; acceleration; defective construction; surety takeover; over-inspection; remission of liquidated damages; and many other issues.
Ralph works daily with clients to develop strategies for avoiding and controlling problems on their construction projects.