Litigation

Construction

S+U represents owners, general contractors, subcontractors, and suppliers in construction disputes.

S+U assists its clients with lien and bond claims.

Clients look to S+U for superior legal services regarding delay and defects claims, as well as warranty issues.

Representative matters include prosecuting Prompt Pay Act claims, arbitrating termination and payment disputes with sureties, general contractors and subcontractors, and enforcing lien and bond claims.

Commercial

S+U provides comprehensive commercial litigation services.

Attorneys assist clients with collections litigation including garnishments.

Representative matters in this sphere include breach of contract, collection of liquidated damages on capacity contracts, conversion of joint checks by co-payee and receiving bank, and enforcement of indemnification provisions.

Premise Liability

Property owners, hospitality companies, and other businesses that are open to the public have unique legal responsibilities and exposure to legal claims.

S+U represents property owners, including hospitality chains in connection with claims brought by guests, invitees, and licensees to the property.

Representative claims include slip/fall claims, injuries involving elevators, food borne illness, miscellaneous personal injury, malicious prosecution, and negligent hiring/training/supervision.

Products Liability

S+U has experience litigating claims regarding defective products, including pharmaceuticals, automobiles and automotive tires.

Cases range from single plaintiff, mass joinder, class actions, to multi-district litigation in state and federal courts. In addition to legal acumen, S+U brings professional nursing experience to bear.

Personal Injury

STU has extensive history handling a variety of injury claims for defendants as well as plaintiffs. S+U assists clients with claim and liability evaluations, as well as negotiating settlements, mediation, and litigation.

Representative matters include medical malpractice, professional negligence, wrongful death, motor vehicle, and premise liability. S+U’s legal experience is complimented with professional nursing experience.


Find out more about S+U’s Litigation Law team

Roxann Smithers