We are a twelve-lawyer Construction Law boutique. Our senior partner, William Allensworth, helped found the Construction Law Section of the State Bar of Texas and was the founder and first Chairman of the Construction Law Section of the Travis County [Austin] Bar Association. All of our lawyers have devoted their careers to the practice of Construction Law, and we have handled countless construction disputes and helped negotiate and draft contracts on a wide variety of construction projects.
Texas construction law has been less than crystal clear on the definition of consequential versus direct damages in contract disputes. Will Allensworth’s presentation to the State Bar of Texas Construction Law Conference considers the historical treatment of these legal terms of art, their effect on outcomes in lawsuits and arbitrations, and how to draft contracts Continue Reading