I'm having a major problem with the contractor I hired to do some remodeling on my townhouse. Unacceptable work, workmen not showing up, not correcting mistakes, the project dragging on, etc. What type of lawyer to I need to take action against him?
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Question: I'm having a major problem with the contractor I hired to do some remodeling on my townhouse. Unacceptable work, workmen not showing up, not correcting mistakes, the project dragging on, etc. What type of lawyer to I need to take action against him? Response: You would need a construction lawyer to deal with the contractor. If the contractor has been continually in breach of the contract, it is time to have a lawyer threaten a lawsuit to get the contractor to start doing his work. Also, you may consider bringing in another contractor to review the work and give you written estimate of the cost to re-do the substandard work done by the contractor and to complete the project. So, if the current contractor bails out completely on the job, you can get this new contractor to finish the job and then sue the previous contractor for the cost. You can use the following sites to find local construction lawyers:
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Thank you so much for your assistance. I will be getting in touch with an attorney first thing Monday morning.
It's sad when people think they can tke advantage of a widow.
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