$12 Million Construction Defect Suit Against Major Contractor

Property Owner

Representation of property owner in a $12 million construction defect claim dispute involving defective concrete and stucco installation that occurred during the construction phase of a luxury hotel located in Miami Beach, Florida. Client sued for breach of contract, breach of performance bond, negligence, breach of statutory warranty, building code violations, and strict liability.

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