Phone: 408-289-1972

Real Estate and Construction Litigation

The San Jose, California, law firm of Willoughby, Stuart, Bening & Cook (WSBC) provides clients with a wide range of construction and real estate litigation services. The firm has been acting for businesses in northern California in real estate and construction litigation since 1991. The lawyers’ experience in these matters allows them to provide clients with the best possible resolution of disputes related to real estate and construction.

Legal Services for Real Estate and Construction Businesses

WSBC lawyers prosecute and defend cases involving areas such as the following:

  • Real estate sales disputes
  • Titles to real property
  • Environmental disputes
  • Construction defects and liability
  • Easement disputes
  • Breach of contract
  • Mechanics liens
  • Bond claims and stop notices
  • Contractor underperformance
  • Prescriptive rights
  • Landslides and floods
  • Removing Lis Pendens

Commitment to Clients

The firm’s attorneys use the aggressive and practical approach for which they are known and that has been a primary factor in the firm’s success in all business litigation. The goal is to provide clients with the most favorable outcome possible, whether that is achieved through pre-litigation mediation, arbitration or a lawsuit and trial. The attorneys also undertake appeals in pursuit of their clients’ success. They are fully committed to the client’s best interests, and will pursue whatever method needed to bring positive results.

WSBC Clients

The firm represents construction firms, contractors, developers, real estate brokers and agencies, commercial property owners, businesses and corporations and other types of organizations. Many of them are long-term clients; these relationships are valuable to the firm and the attorneys try to protect clients’ interests as if they were their own.

Preventing Litigation

The best way for any business to avoid costly and distracting litigation is to have the counsel and assistance of a lawyer in the initial stages of any transaction. The lawyers take a proactive approach to minimizing risk and preventing litigation. When representing any client in a transactional matter, they will draft or review all contracts as necessary, ensuring that requirements for all parties are clearly detailed.

Contact WSBC in San Jose at 408-289-1972 for more information about legal services in real estate and construction.

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