Construction Law

The Rose & deJong practice in Construction Law includes representation of contractors, public and private owners, developers, subcontractors, architects, engineers and homeowners.

Our combined experience and sophistication in construction litigation includes a thorough knowledge of the regulations that govern in contracting with local, state and federal governments that enables us to handle all aspects of public and private construction litigation and contracting.

We are also skilled in the construction of liens and contracts in relation to all Commercial and Residential Real Estate matters.

Commercial and Residential Contracts

At Rose & deJong, the attorneys in our construction law practice use their vast experience and wealth of knowledge to advise owners, contractors and subcontractors in a plethora of matters, including contract drafting and negotiation and contract disputes. Whether the project is a large office building or a single family residence, our attorneys will work with you to understand the difficulties facing you and to ensure that your interests are protected.

Construction Litigation and Lien Enforcement

Our experienced litigators have successfully handled a wide range of construction-related disputes for both plaintiffs and defendants in state and federal courts across the state of Wisconsin. From contract disputes and construction defects to water intrusion and insurance coverage issues, the attorneys at Rose & deJong will work tirelessly in their efforts to achieve the best possible result for you both in and outside of the courtroom. Due to the complex nature of construction litigation, it is essential to have an advocate who has the knowledge and skill necessary to anticipate potential roadblocks and lead you on the path to success. Our construction law attorneys also excel at assisting contractors with the perfection and enforcement of construction liens.

Development, Land Use and Zoning

At Rose & deJong, we represent developers and individuals in a wide range of land use and zoning matters. Whether through obtaining a variance, helping with rezoning, or advising developers, our attorneys will work with you and the municipality or other governmental entity involved to achieve your goals. We will work with you to understand the obstacles you face and will do what is necessary to help you see your project through to completion.

Environmental Compliance

Our team has extensive experience dealing with residential and commercial environmental laws, remediation and regulatory compliance. The issues we have successfully tackled include asbestos, lead paint and radon remediation; groundwater contamination; and oil and chemical remediation. We have worked with the Wisconsin DNR and United States EPA for a successful resolution in a variety of cases.

Attorneys In This Practice Area

Douglas Rose

Jennifer Geller Baumann

Thomas Lonzo

Victor Plantinga

Lora LoCoco