Construction Contract Disputes & Surety Bond Claims

Our Service
  Property Loss &
Builder's Risk
Insurance Claims
  Construction Defects &
Liability Insurance



Our professionals have been involved as consultants on a wide variety of Construction Disputes assisting Attorneys, Architects, Engineers, Contractors, Construction Managers, Developers, Insurance and Surety Companies and Owners. We believe early involvement of MKA on a project is instrumental in assisting our clients to resolve various issues in a methodical and cost effective manner. We have been active in Alternative Dispute Resolution by assisting in presentations at negotiations, preparing material to be presented to a Disputes Review Board and by participating in mediations. In the case that the dispute is headed for arbitration or litigation, we work with our clients to establish a detailed, task-oriented scope providing:

Project Evaluations & Audits

  • Constructability
  • Contracts
  • Change Orders
  • Schedules
  • Project Cost

Claim Analysis/Preparation

  • Entitlement Analysis
    • Contract Entitlement
    • Factual Merit Analysis

  • Cause/Effect Analysis
  • Schedule Delay Analysis, including analysis of:
    • Delay
    • Acceleration
    • Disruption
    • Loss of Productivity/Efficiency

  • Damage Analysis
    • Direct Costs
    • Delay and Disruption Related Costs

Data Collection, Organization & Management

  • Discovery Assistance Document/Image Management
  • Database Preparation and/or Assistance
  • Deposition Assistance

Presentations, Resolution & Expert Testimony

  • Preparation of Demonstrative Evidence/Trial Exhibits
  • ADR Presentations, Negotiations, Mediation, Arbitration
  • Expert Testimony


Primary Contacts

Michael Bischof, CPE, ICIOB

Christopher L. Hrach

Justin H. Austin, PE