Construction Law
  Overview
  Litigation, Arbitration, Mediation
  General Contractors
  Subcontractors
  Collections: Mechanics’ Liens,
      Stop Notices & Bond Claims

  Construction Defect Litigation   
  Prevailing Wage Requirements

  Representative Experience


 
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Important Changes to California Construction Forms Beginning on July 1, 2012: The Impact of 2010 Senate Bill 189
 
Ten Tips for Construction Creditors 

 
Who is a “Subcontractor” for Purposes of Mechanics Lien, Stop Notice and Payment Bond Claims?
 

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Subcontractors

Porter Law Group has rock-solid credentials and a long history of representing some of the largest as well as some of the smallest subcontractors in California.  As legal counsel and long-time board member of northern California’s largest subcontractor organization, the American Subcontractors Association, William Porter has been at the forefront in representing subcontractors for many years. Whether helping draft successful indemnity reform legislation or statutory changes to insure that subcontractors actually receive notices of completion, Porter Law Group has been at the cutting edge of subcontractor legal support. Mr. Porter is frequently called upon by a variety of industry trade groups to help draft form contracts, addendums, articles and legislation in support of subcontractors. He is one of the leading California lecturers on topics of interest to the subcontracting industry.

     Porter Law Group regularly represents subcontractors in a full range of issues, from bidding disputes, contract negotiation, project disputes, and construction defect claims to payment disputes, mechanics’ liens, stop notices, bond claims, mediation, arbitration and court litigation. 

     We are proud to have represented hundreds of subcontractors in more than 800 successful lawsuits since 2000. Whether it is representing a subcontractor on a simple collection claim or a complex multi-party construction defect claim, Porter Law Group has the skill and experience to resolve issues cost-effectively, efficiently, and successfully.