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Architect, Engineer, & Design Professional Malpractice Attorneys in Houston

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At Hawash Cicack & Gaston, our team of skilled lawyers is committed to representing and fighting for the rights of business and property owners who have been the victims of architect, engineer, or design professional malpractice. When it comes to the design and construction of a building, the contracted professionals are expected to exercise ordinary skill, reasonable care, and due diligence in all of the services to provide to their clients. Similar to doctors and lawyers, professionals like architects, engineers, and design professionals also have a legal duty to adhere to professional standards of conduct, rules of practice, and other minimum levels of competence that other established professionals in their field consider the applicable standard of care.

Common Examples of Architect, Engineer & Design Professional Malpractice

Although there are a variety of factors that go into designing and constructing commercial structures for business owners, some contracted professionals hired for such projects fail to pay close attention to crucial details and neglect standard practices that ultimately result in significant disruptions, delays, and costly financial losses.

The following are common architectural, engineering, and design deficiencies that can result in a professional malpractice lawsuit:

  • Failure to properly research architectural and engineering plans, blueprints, and other planning documents
  • Failure to follow the clients' plans
  • Failure to comply with federal and state codes, statutes, and regulations
  • Failure to properly supervise design or engineering personnel
  • Failure to provide building plans and requested schematics in a timely manner
  • Failure to complete the terms of a contractual agreement
  • Failure to use qualified consultants and workers on the project
  • Failure to assist in the government review process
  • Failure to account for the relevant mechanical, structural, electrical, and geographical needs
  • Failure to provide technical assistance in the preparation of bid documents and agreements between clients and contractors

Reliable & Effective Legal Advocates Fighting for Your Rights

Hawash Cicack & Gaston has decades of combined experience handling professional malpractice cases on behalf of business owners throughout Houston and the surrounding areas. We proudly use our firm’s extensive resources and insightful legal knowledge to help business owners in a wide range of industries take legal action against negligent architects, engineers, surveyors, and other designers who fail to fulfill their contractual obligations.

We understand that this area of law can be complicated, so please don’t hesitate to get in touch with our legal team to set up your case consultation with one of our esteemed legal professionals. Call (713) 589-7249 or fill out our convenient online form today.

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    “As national counsel for a company in the oil and gas business, I have retained Mr. Hawash on a number of occasions to represent my client in matters where my firm had a conflict.”

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  • His results are complimented by his professionalism and drive to bring true justice to the forefront!

    “Mr. Hawash has represented our firm on a number of complex cases and through his diligent efforts, timeless focus and strong understanding of the law produced a success rate of 100%.”

    - David R.
  • He and his firm went above and beyond the call of duty.

    “The integrity of the firm was top-notch with professionalism and honesty.”

    - Rhonda R.
  • He is able to see solutions where there appear to be none, and his unique take on legal matters has made him invaluable.

    “Mr. Hawash is extremely diligent, knowledgeable, and has always displayed the utmost professionalism.”

    - Bishop Inc.

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  • Lawyers with extensive experience & insight across a wide range of industries.
  • A team who genuinely cares about finding you the best resolution.
  • Responsive counsel with a track record of success.
  • Accepts cases on contingent, hourly, or mixed-fee basis.

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