Real Estate Litigation

Attorneys in the real estate practice group have extensive experience in real estate litigation, and our ability to achieve desired results is enhanced by our keen understanding of the transactional side of real estate law. We are successful at handling construction disputes, construction torts, construction defect litigation, breach of contract, and disclosure and failed transaction litigation.

We represent all parties related to real estate disputes, including:

  • Buyers
  • Sellers
  • Real estate brokers and agents
  • Lenders
  • Borrowers
  • Owners
  • Landlords
  • Tenants
  • General contractors
  • Subcontractors
  • Suppliers
  • Architects
  • Engineers
  • Bonding companies
  • Insurance companies

Our lawyers handle a wide variety of claims from purchase to construction and financing of projects to commercial leasing during real estate litigation. From office buildings and industrial parks to governmental projects and housing developments, Cummins & White is adept at handling small real estate disputes to large, multi-faceted controversies.

Additionally, our lawyers successfully represent our clients throughout Southern California in real estate disputes involving hospitals. Governed by the Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development (OSHPD), hospital disputes are unique in that they are regulated by the state. Our in-depth knowledge of the laws that regulate hospitals allows us to offer advanced legal counseling to our clients and provide efficient and cost-effective representation through real estate litigation.

We handle disputes involving mechanics’ liens, stop notices, and bond claims. We also represent our construction clients in impact claims arising out of changes in scope, delay, and acceleration. Additionally, our significant experience in the construction industry gives us a unique understanding of the intricacies of the construction process and allows us to deliver exceptional results in construction defect actions.