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We Make Filing a Lawsuit Easy!

Here is how it works: for no charge we will analyze your legal matter or answer your Lawsuit related question. If you decide to retain us to file a Lawsuit, we will gather all necessary information from you via email exchange, telephone, facsimile, or in-person. However, there is no need to come to our offices, unless you want to!

To initiate the process or to just inquire more about filing a Lawsuit, either submit the Inquiry Form below or call 888-368-2483 and ask for attorney Robert M. Lovein. It’s that simple!

To Learn More, Fill Out this Simple Form or Call 888-368-2483

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    Why File a Lawsuit?

    If you served a Notice of Claim and have still not been paid, then filing a Lawsuit is the next mandatory step to enforcing your Claim.  In fact, if you do not file a Lawsuit within the required statutory deadline, then you will waive your right to enforce a Claim against the Payment Bond.  Alternatively, if you have missed the deadline to serve a Notice of Claim, then filing a Lawsuit is your first step (other than sending a formal Payment Demand Letter) to enforcing your Claim. 

    Depending upon your particular circumstance, your Lawsuit could include Claims for: breach of contract; breach of the Payment Bond; fraudulent inducement to enter into a contract (if applicable); violation of the “Prompt Payment Act” (if applicable); violation of the Trust Fund Statute (if applicable); and a demand for money damages in the principal amount owed, interest on that amount, cost of court, attorneys’ fees, and statutory penalties (if applicable). Learn more about the benefits of using a Construction Lawyer.

    We are Texas Construction Lawyers!

    Lovein | Ribman, P.C. is a boutique Texas Construction Law Firm. The attorneys at Lovein | Ribman, P.C. have successfully litigated construction disputes in nearly all of Texas’s District and County courts and also have extensive experience in alternative forms of dispute resolution such as arbitration and mediation. In recognition of their work, the firm’s lawyers have developed a reputation in the legal community for authority, competence, and expertise.

    Lovein | Ribman, P.C. represents General Contractors, Subcontractors, Material Suppliers, Architects, Engineers, and Laborers throughout the entire state of Texas in both private and public Projects, to include preparation and service of all Mechanics Lien Documents, Mechanics Lien Foreclosure Actions, Payment Bond Claims, construction defects, construction contract disputes, Contract Review and Drafting, and other similar types of construction related matters. We have a comprehensive understanding of Texas construction law and how to enforce the construction laws enacted by this state. That is what we do! And we do it in every county throughout the entire state of Texas every day. If you have provided labor, materials, equipment, or professional services to a construction Project in Texas and have not been paid, we can help regardless of where your office is located. Learn more about the benefits of using a Construction Lawyer.

    Serving Dallas, Fort Worth, Austin, San Antonio, Amarillo, Lubbock, Midland & El Paso