Hill Rivkins offers experienced service to its clients in all aspects of construction related disputes. The firm has particular experience with respect to commercial property and warehouses. We also have a longstanding tradition of representing owners and insurers of stored goods, which is closely connected to our historical maritime and ocean shipping practice.

Representative matters:

  • Assisting warehouse owner in connection with a roof collapse arising from negligent repairs and pitting caused by corrosive insulation.
  • Representing owners of various products stored at a warehouse destroyed by fire when steel fire doors separating units and sprinkler system were defectively installed
  • Representing property owner and insurer in connection with extensive water damage in skyscraper caused by defective construction of bypass hose for a condenser line on HVAC unit
  • Acting for insurers of new electrical cogeneration plant in losses attributable to the explosion of a power transformer and ensuing fire