Thompson Law Group

Surety Law 

We help provide liability and debt protection for your construction project. 


Attorneys With Proven Experience in Surety Law

Here at Thompson Law Group, we specialize in all aspects of surety law and have a proven track record of success. Our surety law attorneys provide legal representation that is unmatched by other law firms in order to ensure that your construction projects are covered in the event of legal issues.

If you are looking for legal protection for an upcoming, in-progress, or ongoing legal battle for a construction project, we are ready to provide surety law legal services. GIve us a call today for a free consultation to discuss your current situation and legal needs. Follow this link to learn more about our success in surety law


Surety Bonds Help Protect Your Construction Projects

For certain types of construction, many agencies require a surety bond to complete the financing of a project.

If your construction project may need a surety bond, it’s important to ensure your protection by consulting with attorneys that understand surety law and construction law.

From the initial inception of a surety bond to the final disposition, the Thompson Law Group has extensive experience in processing and resolving payment and performance of surety bond claims.

Our legal representation of surety clients engulfs all aspects including:

  • Factual investigation and legal evaluation of alleged defaults by bond principals·
  • Procurement to complete performance when appropriate
  • Enforcement of indemnity and subrogation rights
  • Perform, obtain, and coordinate engineering evaluations
  • Negotiate agreements for completed surety bond contracts
  • Administrate contracts
  • Resolve disputes related to surety bonds

Contractors, construction companies, insurance agencies, government agencies, we work with any and all principals involved in the surety bond. Our surety law attorneys have the capacity to provide any and all legal services in a format that best suits your needs.


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What is Surety Law?

Surety law is the promise by one party to step in and assume responsibility for the financial obligations of another party if that person or company fails to meet their contractual obligations.

Typically, a surety bond (also called a surety) is a promise from a guarantor to pay an obligee a set amount of money if the principal (in most cases the contractor) fails to meet their defined obligation. That obligation is usually the promise of the principal to fulfill a contract.

A surety bond involves three parties:

The principal: This is the person or company that purchases a bond and agrees to perform the work in a well-defined and financially responsible manner.

The obligee: this is the company, person, or agency that requires the principal to purchase the bond for a service to be performed. The obligee is often a government agency.

The surety: this is often an insurance agency that is guaranteeing the work of the principal and is assuming the liability for any claims against the principal up to the full amount of the bond.

It is necessary that you properly protect yourself from risks and liabilities surrounding building and construction projects. Call us today for a free consultation to see how we can help you protect your investment.

Our Focus

Who We Represent In Surety Cases

When it comes to protecting your construction project, there is often some confusion between insurance policies and surety bonds. Our attorneys understand both the similarities as well as the differences.

For decades now, we’ve helped protect our clients from significant losses. We often represent:

  • Owners
  • General Contractors
  • Subcontractors

Our law firm can present and defend performance issues, payment, and bid bond claims. We have represented owners as well as contractors who have pursued performance bond claims. We have also represented subcontractors and suppliers pursuing payment bond claims.

We have experience with all aspects of surety law on federal, state, and local projects. Call us and let’s discuss your needs.


Construction Law Attorneys 

At the Thompson Law Group, we have successfully been representing our clients with all the different aspects of construction law for over two decades. Our areas of expertise include:

  • Surety law
  • Bonds
  • Insurance
  • Contracts
  • Planning
  • Commercial law
  • Employment
  • Torts
  • Litigation & appeals

You need an attorney that has the expertise and experience in construction law as it can be a complex area that involves many different aspects of construction and engineering.

Legal history and landmark cases in construction and surety law, our attorneys have been a part of it all. We can help you with anything from the initial contracts and bonds to bankruptcy issues. Call us today for a free initial consultation.

Our attorneys represent contractors, subcontractors, property owners, developers, insurance carriers, and anyone else that might play a role in the construction industry. Allow our attorneys to help you navigate the legal challenges that can arise in construction.

Throughout the duration of your project, from the beginning of the development of binding contracts, assisting with the maze of regulations, resolving any and all disputes that might arise during the project or afterward, you have our full representation.

Our legal firm has a reputation for success. This is not only a reflection of our years of experience, industry-related knowledge, and skill but our strong commitment to remaining accessible and responsive to our clients.

When you need help with matters pertaining to construction law or surety law, call Thompson Law Group. We work hard to get you results.


Why Choose Thompson Law Group?

Choosing the right lawyer can be an anxiety-provoking experience, but when it comes to our practice areas, you can rest assured your case is in excellent hands. Here are the best reasons for calling the attorneys at The Thompson Group.

Experience– With more than 40 years of negotiations and litigation experience, you won’t find many lawyers in the country with more experience in construction law and surety law. Our attorneys have participated in landmark decisions.

Expertise– Whether you are dealing with a construction law case, a medical malpractice claim, a case against an insurance company, or a personal injury case, you want attorneys with the legal expertise to handle your case. We have the legal minds that your case needs.

We’ve helped clients from all around the country. Right now, we’re working with clients on surety law cases as far away as California, Texas, New York, Florida, Washington, Illinois, Ohio, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, and North Carolina as well as all around Georgia. When you need attorneys who are experts at surety law, call the Thompson Law Group. We’re here to help.


Nation Wide Surety Attorneys

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