Services

Contracts

My contracting philosophy is to identify the client’s position, state it clearly, and state it once.  My approach is to eliminate inconsistencies and avoid language that could create ambiguity or foster miscommunication. A set of coordinated c…

Project Performance

A large portion of my practice is providing an advisory role for ongoing construction project issues. The goal may be to resolve the issue as quickly as possible. Or it may be to position the client in dealing with a protracted or sticky problem. My…

Project Communications

Construction projects can go off the rails because of poor – or inadequate, misleading or inappropriate –  communications. I write for a living, and one of the ways I assist clients is to structure and prepare appropriate project communications…

Claims and Disputes

Not every issue gets resolved during the course of a construction project. The amount at stake may be too high, or project relationships and communications may have broken down, or an accident or catastrophe may have forced the parties into their res…

Neutral Services

If you are looking for an experienced construction industry arbitrator, please consider my services. I started arbitrating cases for the American Arbitration Association in 1993. For more than 20 years I was on the AAA Construction Industry Arbitrati…

Project Delivery

Structuring the method of procuring and delivering design and construction services is a critical first step of every project. I have been involved in advising capital facility owners on project delivery options for more than 20 years. Going back to…

About Stan Martin

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Stan Martin holds a law degree and an undergraduate degree in architecture. He has been involved with the construction industry for more than 45 years, working in construction prior to law school and beginning his construction law practice. Over the course of his career, he has served on boards and committees for organizations including the Associated General Contractors of Massachusetts, the Boston Society of Architects, and the Massachusetts Building Congress.

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