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A Quick Guide To Construction Defect Claims

Posted July 1, 2021 MC Attorneys

Every construction project needs a contract. This is to protect all parties involved, especially the contractor. The contract should be detailed, outlining all expectations. But when expectations aren’t met or there ends up being something wrong with the finished project, a construction defect claim is usually filed. What is a Construction Defect Claim? A construction… Read more



Posted June 29, 2021 MC Attorneys

Richard B. Murphy, Managing Partner of Murphy Cordier PLC Law Firm, is proud to announce that Jennifer J. Axel has joined the firm as its newest partner. Axel will begin her work with the firm effective immediately. Axel, an experienced litigator, brings more than 15 years of experience to the firm.  She has developed a… Read more


Become a Licensed Contractor in Arizona

Posted June 14, 2021 MC Attorneys

The Arizona Registrar of Contractors (“AZ ROC”) now boasts on its website the ability for an applicant to get “licensed in a day.” This new page says if an application is submitted properly without any faults, it is “possible” for the application to be approved within one business day. While it boldly claims the process… Read more


Supply Shortages are Hitting the Construction Industry Hard

Posted June 1, 2021 MC Attorneys

Construction is still booming across the state, but the industry has hit a roadblock with supply shortages, as well as labor shortages. This is slowing down construction projects significantly. Unfortunately, the state of Arizona is being hit hard with the shortages, mainly due to the success of the construction industry in the area.  Supply Shortage… Read more