The Arizona Registrar of Contractors, also known as the ROC, is responsible for investigating alleged construction violations. In fact, they receive thousands of complaints each year. If you are being investigated, you could be in jeopardy of losing your construction license. This is why speaking with a lawyer who specializes in Phoenix construction law is important.
Seeking Legal Advice and Representation
If you are presented with an investigation by the ROC, contact a construction law lawyer for advice to help you through the strenuous process. It is crucial that your construction license has a good standing with the ROC and a construction law lawyer will help protect your business with the proper legal representation. They have the experience and knowledge to handle these cases where you could potentially face license suspension or revocation.
You never want to take on the ROC alone or address them without the proper legal representation. When the ROC receives a complaint from a consumer, the investigation starts. Example of common complaints received includes terms not being met in contracts, finished projects not being up to standards, uncompleted work, missed payment for supplies, violation of building codes and lack of safety laws. There are many reasons for a complaint and in fact, almost anything can be brought to the ROC as a complaint.
How a Lawyer Can Help
A lawyer can help you during these investigations and can even try to settle outside of court, which can be timely and costly. Lawyers with construction law experience know how to communicate with the ROC and handle disputes on your behalf, to alleviate stress. Your legal team will work aggressively to provide the correct documentation and offer any advice needed during the dispute. They will deal with the issue head on and won’t drag this out, saving you time and money.
Our team knows all about Arizona’s construction laws and are experienced handling a number of difference ROC investigations brought on by a variety of complaints. We have a team that is skilled to review all documents and details surrounding any investigation brought forth by the ROC and will be able to provide you with the legal guidance and representation you need.