The Construction Lawyer’s Guide To Chapter 558, Florida Statutes: A Practical Checklist

The Construction Lawyer’s Guide To Chapter 558, Florida Statutes: A Practical Checklist

This checklist will assist counsel when evaluating compliance with Florida’s Construction Defects Statute, Chapter 558, Florida Statutes (“FCDS”). These issues arise frequently and must always be considered when claims for defective design/construction are pursued and defended. First conceived in 2003, the FCDS has undergone several revisions and constantly poses new legal challenges for property owners, contractors, design professionals and developers seeking to comply with this pre-suit process. Practice Tips have been included for consideration.