Goldberg Segalla is home to the most sophisticated construction defense practice in the industry. We specialize in representing large contractors, construction managers, and owners, with deep experience in OCIP (Owner Controlled Insurance Program) and CCIP (Contractor Controlled Insurance Program) site-specific and rolling wrap-up programs ranging from major commercial development to cross-border natural gas pipeline projects. Serving clients across our nationwide footprint, we offer an integrated suite of construction services including workers’ compensation, general liability, construction defect, insurance coverage, and construction contract and commercial litigation. Practice highlights include:

  • First ever workers’ compensation and general liability joint defense program for OCIP/CCIP in New York State
  • Mastery of workers’ compensation liens, global settlements, and mediation
  • National OSHA team lead by a Certified Safety Professional (CSP), and including multiple litigators with OSHA 30-hour training, equipped to assist with both litigation and regulatory matters involving multiple federal and state agencies
  • Robust Construction Site Personal Injury practice staffed by trial-tested attorneys — including a Rapid Incident Response team — with a deep understanding of the changing daily worksite environment, standard and specialty equipment, and the roles of the general contractor and subcontractors on site
  • Dedicated transactional attorneys and commercial litigators offer counsel and defense wherever contracts come into play