Alabama Construction Law

U.S, News Tier 1 Ranking in Construction Law for Birmingham, Alabama

Alabama Construction Law

U.S, News Tier 1 Ranking in Construction Law for Birmingham, Alabama

Recent Events

The August 2022 Edition of the SubAla Insider recently published an article by Larry S. Logsdon entitled Price Escalation and Delays in Today’s Market.   You can view it here.

Larry S. Logsdon was a featured speaker at the July 2022 Subcontractors Association of Alabama and WorkersFirst CompFund Convention with his presentation, Current Issues for Subcontractors: Price Escalation, Important Contract Clauses, Getting Paid and Defenses to Claims.

Larry S. Logsdon recently spoke at the 2022 Tri-State Summer Convention hosted by the Alabama Concrete Industries Association, the Mississippi Concrete Association, and the Tennessee Concrete Association. The topic of his presentation was Issues with Price Escalation, Delays, and Contract Clauses: Dealing with Unprecedented Challenges in the Concrete Industry. To download the presentation, please click here.

Larry S. Logsdon was the presenter for the Spring 2022 meeting of the Gulf South Chapter of the International Concrete Repair Institute 2022 on various legal issues impacting the concrete repair industry.


Welcome to the Alabama Construction Law website. This website is designed to provide general information about construction law in the State of Alabama. The site has been designed for use by general contractors, subcontractors, homeowners and consumers. In addition to information about construction law, this site also contains links to various other construction industry related websites. Please browse the site to learn more about Alabama construction law and various other issues related to the construction industry. This site is maintained by the law firm Wallace, Jordan, Ratliff & Brandt, L.L.C. located in Birmingham, Alabama.

Handy Legal Documents for Contractor’s Tool Belt

The Daily Report

The Daily Report

Daily Log

Time and Material Daily Log and Authorization

Cover Letter

Pay Application Cover Letter

Areas of Expertise

Wallace Jordan Construction Practice Group handles a full range of
legal issues related to all aspects of a construction project.


A written contract is essential for any construction job. contracts are like insurance in many ways; they provide help, guidance, and assurance when disputes do arise.

Employment and Labor Law

Limiting Contractual Obligations and Various Contractual Terms – Several terms commonly appear in construction contracts.


Purchasers of a new home receive an implied warranty of habitability that applies when certain conditions are met


Cases served


Years of experience


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