Architects, Engineers, Designers

We represent numerous architectural, Engineering and Design companies. 

Our technical expertise helps us understand the mentality of these professionals and the intricacy of their companies.  

  • Have you had issues getting paid for your Architectural, Engineering, or Design work?
  • Do you know there is a specific Designer’s Lien you can place on a property to get paid for your work?
  • Do you know you can also place a Mechanics Lien on a property to secure your payment?
  • Have you ever had your designs stolen or taken without your consent?

Our litigation services include:

  • Foreclosure of Designers and Mechanics Liens
  • Breach of Contract 
  • Copyright infringement (for engineering and architectural drawings)
  • Non-payment for services

Our preventative services include:

  • Drafting and Review of Architectural Contracts
  • Drafting and Review of Engineering Contracts
  • Drafting and Review of Design and Design/Build Contracts
  • Negotiation of Contracts 
  • Help during project


I can’t say enough positive things about the incredible team at this attorney’s office. From the moment I spoke with them on the phone, I knew I was in capable hands. Even though I am a North Carolina business I had a very complex case in California. The law firm and attorneys were the best of the many, many law firms I interviewed. I can not say enough how easy they are to work with from start to finish.
Their expertise is unmatched. They navigated the complexities of my case with professionalism and confidence, leaving no stone unturned. Their depth of knowledge and strategic thinking were evident every step of the way.
What truly sets them apart is their genuine care for their clients. They listened to my concerns, answered my questions promptly, and ensured I felt supported throughout the entire process. It’s clear they care about their clients and they’re in it to make a real difference in people’s lives.
The professionalism and attention to detail displayed by this office are outstanding. They kept me informed, were always on time, and made sure I understood every aspect of my case. They turned a potentially stressful situation into a manageable one.
I’m incredibly grateful for the exceptional service and favorable outcome they delivered. If you’re seeking legal representation that combines expertise, compassion, and dedication, look no further. This attorney’s office is a true gem and worthy of every one of these five stars!

Christopher Grouse

Grouse Industries, Inc.

Mahyar and her team possess a wealth of construction and business law expertise. Expertise to both guide a client away from litigation and, if not possible, to skillfully represent them in court.

Thierry Montoya

AlvaradoSmith APC

Mahyar Ghassemian and her firm are the best construction dispute litigators and negotiators in the industry. Mahyar is an expert in this area. Her firms knows the law and are very tenacious in obtaining the best results for their clients. I have been involved in very lengthy litigation as co-counsel in a very big case and jury trial. Mahyar is one of the hardest working and most effective advocates I have ever had the privilege of working with.

Paul Hoffman

Hoffman Legal Corporation

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