About The Firm
The Law Offices of Timothy M. Truax PC in El Segundo, California, represents clients with construction law and real estate law concerns. Mr. Truax has 30 years of experience helping clients find cost-effective solutions, from the beginning of a construction project through its completion and occupancy or use.
Mr. Truax has received many awards and accolades throughout his legal career, including being selected for inclusion in Southern California Super Lawyers from 2004 to 2015. In 2007, he was selected as one of the top 100 lawyers in all practice areas in Southern California by Super Lawyers. He also has been selected by his peers as one of the “Best Lawyers in America” from 2007 to 2016. He was selected as the 2016 “Lawyer of the Year” in the Los Angeles Litigation-Construction category by Best Lawyers. He was named as one of America’s Leading Lawyers for Business by Chambers & Partners from 2004 to 2015. He is a member of many important construction law and construction industry groups, and in May 2013 received the prestigious Associate Achievement Award from the Associated General Contractors of California.
Before starting his own law office, Mr. Truax was a partner at two of California’s largest real estate and construction law firms, where he advised and represented clients on numerous multimillion-dollar projects. In 2007, Mr. Truax formed his own firm, in which he is the sole lawyer, and continues to represent clients from all aspects of the construction and real estate industries, on projects ranging in value up to $100 million or more. But almost no matter the size of your project, he can help you deal with whatever challenges you have encountered.
Mr. Truax is well known by other construction law attorneys in the region. They recognize his skills and experience, and they respect the creative solutions he often brings to his cases. Other lawyers often send him referrals because they know he is the right attorney to handle complex construction law matters.
Mr. Truax has served as an expert witness in construction litigation, helping judges and juries understand the often difficult questions that arise in these cases. In addition, he is an arbitrator for the American Arbitration Association Panel of Construction Arbitrators and offers these services as part of his law practice, in addition to serving as a neutral mediator in construction law cases.
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