Joel J Rhiner’s practice for the past twenty-eight years has been in construction law matters, including design-defect related actions, delay and disruption claims, labor productivity, contract interpretation, drafting of contracts, differing site conditions, surety bond and mechanics lien claims, construction-related personal injury and other construction-related breach of contract matters. Mr. Rhiner also has significant commercial litigation experience.
Mr. Rhiner has extensive trial experience on behalf of owners, engineers, architects, contractors and subcontractors involving a variety of projects, including highways and roadways, electrical power plants, wastewater treatment facilities, commercial buildings and commercial rail. A sampling of cases that Mr. Rhiner has tried or arbitrated include the following:
Mr. Rhiner received his Juris Doctor from the University of California at Los Angeles in 1990. Mr. Rhiner served as an editor on the UCLA Law Review. Mr. Rhiner received his undergraduate degree, Summa Cum Laude, from the University of Iowa in 1987 in Political Science and Economics.