Tyler Dockins has negotiated and drafted billions of dollars in construction and design agreements, as well as consultant and land development contracts, including for multi-family, condominium, hotel, industrial, casino, retail, office, data center, luxury residential, medical and research facilities, public school and other public facilities, storage, and senior and assisted living facilities.
Tyler has significant experience in negotiating and drafting construction agreements (including preconstruction, lump sum, guaranteed maximum price and cost plus agreements), design-build agreements, subcontracts, architect and engineer agreements, consultant service agreements, construction management agreements, modular construction agreements, tieback and access agreements, mitigation agreements, escrow disbursement agreements, and development agreements.
Tyler frequently advises on matters related to construction, including delays and disputes, bonding and insurance, contractor licensing and mechanics’ lien matters.
Negotiated design and construction contracts for condominium and multi-family development projects throughout California, including San Francisco, Los Angeles, Long Beach and San Diego.
Negotiated construction contracts for a commercial office development and renovation projects throughout California, including Berkeley, Los Angeles, Riverside and Orange County.
Negotiated design and construction contracts for a large condominium, apartment and office development projects in Hawaii.
Negotiated the design, construction and design-build contracts for a data center, casino and hotel development project in southern California.
Negotiated design and construction contracts for senior and assisted living facilities in California, Colorado, Washington, Arizona and New York.
Negotiated the pre-construction, construction, escrow disbursement and mitigation agreements for a complex developer-built public elementary school in connection with a large scale housing development in northern California.
Negotiated the architect agreement for a semi-conductor facility in southern California.
Negotiated the design and construction contracts for multiple luxury single family residential projects in Los Angeles and Orange County.
Negotiated the design-build agreement for a commercial food processing facility in Texas.
Negotiated the design-build agreement for a developer built public parking structure in Yorba Linda, California.
Negotiated the construction contract for a high-end condominium project in San Francisco.
Negotiated the construction contract for a high-end condominium project in Los Angeles.
Negotiated the construction contract for a large scale apartment development project in Rancho Cucamonga, California.
Negotiated the construction contract for a commercial office renovation project in Encino, California.
Negotiated the construction contract for a casino expansion project in Highland, California.
Negotiated the construction contract for an assisted living facility in Arizona.
Assisted in multiple facets of a complex developer built public elementary school in northern California, including pre-construction and construction contracts, mitigation agreement and construction disbursement escrow documents.
Negotiated the architect agreement and construction contract for a luxury single family residential project in Beverly Hills.
Negotiated numerous professional services agreements for a home builder client in California.
- Press Release, Best Lawyers, 8.18.22
- Press Release, Best Lawyers®, 8.19.21
- Press Release, Best Lawyers®, 8.21.20
- Seminar, Le Merigot Santa Monica, 3.8.23
Awards & Affiliations
Honors & Recognitions
The Best Lawyers in America: Ones to Watch, Real Estate Law, Construction Law, 2021
Bar & Court Admissions
- State Bar of California
J.D., Suffolk University Law School, 2010
M.A., California State University, Long Beach, 2007
B.A., Chapman University, 2003