Greg Ziegler wins summary judgment for structural engineer in medical building lawsuit

Greg Ziegler won summary judgment on behalf the structural engineer of record for a brand new medical complex in Collin County, Texas. The building experienced foundation movement and structural damage. The owner sued the general contractor who, in turn, filed third-party claims against the sub-contractors and the structural engineer for negligence, negligent misrepresentation, and contribution. After summary judgment was granted for the structural engineer as to the general contractor’s claims, the owner then filed suit against the structural engineer. The court subsequently granted summary judgment for the structural engineer as to the owner’s claims as well, resulting in a complete victory for Greg Ziegler’s client.