Experienced Construction & Business Litigation Lawyers

We help contractors, subcontractors and material suppliers throughout Southern California get paid for the services and products they have delivered. We also help owners of high-end residential properties resolve problems which have occurred in the building of their homes. 

Our first priority is to help you avoid trial and reach a favorable settlement. However, if a trial is necessary, our firm has the courtroom experience and knowledge to get you the results you desire.

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Phone: (310) 839-3945

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Karpeles & Assocsiates provides representation in large scale public works
and private works Construction Projects in Southern California.

Construction Litigation

For over 30 years we’ve been helping clients resolve disputes in the construction industry.

Professional License Disputes

For professionals who must obtain a license to conduct business or perform services, having the license denied, suspended, or revoked can be devastating.

Business Litigation

If you have a business crisis, or a business agreement that’s taken a wrong turn give us a call.

Complex Litigation

Karpeles & Associate’s litigation experience is extensive. We represent clients before state and federal trial courts.

Real Estate Litigation

Whether you need assistance with a dispute, easement issue, or anything else, we can help.

C.S.L.B. Defense

It is critical for contractors who receive an Accusation to call a CSLB defense attorney quickly to preserve their right to an administrative hearing and opportunity for settlement.

Construction Law Specialist


Construction Litigation

Our attorneys bring decades of experience representing builders and contractors and homeowners on a broad spectrum of matters relating to construction litigation, including breach of contract, construction defects, construction liens, breach of warranty, construction delay, and contract review and analysis.

  • Mechanic Liens
  • Construction Claims
  • Defective Workmanship Claims
  • Much More

Professional License Disputes

The law office of Karpeles & Associates represents California licensed professionals including dentists, doctors, pharmacists, lawyers, contractors, childcare workers, teachers and others, facing disciplinary actions that could jeopardize their professional licenses. We understand the importance of having an experienced advocate on your side to protect your rights.

  • License application denials, revocations, suspensions, Bar admissions and moral character determinations
  • Loss of a physician’s license or other professional license
  • Administrative hearing representation
  • Allegations of professional misconduct
  • Much More

Business Litigation

The business litigation attorneys at Karpeles & Associates have years of experience representing business clients before local, state and federal courts.   We strive to settle all business disputes first through negotiations, mediation or arbitration. 

  • Partnership Disputes
  • Breach of Contract
  • Corporation Disputes
  • Fraud Issues
  • Accounting Disputes
  • Much More

Complex Litigation

Karpeles & Associate’s litigation experience is extensive. We represent clients before state and federal trial courts. We also engage in all methods of alternative dispute resolution (ADR), including mediation, arbitration and summary jury trials.


  • Accounting Negligence Defense
  • Civil Fraud
  • Class Actions Defense
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Corporate Acquisition Disputes
  • Engineering & Architecture Negligence Defense
  • Legal Negligence Defense
  • Professional Negligence Defense
  • Much More

Knowledgeable & Experienced Construction Law Attorneys

Attorney Eli J. Karpeles has been practicing construction law and real estate litigation in Los Angeles for over 30 years. He possesses knowledge of construction contract issues not commonly found in other law firms and he has seen most disputes imaginable.

Mr. Karpeles’s partner, Shana Karpeles, is not only his daughter, but brings the gentler, yet also aggressive aspect of practicing law to the firm.

This father-daughter duo understands the sacrifices most of their client’s make in business and construction matters and work endlessly to make sure their client’s interests and rights are preserved and taken care of.


8383 Wilshire Blvd, Suite 800
Beverly Hills, CA 90211
(310) 839-3945

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