David D. Hammargren

David D. Hammargren

Shareholder since January 1, 1996
Minneapolis, Minnesota
952-844-9033 (Main)

Dave Hammargren, one of the founders of Hammargren & Meyer, P.A., has been representing contractors, sureties, subcontractors, design professionals, owners and lenders in all types of construction and surety litigation and arbitration for over 27 years.  Dave’s practice includes:


·                     Representation of sureties with respect to bid, performance, payment and miscellaneous commercial bond claims;


·                     Representation of project owners in connection with claims against contractors and design professionals for negligence and breach of contract; and


·                     Representation of contractors, subcontractors and suppliers with respect to mechanics’ liens, bond claims and other efforts to collect payment for completed work, and, also, in defense of claims from owners and others of defective or incomplete performance.


Dave drafts, reviews and negotiates construction-related contracts and, also, frequently acts as an arbitrator or mediator to assist other parties in resolving their disputes.  Dave is active in the industry, having served on the Board of the Minnesota Chapter of the Construction Management Association of America and currently serving on the Board of the Minnesota Associated General Contractor.  Dave frequently writes and speaks to construction, surety and professional organizations on relevant legal issues and developments.

Areas of Practice

  • Alternative Dispute Resolution
  • Commercial Construction Claims
  • Construction Law
  • Fidelity, Guaranty & Surety
  • Government Contracts
  • Litigation & Appeals
  • Mechanics' Liens
  • Public Bidding & Procurement Law
  • Real Estate
  • Residential Defect Claims
  • Warranties