SUCCESSES

Obtained $11 million jury verdict in Federal District Court for the Western District of Washington after a six week trial involving claims and counterclaims in a construction dredging case. 


Negotiated very favorable severance package for county official. 


Obtained high dollar settlements in discrimination/retaliation cases on behalf of employees.


Obtained full defense arbitration award in claims against general contractor brought by subcontractor for changes.


Obtained directed verdict at bench trial involving claims against client contractor for overpayment. In same trial, obtained award in full for unpaid balance and attorney's fees On client’s counterclaims.


Obtained summary judgment in boundary line dispute case, which was appealed. Also won on appeal. 


Negotiated and drafted multi-million dollar construction contracts for local medical clinic with construction manager, architect, engineers, and general contractor. Then, used contracts to successfully bar certain claims by contractor for extra costs. 


Obtained full disability benefits and back pay on appeal with insurance company.


Obtained change in custody for parent, won adequate cause hearing, obtained temporary emergency custody, and final parenting plan issued in client's favor, which included supervised visits and other conditions.


On behalf of homeowners, obtained full amount of settlement demand from contractor before ever filing suit for construction defects.