Plaintiff homeowner sued the contractor, who I represented. The contractor denied liability and made an offer of settlement, owing to the amount in dispute, as a means of recovering attorney fees. The arbitrator's awarded a nominal amount, far less than the offer, which allowed the contractor to recover fees.
Joseph J. Jefferson v. Cobra Construction
Contracts & Agreements
Jul 18, 2011
Received 100%, including attorney fees
Collections case. Garnished and collected
Employee Painters' Trust v. Omega et al
Nov 16, 2011
Individual defendants dismissed with prejudice on summary judgment
Suit filed against contractor (client) for non-payment of union dues.