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I enjoy trying cases for my clients in the commercial construction and real-estate industries. If you are interested in learning about how I may help you with a trial or arbitration, then please call me.


Practice areas


  1. Commercial Litigation: 92%
    30 years
  2. Construction & Development: 6%
    30 years
  3. Employment & Labor: 2%
    27 years



Hourly ($330/hour)

Payment types:

Cash, Check

Attorney endorsements

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  • Scott R Sleight

    Alan provides his clients with excellent representation. He is professional yet aggressive in a way that does not expose his clients to unneccessary fees. Alan obtains results for his clients and I would not hesitate to refer a matter to him.


    Scott Sleight Construction & Development Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • John P Ahlers

    I endorse this lawyer's work. He is a very ceative and apt realestate and construction lawyer. Alan is clever and tenacious advocate, who work ethics pays off in great outcomes for his clients.


    John Ahlers Construction & Development Attorney
    Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

Contact info

Jameson Babbitt Stites & Lombard, P.L.L.C.

801 Second Avenue, Suite 1000
Seattle, WA, 98104


We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
AV Peer Review Rating (Highest Peer Rating) (Current)Martindale-HubbellN/A
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Member (Formed with Seven Other Ferguson & Burdell Partners)Jameson Babbitt Stites & Lombard, PLLC1994 - Present
PartnerSchwabe Williamson Ferguson & Burdell1992 - 1994
Associate; PartnerFerguson & Burdell1984 - 1991
Association namePosition nameDuration
Washington State Bar AssociationActive Member, Construction Law Section2006 - Present
National Association of Home Builders -- Legal AffairsMember2005 - 2008
Washington State Bar AssociationChair, Construction Law Section2004 - 2005
Washington State Bar AssociationCouncil Member, Construction Law Section2000 - 2004
Washington State Bar AssociationBar Examiner1993 - 1995
American Bar AssociationMember1985 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Benaroya Capital Co., LLC v. EMF Partners, LLCCourt of Appeals Affirmed Jury Verdicts
Universal Holdings II Ltd. Partnership v. Transnation Title Co.State Court of Appeals Reported Decision
United States ex rel. Walton Technology, Inc. v. Weststar Eng'g, Inc.Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals Reported Decision
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Publication nameTitleDate
Construction Law NewsletterEffect of "Waples" on Statutory Pre-Claim Notice2010
Change Order MagazineConstruction Arbitration2009
Arizona State Law JournalImplied Warranties in New Homes and Their Extension to Subsequent Purchases in Arizona1983
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Arizona State University Sandra Day O'Connor College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor (Law Review -- Managing Editor)1984
University of WashingtonN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1981
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Real Estate Development & Construction Law - CLEEthics In Construction Law2014
21st Annual Washington Construction Law - CLEKey Clauses of Construction Contracts2014
Real Estate Development & Construction Law - CLEEthics in Construction Law2013
20th Annual Washington Construction Law - CLEABC's of Construction Contracting2013
19th Annual Washington Construction Law - CLEABC's of Construction Contracting2012
The Construction Contracts Program (ABA Forum on the Construction Industry) - CLETermination for Cause2011
Legal Affairs Presentation to BOMA membersVirtual Tenants & Tenancies2011
18th Annual Washington Construction Law - CLEABC's of Construction Contracting2011
WSBA Annual Construction Law Section - CLEConstruction Arbitration2009
Northwest Chapter Meeting - Northwest Walls & Ceiling BureauPayment-Security Rights And Liability2009
WSBA Annual Construction Law Section - CLEConstruction Disputes2006
Public Works Construction SeminarConstruction Disputes2003
Public Works Construction SeminarConstruction Disputes1999
WSBA - CLEConstruction Bankruptcy1994
WSBA - CLEConstruction Bankruptcy1988