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James Paul Wagner

James Paul Wagner

Practice areas:

Litigation, Insurance, Construction & Development, Business

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1980

  1. Business: 25%
  2. Construction & Development: 25%
  3. Insurance: 25%
  4. Litigation: 25%

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Contact Info

Cairncross & Hempelmann, A Professional Service Corporation

524 2nd Avenue, Suite 500
Seattle, WA, 98104

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
AKActive198405/30/2015
WAActive198007/05/2015
ORInactive201107/18/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Super LawyerWashington Law & Politics Magazine2013
Super LawyerWashington Law & Politics Magazine2012
Super LawyerWashington Law & Politics Magazine2011
Super LawyerWashington Law & Politics Magazine2010
Top Lawyer - ConstructionSeattle Metropolitan Magazine2010
Super LawyerWashington Law & Politics Magazine2009
Super LawyerWashington Law & Politics Magazine2008
Super LawyerWashington Law & Politics Magazine2007
Super LawyerWashington Law & Politics Magazine2006

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
AttorneyCairncross & Hempelmann, A Professional Service Corporation2009 - Present
AttorneyDorsey & Whitney LLP2005 - 2008
AttorneyStafford Frey Cooper1992 - 2005
U.S. AttorneyLane Powell PC1987 - 1992
AttorneyTaylor Bryan & Hintze1981 - 1987
AssociateKarr Tuttle1979 - 1981

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
American Bar Association, Forum on the Construction Industry, Contract Negotiation and Performance Section, Governing CommitteeMemberN/A
American Bar Association, Forum on the Construction Industry, Legislation SectionChairN/A
American Arbitration Association, Washington and Alaska Construction Neutrals PanelMemberN/A
Washington State Bar Association, Construction SectionMemberN/A
American Bar Association, Insurance Coverage Law CommitteeMemberN/A
King County Bar AssociationMemberN/A

Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
National Business InstituteMinimizing the Risk of Mold Claims2004
ABA Forum on the Construction IndustryGoing to the Mattresses: Coverage Wars with Insurance Construction Defect Cases2000

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Stanford Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor1979
Washington State UniversityN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1976

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Fundamentals of Construction ContractsSubcontract Provisions and Subcontracting Issues2012
Insurance in the Construction Industry CLECircle of Blame: Allocation Issues with Multiple Insurers2011