My name is Rick Beal.
I assist Owners and Builders with Construction-related defects and property damage.
My passion is problem solving. Every client gets a game plan at the end of the first meeting.
And a project schedule.
I also assist Lead Counsel and Clients formulate game plans for recovering money for construction problems from insurance companies who wrongly refuse to pay. I am an Insurance Recovery Design Professional.
I am relentless.
Licensed since 1979
For over 25 years Rick has been one of the most knowledgable and skilled advocates for policyholders in Washington and adjacent states. Rick has exceptional problem solving skills and high ethical standards. I wholeheartedly endorse him.
A. Dykstra Insurance Attorney
Relationship: Worked together on matter
|Award Name||Grantor||Date Granted|
|Super Lawyer||Super Lawyers Magazine||2013|
|Super Lawyer||Super Lawyers Magazine||2012|
|Super Lawyer||Super Lawyers Magazine||2011|
|Seattle Metropolitan Top Lawyers||Seattle Metropolitan Magazine||2010|
|Super Lawyer||Washington Law & Politics Magazine||2010|
|Super Lawyer||Washington Law & Politics Magazine||2009|
|Super Lawyer||Washington Law & Politics Magazine||2008|
|Super Lawyer||Washington Law & Politics Magazine||2007|
|Super Lawyer||Washington Law & Politics Magazine||2006|
|Super Lawyer||Washington Law & Politics Magazine||2005|
|Super Lawyer||Washington Law & Politics Magazine||2004|
|Super Lawyer||Washington Law & Politics Magazine||2003|
|Super Lawyer||Washington Law & Politics Magazine||2002|
|Super Lawyer||Washington Law & Politics Magazine||2001|
|Partner||Ashbaugh Beal||1990 - Present|
|Association Name||Position Name||Duration|
|Washington State Bar Association||Member||N/A|
|American Bar Association||Member||N/A|
|King County Bar Association||Member||N/A|
|Association of Trial Lawyers of America||Member||N/A|
|Defense Research Institute||Member||N/A|
|Washington State Trial Lawyers Association||Member||N/A|
|University of Washington School of Law||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||1979|
|Washington State University||N/A||BA - Bachelor of Arts||1976|
|Directors & Officers Insurance||Ethical Considerations and Duties of Defense Counsel – Key Considerations in Litigating a D&O Coverage Case||2012|
|Ashbaugh Beal's 13th Annual Construction Law Forum||Construction Insurance Update||2012|
|Insurance in the Construction Industry||Insurance in the Construction Industry||2009|
|Construction SuperConference 2009||You say my Contractor's Insurance Policy Covers What?||2009|
|Insurance in the Construction Industry||Insurance in the Construction Industry||2008|
|Wrap Insurance||Perspective of Contractors and Subcontractor on Wrap Insurance||2006|
|Risk Management||Legal Issues Related to Liability Insurance||2006|
|Condominiums: Opportunities and Pitfalls||Insurance for Developers, Contractors and Subcontractors||2006|
|AIA Contracts||Insurance and your AIA Contract||2006|
|Construction Insurance 101||Construction Insurance 101||2005|