In this togetherduring procurement.
ACS is well versed in bid protests throughout the Pacific Northwest and at the Federal level (GAO, Court of Federal Claims, etc.). ACS has also been instrumental in drafting legislation to protect contractors in the procurement process.
In this togetherduring contract drafting & negotiation.
With experience drafting and negotiating contracts for all types of construction and procurement methods, ACS is ready to assist your team in contract drafting and negotiations.
In this togetherduring the project.
ACS routinely acts as a member of the team throughout the Project, counseling and guiding clients through issues that arise, assisting with Contract notices, documentation, and claim preparation.
In this togetherduring disputes.
ACS has extensive experience in litigating and arbitrating large, high risk cases. Recently, ACS’ clients have prevailed in lengthy jury trials and been awarded attorneys’ fees and costs. ACS can and will take a matter to trial if necessary
Small firm service. Big firm capabilities.
Construction is a high-risk business. At ACS, we can provide a buffer against that risk with a seasoned legal team, working with and guiding your company through all phases of construction, from procurement to contract to completion. ACS proudly provides its clients unsurpassed service. From small business issues to multimillion-dollar litigation, ACS is invested in its client’s success and works to aggressively protect their interests.
Our mission is to provide the highest quality legal services, performed timely and at a reasonable price. The majority of our clients are referred to us by other clients, which has attracted clients from every facet of the construction industry, including owners (both private and public), contractors, construction managers, subcontractors, suppliers, and design professionals.
We are experienced construction lawyers who thrive to be a part of your company’s team by serving your legal needs during procurement during contract negotiations during a project dispute in the courtroom by winning jury trials so that you can continue to focus on your company and your next project.
Articles & Resources
Construction industry news related to contractors, owners, design professionals, and suppliers involved in both public and private construction projects throughout the western United States and Alaska.
Court of Appeals Upholds Default Judgment: Serves as Reminder to Respond to Lawsuits in a Timely Manner by: Anna Basnaw
Nine ACS Lawyers Recognized as Super Lawyers - Including One Top 10 and Three Top 100 Washington Attorneys
Washington Court of Appeals Divisions Clash Over Interpretations of the Statute of Repose - by Masaki Yamada & Ryanne Mathisen
Areas of Expertise
In the construction industry, our firm represents general contractors, subcontractors, owners, developers, design professionals, and suppliers involved in both public and private construction projects throughout the western United States and Alaska.