29Nov 2018

Watt, Tieder, Hoffar & Fitzgerald, LLP is proud to announce the opening of a Boston office.  Four veteran New England attorneys have agreed to join the firm with the intent to grow the firm’s construction and surety practice in the Northeast.  The new office joins other offices in Irvine, California, Chicago and Miami, and the […]

26Sep 2018

On June 4, 2018, a federal jury in the Central District of California awarded $45 million to the Plaintiff Contractor in a dispute with the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power.  The dispute involved liability for the Contractor’s costs to accelerate its work on a $440 million power plant modernization project, which were incurred due […]

12Sep 2018

The Watt Tieder Summer Newsletter is now available. Take a look at a wide variety of articles and news from the firm and the industry covering subjects such as tariff driven material cost escalation as well as a number of surety issues. Download the Watt Tieder 2018 Summer Newsletter Watt Tieder Newsletter Overview Trading On Uncertainty: Legal […]

13Aug 2018

Events 2018

August 13, 2018

Watt Tieder Events 2018 Watt Tieder and our affiliates are already planning new programs and events for the coming year.   Visit our website often to see where our attorneys will be and plan to join us at these upcoming events.

06Apr 2018

The Watt Tieder Winter Newsletter is now available. Take a look at a wide variety of articles and news from the firm and the industry covering subjects such as hot-tubbing and other ADR remedies as well as 2017 revisions to the AIA General Conditions. Download the Watt Tieder 2018 Winter Newsletter Watt Tieder Newsletter Overview Watt […]

05Jan 2018

Best Lawyers in America ®, the oldest peer-review publication in the legal profession, has named Watt Tieder managing partner, Larry Baker, as “Lawyer of the Year” in arbitration.  Only a single lawyer in specialty in each market is honored as “Lawyer of the Year.” Best Lawyers lists are compiled based on an exhaustive peer-review evaluation. […]

06Dec 2017

The Watt Tieder Fall Newsletter is now available. Take a look at a wide variety of articles and news from the firm and the industry covering subjects such as hot-tubbing and other ADR remedies as well as 2017 revisions to the AIA General Conditions. Download the Watt Tieder 2017 Fall Newsletter Watt Tieder Newsletter Overview Hot-Tubs And […]

27Nov 2017

The International Bar Association (IBA) held their annual conference in Sydney, Australia on October 8 – 13, 2017.   The International Construction Projects Committee hosted several panel discussions.  “Projects Under Pressure” analyzed the civil and common law approaches and remedies available when a project is beset by challenges, including insurmountable challenges.  Senior Partner Shelly Ewald’s presentation and […]