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 […]

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 […]

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.

Watt Tieder is pleased to announce that its attorneys have once again been recognized by Super Lawyers 2018. Super Lawyers is an annual listing of lawyers who have achieved a high level of peer recognition and professional merit. Over seventy practice areas are evaluated during the selection process. Super Lawyers Magazine, published by Law and […]

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 […]

Forty years ago this month, six (6) attorneys led by Bob Watt and Jack Tieder formed a boutique law firm specializing in public and private construction and surety law issues.  In the subsequent 40 years, the law firm grew significantly, opening offices in California, Seattle, Chicago, Las Vegas and Miami along with its main office […]

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. […]

Events 2017

December 20, 2017

Watt Tieder Events 2017 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.