Newsroom Category: Washington

Thomas Olsen and Kaitlyn Jensen published in CLM Magazine

We are pleased to share that Partner Tom Olsen and Associate Kaitlyn Jensen have published an article in the CLM Construction Claims Magazine titled “BadaBing, Bada Building Boom: Much of today’s raging Northwest construction activity is based on essential digital instruments that can  help defense counsel if played well.” Click Here to view the article

Congratulations Zachariah Tomlin!

We are pleased to recognize that one of our Sr. Associates in our San Diego office is now licensed to practice law in the state of Washington…congrats to Zachariah Tomlin!

Welcome Benjamin Allen!

Ben Allen joins LGP today as an associate in the Pacific Northwest office.  Ben is licensed in Washington and Oregon, and has extensive litigation experience in state and federal courts. To learn about Ben, click here

Potential Issues Faced by General Contractors when a Subcontractor Files for Bankruptcy

Bankruptcy is governed by Federal law.  The goal is to treat similarly-situated creditors equally so that one is not treated better than another.  This is achieved either through liquidation of the debtor’s assets or by a plan of reorganization negotiated with the creditors, under which the debtor continues operating. TYPES OF BANKRUPTCY: A general contractor faced with subcontractor’s bankruptcy filing … Continue reading