R. Daniel Douglass

Dan Douglass has significant experience handling complex construction disputes involving multiple parties and expert consultants. One such dispute centered on a $175 million commercial project involving a 60-story office tower and adjoining retail mall in Philadelphia. He has represented contractors, subcontractors, owners, design professionals and sureties on public and private construction projects throughout the United States.

Recent News, Articles & Speaking Engagements

Statutory Right to Prompt Payment - Or Maybe Not

AAA Arbitration Rule Changes

Construction Law: Contractor Claims, Owner Claims, Claims Against Design Professionals, Lien and Bond Claims

4th Annual The Best of CLE, co-presenter, Atlanta, Ga., February 26, 2015

Breach of Contract for Wrongful Death

Pay-If-Paid Not Easily Waived

International Arbitration in Atlanta

Insurance recovery for construction damage

Construction Mechanics and Materialmens Liens

Co-chair and speaker, Georgia State Bar, May 18, 2012

Dispute Resolution for Trial and Non-Trial Lawyers

speaker, Georgia State Bar, May 4, 2012

5th Annual Arbitration Institute

Speaker, Georgia State Bar, August 19, 2011

Construction Mechanics' and Materialmen's Liens

Speaker/Chair, Georgia CLE, 1999-2009

2008 ConsensusDOCS

Speaker, April 2008

2007 AIA Contracts

Speaker, January 2008

Georgia Construction Law

Speraker, PESI, November 2003

Georgia case note editor

CONSTRUCT, publication of ABA Construction Litigation Committee
Recent Assignments
Reported Decisions
Bar Admissions
U.S. Court of Appeals for the 11th Circuit
U.S. Court of Appeals for the 3rd Circuit
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Georgia
U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Georgia
U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Georgia
Firm Leadership

Office of General Counsel

American Bar Association
Atlanta Bar Association
American Arbitration Association
Associated General Contractors of America
Associated Builders And Contractors of Georgia
Georgia Academy of Mediators & Arbitrators, a Founding Member
Community Involvement

Kiwanis Club of Atlanta, Member

Initiative for Affordable Housing, Inc., President

Garden Hills Civic Association, Member

More Than Stites & Harbison

Mr. Douglass is a member of the Kiwanis club of Atlanta, president of the Initiative for Affordable Housing Inc. board, and a member of the Garden Hills Civic Association. He has run the Peachtree Road Race every year since 1985.


Martindale-Hubbell® AV-Preeminent® Peer Review Rated

The Best Lawyers in America®, for Construction Law; Construction Litigation (2009-22)

Georgia Super Lawyers® (2007-10, 2012-21)

M Hicon 2020
Douglass Best Lawyers 2022
Aaa Panel Member
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