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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
Georgia
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, Member

Memberships
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

Education
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.

Accolades

Martindale-Hubbell® AV-Preeminent® Peer Review Rated

The Best Lawyers in America®, for Construction Law; Construction Litigation (2009-23)

Georgia Super Lawyers® (2007-10, 2012-22)

M Hicon 2020
Douglass Best Law2023
Douglasssuperlaw
Aaa Panel Member
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Press Releases

Stites & Harbison, PLLC Lawyers Named to 2023 Best Lawyers® Publications

LOUISVILLE, Ky.—Stites & Harbison, PLLC is pleased to announce that 98 of its lawyers are included in the 2023 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America©. Additionally, 11 Stites & Harbison attorneys are named as “Lawyer of the Year” and 19 attorneys are recognized in “Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch,” which recognizes attorneys early in their careers for outstanding professional excellence in private practice in the United States.

by Stites & Harbison, PLLC August 18, 2022
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Stites & Harbison Attorneys Honored by 2022 Georgia Super Lawyers

ATLANTA—The 2022 edition of Georgia Super Lawyers recently honored four Stites & Harbison, PLLC attorneys based in the firm’s Atlanta office. Of special note, Joe Kingma was named to the Top 100 Georgia Lawyers list for the fifth time.

by Stites & Harbison, PLLC June 01, 2022
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Stites & Harbison, PLLC Lawyers Named to 2022 Best Lawyers® Publications

LOUISVILLE, Ky.—Stites & Harbison, PLLC is pleased to announce that 93 lawyers are included in the 2022 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America©. Since it was first published in 1983, Best Lawyers® has become universally regarded as the definitive guide to legal excellence. Additionally, 11 attorneys are named as “Lawyer of the Year” and 14 attorneys are recognized in “Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch,” which recognizes attorneys early in their careers for outstanding professional excellence in private practice in the United States.

by Stites & Harbison, PLLC September 01, 2021
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Dan Douglass and Bill Joseph Recognized in 2021 Georgia Super Lawyers

ATLANTA—Stites & Harbison, PLLC attorneys Dan Douglass and Bill Joseph were recently honored in the 2021 Georgia Super Lawyers magazine.

by Stites & Harbison, PLLC May 04, 2021
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Stites & Harbison, PLLC Lawyers Named to 2021 Best Lawyers® Publications

LOUISVILLE, Ky.—Stites & Harbison, PLLC is pleased to announce that 82 lawyers are included in the 2021 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America©.

by Stites & Harbison, PLLC August 20, 2020
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Dan Douglass and Bill Joseph Recognized in 2020 Georgia Super Lawyers

ATLANTA—Stites & Harbison, PLLC attorneys Dan Douglass and Bill Joseph were recently honored in the 2020 Georgia Super Lawyers magazine.

by Stites & Harbison, PLLC February 14, 2020
Press Releases

Best Lawyers in America Honors 75 Stites & Harbison attorneys for 2020

LOUISVILLE, Ky.—The Best Lawyers in America© 2020 has recognized 75 Stites & Harbison, PLLC attorneys as selected by their peers in 49 areas of practice. Forty-three of those attorneys selected have been honored for 10 consecutive years or more.

by Stites & Harbison, PLLC August 22, 2019
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Dan Douglass and Walker Entwistle Recognized in 2019 Georgia Super Lawyers

ATLANTA—Stites & Harbison, PLLC attorneys Dan Douglass and Walker Entwistle were recently honored in the 2019 Georgia Super Lawyers magazine.

by Stites & Harbison, PLLC February 21, 2019