Construction Litigation Attorney in Seattle, Washington

A Case of Faulty Windows

Seattle, WA commercial litigation attorney Anthony L. Rafel talks about a case in which he got a favorable settlement for his client dealing with defective windows in their building.

More In This Category

View Transcript

A memorable case in the construction arena was one we did recently involving a downtown high-rise condominium that was having serious problems with the window system. The internal parts of the windows were supposed to be stainless steel and therefore non-corroding. Well, they weren’t stainless steel and they were corroding. The windows are part of the structural system as well as keeping out water so it’s really important that they perform as specified. We litigated that claim and were able to settle it very favorably for the association. One of the things that I think we do well is understand the technical issues, work with the engineers and architects to develop those technical claims that are necessary to prevail.

More Videos From This Lawyer