Stephen R. Durkee
Mr. Durkee has extensive experience in commercial and general litigation, with an emphasis on breaches of contract involving construction, business matters, real estate and related disputes. His clients include business owners and individuals as well as contractors, sureties, public owners and developers. He has successfully litigated cases in various State and Federal Courts, as well as numerous administrative forums.
Practice Areas: General business, construction law, litigation, contracts.
Law School: University of Georgia, J.D.
College: Michigan State University, B.A., honors college, high honors, University of Georgia, M.A.
Member: State Bar of Georgia; Washington State, Federal and American Bar Association
Biography: Trial Attorney, U.S. General Services Administration, Atlanta; Department of Justice. Instructor, Contract and Construction Law, Lake Washington Technical College, Kirkland, Washington. Speaker: The Washington State Bar Association; The Association of General Contractors; the National Electrical Contractors Association; the Washington Council of Civil Engineers and Land Surveyors; The National Association of Credit Managers; Construction Credit Corporation.
Stephen Durkee has received the highly coveted AV-rating from Martindale-Hubbell™. This peer review process measures two components of a lawyer’s practice: Legal ability and professional ethics. The “A” signifies legal ability that is “Very high to preeminent.” The “V” signifies professional ethics that “Adheres to the strict standards of the Bar.” This represents the highest possible rating, and is achieved by only 15% of the Bar nationwide.