Nuts and Bolts of Progressive Design-Build Part 1 – The Procurement
Recorded On: 02/28/2018
Progressive design-build is one of the newest and least understood forms of design-build. In the first of this three part series, Robynne will provide an explanation of progressive design-build as well as its various forms. She will also discuss the owner’s considerations in the determination regarding whether to use progressive design-build as well as helpful procurement tools that help the owner select the right design-build team for the project.
Robynne Thaxton, JD, DBIA, Attorney, Thaxton Parkinson PLLC
Robynne Thaxton, JD, DBIA
Attorney, Thaxton Parkinson PLLC
Robynne Thaxton is a Seattle-based lawyer who provides legal services to a full range of clients performing construction work. Robynne is one of the leading experts in construction law and alternative procurement both in Washington State and on a national basis. She was on the DBIA National Board for seven years, including two years on its Executive Committee. She is the vice chair of the DBIA National Education, Best Practices and Resources Committee and the former chair of the Legal and Legislation Committee, and she was instrumental in revising the DBIA form Design-Build contracts and subcontracts. She is a frequent speaker for a numerous industry organizations and universities. She served as the President of the DBIA Northwest Region from 2008 to 2010 and continues on its Board. Robynne is AV rated by Martindale-Hubble, and named as a Washington Super Lawyer in 2010-2016.