SmithAmundsen represented an architect in a 6 week AAA arbitration involving cost overruns, design errors, construction defects, and delay damages involving a premier hotel. The owner sued the contractor and architect for more than $30M. The contractor crossclaimed against the architect. The owner demanded policy limits from the architect. The AAA arbitration found no liability against the architect and awarded them all of its expert witness fees and costs of litigation which was over $500K.