Karl Oles is a partner of Stoel Rives who practices in the firm’s Construction and Design group. For more than 30 years, Karl has helped owners, architects, engineers, and contractors solve complex legal problems through negotiation, mediation, arbitration, and trial. He has also drafted, negotiated, and analyzed multimillion-dollar design and construction contracts on a wide variety of construction projects. Karl serves as an arbitrator on the American Arbitration Association’s construction panel. He is co-author of the current standard treatise on Washington lien law.