Request #19-78

This is a Public Records Act request for the service contract or other document(s) that discuss or set the hourly rate or other rate of compensation for the attorney(s) at Tupper Mack Wells PLLC for their representation of the Port of Tacoma in the federal Clean Water Act lawsuit filed in 2017 Puget Soundkeeper Alliance v. APM Terminals Tacoma, LLC and Port of Tacoma, Case No. 3:17-cv-05016-BHS. The Tupper Mack Wells PLLC attorneys may include Bradford Doll, James Tupper, and Lynne Cohee. The contract and other documents sought may include, but are not limited to Port contract number 07083.

I am only seeking information about lawyers’ rates.  I am not seeking any substantive communications between the client and lawyers about the merits of the case.

I prefer electronic records where possible.  If fulfilling this request is anticipated to cost more than $25, please contact me before proceeding.  If there is anything I can do to help clarify or expedite this request, please do not hesitate to contact me.


November 13, 2019 via web


None Assigned


Claire Tonry





Point of Contact

Diane Jordan

Request Closed Public


The Port of Tacoma released all of the requested documents.

November 19, 2019, 11:36am
Document(s) Released Public
070823 SIGNED Amend 7 w rates.pdf
November 19, 2019, 11:31am
Document(s) Released Public
070823 PSA APMT_Soundkeepers Legal Services.pdf
November 19, 2019, 11:31am
Request Opened Public
Request received via web
November 13, 2019, 6:51pm