Kenneth K. Sorteberg

Huddles Jones Sorteberg & Dachille, PC

Washington, District of Columbia 20001


Commercial, Condominium, Construction, Contract, Engineering, Government Contracts, Land Use, Mechanic Liens, Real Estate, Wrongful Termination

Kenneth Sorteberg is both a construction attorney and a civil engineer, and he has extensive construction management experience, including his tenure with The Whiting-Turner Contracting Company from 1985-1991. Mr. Sorteberg began his legal career as a law clerk with the Maryland Stadium Authority in 1991 and 1992, during the construction of Oriole Park at Camden Yards. Mr. Sorteberg spent the next two years as an associate with the construction law firm of Braude & Margulies, P.C. Mr. Sorteberg is currently a principal with Huddles Jones Sorteberg & Dachille, PC and has been with the firm since its inception in 1995. Mr. Sorteberg concentrates his practice in the areas of construction and government contract law and litigation. A large part of his practice is transactional, involving preparation of contract documents, teaming agreements, etc. He frequently serves as Mediator and as Arbitrator of construction disputes, and he serves on the roster of neutrals for the American Arbitration Association. He also serves by appointment as Mediator for several Circuit Courts of Maryland.

Mr. Sorteberg is also very involved in the construction community. He holds memberships with the Associated Builders & Contractors, the Building Congress & Exchange, and the American Society of Civil Engineers. He conducts construction law and contract seminars, publishes articles in construction industry journals and the American Subcontractors Association for legislative change on behalf of the construction industry

Bar Admissions:
  • - Maryland | District of Columbia | U.S. Supreme Court
  • - U.S. Court of Appeals 4th Circuit | U.S. District Court District of Maryland | U.S. District Court of the District of Columbia

Honors & Recognitions:
  • - Selected as a Maryland Super Lawyer for Construction Litigation (2007 - 2013)

    • - University of Maryland School of Law, Baltimore, MD , 1993
    • - Honors: Graduated With Honor
    • - George Washington University, 1986
    • - Master of Engineering Administration; Concentration: Construction Management
    • - University of Maryland, 1982
    • - B.S., Civil Engineering; Concentration: Structural Engineering

Professional Assocations & Memberships:
    • - Construction Arbitrator and Mediator, American Arbitration Association
    • - Construction Mediator, Baltimore County and Baltimore City Circuit Courts
    • - American Bar Association
    • - Public Contract Law Section and Construction Law Forum
    • - Maryland State Bar Association
    • - American Society of Civil Engineers
    • - Associated Builders and Contractors
    • - American Subcontractors Association
10211 Wincopin Circle, Suite 200
Columbia, MD 21204

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