Jim Coughlin

P.E., S.E.

Jim is synonymous with quality. Since his early career, his focus has been working collaboratively and efficiently with design teams to create superior construction drawings.

Coughlin Porter Lundeen’s culture has benefited from his outlook, as it’s founded on creative solutions and dedication to high quality design. As Jim says, “The commitment to comprehensive documents makes projects easier to construct and more economical to build.”  He’s developed a workplace where every team member takes seriously their responsibility to “do it right” and is committed to providing value for the design team, the owner, and the contractor.

His work with architectural structures of all sizes, shapes, and construction materials includes a prolific body of work with public and private clients in all markets served by the firm. He is known for his integrity and dedication to clients, and his influence is represented in the design of over 60 million square feet of facilities throughout the Pacific Northwest.


Course Work in Business Administration, Seattle University, 1981
B.S. Civil Engineering, Washington State University, 1979, Cum laude

Fun Fact

Fan of rock, blues, and reggae; can be found on weekends sipping wine and watching the river flow.