Representative Transactions

  • Represent nonprofit community development lender in commercial real estate loans on retail, commercial and affordable housing property in south Seattle.
  • Advised Vancouver, Washington-based land trust on property acquisitions and related access issues.
  • Negotiated numerous leases on behalf of retail, industrial and office tenants, such as a credit union, a Boeing contractor, a media consulting firm, a butcher shop, a fitness club operator, and an internet marketing consulting firm.
  • Represented Chief Seattle Club in the formation of a two-unit commercial condominium for its current location and in the sale of a unit to a local developer.
  • Represented the operational partner in joint venture with Carlyle Group on acquisitions of small hotels.
  • Prepared Washington and Oregon enforceability opinions as local counsel in $300 million multi-state corporate financing.
  • Advised branch managers of regional residential brokerage firm on legal obligations relating to property sales and the conduct of salespersons.
  • Represented developer in $50 million sale of 250-unit multifamily property in downtown Seattle.
  • Represented management group in buyout of coffee machine manufacturer.