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Jane Rakay Nelson

Jane Rakay Nelson

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1990

  1. Real Estate: 100%

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Contact Info

Lane Powell Pc
1420 Fifth Ave Ste 4100
Seattle, WA, 981012375

1420 5th Ave Ste 4100
Seattle, WA, 98101-2338

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
WAActive199005/05/2015
PAAdministrative Suspension198504/24/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
AV RatingMartindale-Hubbell2010
RecognizedBest Lawyers in America2010
Super LawyerWashington Law & Politics Magazine2010
AV RatingMartindale-Hubbell2009
Super LawyerWashington Law & Politics Magazine2009
AV RatingMartindale-Hubbell2008
NamedTop 40 Real Estate Lawyers in Washington2008
Super LawyerWashington Law & Politics Magazine2008
Super LawyerWashington Law & Politics Magazine2007
RecommendedChambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business2007
AV RatingMartindale-Hubbell2007
RecommendedChambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business2006
AV RatingMartindale-Hubbell2006
Super LawyerWashington Law & Politics Magazine2005
RecommendedChambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business2005
AV RatingMartindale-Hubbell2005
RecommendedChambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business2004
AV RatingMartindale-Hubbell2004
Super LawyerWashington Law & Politics Magazine2004
AV RatingMartindale-Hubbell2003
AV RatingMartindale-Hubbell2002
AV RatingMartindale-Hubbell2001
AV RatingMartindale-Hubbell2000

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
ShareholderLane Powell PC1989 - Present

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
City of Seattle Human Resources Director Search CommitteeMember2010 - 2010
Puget Sound Business Journal “40 under 40”Judge2010 - 2010
Home Depot Foundation Advisory CommitteeMember2007 - 2008
Downtown Seattle Association, Executive CommitteeSecretary2007 - Present
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center Business Alliance Executive Industry BoardCo-president2002 - 2005
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center Business Alliance Executive Industry BoardMember2001 - 2006
Downtown Seattle Association, Executive CommitteeN/A1999 - 2000
Seattle Rotary #4Member1999 - 2005
Downtown Seattle AssociationBoard of Trustees1998 - Present
Washington State Bar Association, CLE CommitteeMember1998 - 1999
Washington State Bar Association, Real Property, Probate and Trust SectionExecutive Committee1997 - 1999
American Land Title Association Lender's CounselMember1997 - 2005
Downtown Seattle Association, Pike - Pine Corridor CommitteeChair1997 - 2001
King County Boys and Girls Club Board Executive Council and Presidents’ CouncilMember1996 - 1996
Mercer Island Boys and Girls ClubBoard Member1992 - 2000
Mercer Island School Board Fiscal CommitteeMember1991 - 1996
International Conference of Shopping CentersMemberN/A
Woodland Park ZooBoard of DirectorsN/A
Human Services Department Search CommitteeMemberN/A
Lane Powell Real Estate Practice Group RetailCo-ChairN/A
Lane Powell Board of DirectorsPast MemberN/A
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center Corporate Affiliates Advisory CouncilCo-chairN/A

Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
Seattle Business MonthlyTime to Focus on Seattle’s Future - Challenging Conditions Provide Opportunities to Plan Ahead2010
Property Deskbook Volumes 1 and 2Real Estate Essentials2009

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Duquesne University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1985
Ohio State University, ColumbusN/AMA - Masters1980
Ohio State University, ColumbusN/ABS - Bachelor of Science1975

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
YMCA Patsy Collins Adventures in LeadershipLeadership2010
Real Estate Joint Ventures and Funds Conference, Law Seminars InternationalMock Negotiation of a Joint Venture Agreement2010
Washington State Bar Association Section of Business Law and Young Lawyers’ DivisionCorporate Transactions: Understanding Key Issues in M&A, Real Estate, Intellectual Property, and Financing Transactions2009
Real Estate Core Curriculum Class, Building Owners Management AssociationModule 5 – Tenants in Common Arrangements2009
Lane Powell/Grant Thorton Women’s ForumKeeping the Path Lit: Strategies for the Road Ahead2009
NBI, Inc.Negotiating Trouble Free Real Estate2008
Law Seminars InternationalReal Estate Purchases and Sales2008
Lane Powell/Grant Thorton Women’s ForumKeeping the Path Lit: An Intergenerational Discussion2008
Law Seminars InternationalDeveloping Agreements, Easements & CCRs2007