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John Donald Sullivan

John Donald Sullivan

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  • Mukilteo, WA

Attorney Endorsements

4 total 

  • Zachary A Wright

    John Sullivan is highly knowledgeable about real estate law and is one of the best real estate lawyers I have worked with.

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    Zachary Wright Intellectual Property Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

  • Bradley Alexander Evens

    I have known John and the quality of his work for over seven years. I endorse this lawyer's work.

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    Bradley Evens Divorce & Separation Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

P.O. Box 351
Mukilteo, WA, 98275

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
WAInactive199207/06/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
LEED Accredited ProfessionalU. S. Green Building Council2009
"Who's Who in Real Estate Law"Washington Law & Politics Magazine2007
"Rising Star"N/A2000
1st,Best Brief in WorldPhilip C. Jessup International Law Moot Court Competition1992
Northwest Region Outstanding OralistPhilip C. Jessup International Law Moot Court Competition1992
National MemberOrder of the Barristers1992
Member, U.S. National Champion TeamPhilip C. Jessup International Law Moot Court Competition1992
Northwest Regional ChampionPhilip C. Jessup International Law Moot Court Competition1991
BV Peer RatingMartindale-HubbellN/A

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Of CounselShort Cressman & Burgess, PLLC2011 - 2014
PartnerShort Cressman & Burgess PLLC2000 - 2010
AssociateShort Cressman & Burgess PLLC1996 - 1999
AssociatePreston Gates & Ellis1992 - 1996

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Harbour Heights Community OrganizationDirector2012 - 2012
Snohomish County Urban Center Design Review BoardMember2012 - Present
Boy Scouts of AmericaVolunteer Leader2004 - Present
Mukilteo City CouncilCouncilmember2001 - 2005
Seattle Service Academy Alumni Business NetworkChair2000 - 2003
Seattle Service Academy Alumni Business NetworkMember1998 - Present
Puyallup Tribal CourtMember1997 - Present
Snohomish County Bar AssociationMember1996 - 2014
Planning Commission, City of MukilteoCommissioner1994 - 2001
King County Bar Association, Real Property, Probate and Trust SectionMember1992 - 2014
Harbour Heights Community OrganizationDirector1992 - 1997
Washington State Bar Association, Real Property, Probate and Trust SectionMember1992 - 2014
U.S.Naval Academy Alumni Association, Puget Sound ChapterMember1989 - Present

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
In re Emerald Outdoor Advertising LLCJudgement for client to hold foreclosure
Harrison v. Emerald Outdoor Advertising LLCAffirmed decision in favor of client

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Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
Commercial Real Estate Insider"Legislature Enacts Major Change to Condominium Act"2008
Washington Law Review"Rights of Washington Junior Lienors in Nonjudicial Foreclosure"1991

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Washington School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1992
University of MarylandBusinessBA - Bachelor of Arts1983
United States Naval AcademyMechanical EngineeringBS - Bachelor of Science1969

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Commercial Real Estate Purchases & SalesEthical Issues for Lawyers and Brokers in Purchase and Sales Transactions2011
Commercial Real Estate LeasesEthics and Strategy for Lawyers in Commercial Leasing Transactions2010
Commercial Landlord Tenant LawBuilding Green and Green Building Leases2010
17th Annual Construction Law ConferenceBuilding Green and Green Building Leases2010
Commercial Real Estate LeasesEthics and Strategy for Lawyers in Commercial Leasing Transactions2009
Commercial Real Estate Finance in Challenging TimesAncillary Documents and Closing Issues2009
Commercial Real Estate Finance in Challenging TimesBorrower's Real Estate Opinion Letters2009
17th Annual Comprehensive Conference on Real Estate Purchases & SalesEthics Issues in Real Estate Purchases and Sales2009
16th Annual Washington Construction Law ConferenceBuilding Green2009
Real Estate A-ZEasements2008
Law of Easements: Legal Issues and Practical Considerations in WashingtonDrafting Express Easements2008
Commercial Real Estate LeasesEthics and Strategy for Lawyers in Commercial Leasing Transactions2008
15th Annual Construction Law ConferenceThe Ethics of Negotiating2008
Law of Easements: Legal Issues and Practical Considerations in WashingtonDrafting Express Easements2007
Commercial LeasesEthics and Strategies for Lawyers in Commercial Leasing Transactions2007
Commercial Real Estate Financing in WashingtonLoan Closing Issues2005
Fifth Annual Seminar for Tribal Leaders, Environmental Professionals and Resource ManagersReal Estate Aquisitions2004
ConferenceReal Estate Forms2004
Commercial Real Estate Financing in WashingtonLoan Closing Issues2004
Fall SeminarCommercial Real Estate Closings2000
Dollars and Common Cents in Real Estate Loan TransactionsBorrower's Real Estate Opinion Letters1998