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Mr. Mortimer is licensed to practice in Washington and Oregon.  Mr. Mortimer has extensive transactional and litigation experience representing a broad-based range of clientele, including commercial property owners, homeowners and residential homeowner associations, general and specialty contractors, and construction supply companies.  Mr. Mortimer’s practice focuses on commercial and residential leases and real estate transactions, real estate litigation, landlord-tenant disputes and litigation, construction defect litigation, construction litigation and commercial collections, and condominium and homeowners association matters.  Mr. Mortimer has also been an invited presenter at a variety of forums sponsored by the Washington Chapter of CAI, landlord associations and commercial credit departments.


Mr. Mortimer lives in Seattle and enjoys spending time with his wife and daughters.




Mr. Mortimer holds Bachelor of Science degrees in Biology and Environmental Science from Washington State University, and earned a Juris Doctorate with honors from the Seattle University School of Law.


Professional Associations


Admitted to practice in Washington and Oregon, and also by the United States District Court and United States Bankruptcy Court for the Western District of Washington

Washington State Bar Association

King County Bar Association

Oregon Bar Association



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Practice areas


  1. Landlord & Tenant: 30%
    15 years
  2. Commercial Real Estate: 30%
    15 years
  3. Real Estate: 30%
    15 years
  4. Corporate: 10%
    15 years



Hourly ($255-270/hour), contingent (25-33%)

Payment types:

Cash, Check

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Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
AttorneyPrivate Practice Law Firm2000 - Present
Association namePosition nameDuration
Oregon State Bar AssociationMember2005 - Present
Washington State Bar AssociationMember2000 - Present
Publication nameTitleDate
Community Associations InstituteNavigating the Murky Waters of Rental Caps and Hardship Exceptions2012
Community Associations InstituteDealing with a Common Enemy- Legal Considerations for Surface Water and Drainage Repairs2012
Community Associations Institute JournalBest Practices to Display Holiday Cheer2010
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Seattle University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2000
Washington State UniversityEnvironmental ScienceOther - Bachelors1994
Washington State UniversityBiologyOther - Bachelors1993
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Community Associations Institute Law DayCondominium Rental Restrictions2012
Collection, Foreclosures, Fraud & EmbezzlementCollection Strategies for Community Associations2010
Bad Behavior, Repairs and ConflictsConflicts of Interest in Community Organizations2008
Annual ForumCommon Liability Issues Facing Residential Landlords2006