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Gregory James Duff

Gregory James Duff

Practice areas:

Contracts & Agreements, Construction & Development, Franchising, Gaming, Real Estate, Advertising

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    Practice Areas

    Licensed since 1994

    1. Contracts & Agreements: 40%
    2. Construction & Development: 25%
    3. Real Estate: 10%
    4. Gaming: 10%
    5. Other: 15%
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    Avvo Contributions
    Legal Answers
    Award NameGrantorDate Granted
    Super LawyerWashington Law & Politics Magazine2005

    Work Experience
    TitleCompany NameDuration
    Principal & Chair of Hospitality, Travel & Tourism PracticeCairncross & Hempelmann, P.S.2006 - 2011
    Vice President of Development and General CounselColumbia Hospitality2005 - 2006
    PrincipalCairncross & Hempelmann2001 - 2005

    Association NamePosition NameDuration
    Washington Tourism AllianceMember2011 - Present
    Hospitality Financial and Technology ProfessionalsMember2011 - Present
    KidsQuest Children's MuseumBoard member2007 - Present
    Urban Land InstituteMember2007 - Present
    International Council of Shopping CentersMember2007 - Present
    Oregon Lodging AssociationMember2006 - Present
    Global Alliance of Hospitality AttorneysMember2006 - Present
    Academy of Hospitality Industry AttorneysMember2005 - Present
    Woodland Park ZooBoard Member2005 - 2007
    Washington State Hotel & Lodging AssociationMember2002 - Present
    Washington State Bar AssociationMember1994 - Present

    School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
    Seattle University School of LawN/AJ.D., magna cum laude1994
    Pepperdine UniversityN/AB.S., magna cum laude1991

    Speaking Engagements
    Conference NameTitleDate
    Sales Presentation for Hyatt Team at the Grand Hyatt Seattle"Group Sales"2009
    Informal Panel Discussion held by NEWH, Inc. Northwest, the Hospitality Industry Network"Thriving in the Recession"2009
    Greater Puget Sound Chapter of Hospitality Financial & Technology Professionals Monthly Meeting"Contracting 101 for People with Better Things to Do"2009
    28th Annual International Association of Conference Centers Conference"Contracts Revealed: Understanding Your Event Contract"2009
    Presentation to South Seattle Community College Business School Students"Anatomy of a Hospitality Practice"2008
    Hospitality Construction Expo"Mixed-Use Components of Hospitality Development"2008
    Buying & Selling Hotels, one-day workshop presented by Law Seminars International"Hotel Property Purchase & Sale"2008
    Presentation for WSCMPI Monthly Meeting"Sales Contracts"2007
    Presentation for Oregon Lodging Association Annual Conference"Contract Essentials — A Primer for the Lodging Industry"2007
    "Ask the Experts" Presentation for Tri-County Lodging Association & Oregon Lodging Association"Business, Franchise & Employment Law"2007