SCOTT M. MISSALL is a partner at Short Cressman & Burgess PLLC in Seattle,... more
SCOTT M. MISSALL is a partner at Short Cressman & Burgess PLLC in Seattle, Washington. Mr. Missall chairs the firm's Land Use Practice Group and Local Government Practice Group. He has focused his practice on land use, administrative, environmental and municipal law since 1984. He handles counseling, transactional and litigation related to land use and development, environmentall... view profile
I began my career in 1986 as a criminal prosecutor for Pierce County; since then I... more
I began my career in 1986 as a criminal prosecutor for Pierce County; since then I have successfully tried numerous jury and bench trials. Since entering private practice, I have continued to focus my practice in representing parties in condemnation actions and other real estate cases. Additionally, I act as general and special counsel to a number of jurisdictions thoughtout the State. My pe... view profile
Government attorneys focus on a particular area of government regulation. These lawyers are often called “regulatory lawyers” and can work for the government itself or work in the private sector helping people interact with the government. Some government law attorneys are also known as “public interest lawyers.” Public interest lawyers tend to focus on those areas where a large group of individuals is affected by government regulation–for example, environmental laws or anti-discrimination laws.
Government Attorneys in cities near Mercer Island, WA