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
Stew Estes is a shareholder with Keating, Bucklin McCormack, Inc., P.S., and has... more
Stew Estes is a shareholder with Keating, Bucklin McCormack, Inc., P.S., and has been with the firm since August 1992. He is a 1982 graduate of the University of Arizona, and a 1985 graduate of the University of New Mexico School of Law, where he was a member of the Law Review. He began working in Spokane for Winston and Cashatt, and Spokane Legal Services. In 1987 he joined the Office of... 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.