Since 2001 I have been practicing law in Washington helping individuals and small... more
Since 2001 I have been practicing law in Washington helping individuals and small businesses navigate the tangled web of rules that make up our legal and regulatory system. In doing so, I educate my clients in the law and the legal process, helping them to develop reasonable expectations and make educated choices. I'm at my best solving problems in an efficient and creative way. I apply ... view profile
Thank you for reviewing my AVVO profile. It is my privilege to serve your legal... more
Thank you for reviewing my AVVO profile. It is my privilege to serve your legal needs. Law is a second career for me, having already achieved a fulfilling business career in telecommunications. I graduated from the Seattle University School of Law in 2005, Summa Cum Laude, graduating tenth out of 341 students. I was an editor on the law review and a published author. I have a dive... view profile
Land use / zoning attorneys help you understand land use laws and zoning regulations, both of which concern how you use your land (for businesses, homes, farms, factories, etc.). Zoning regulations specify things such as how close together different types of buildings can be (for example, single-family homes versus high-rise apartment buildings), how far back from the sidewalk buildings must be set, how high you can build, and how much parking you need to provide. A land use / zoning attorney can determine which rules apply to your property and development activities, and whether you qualify for any exceptions to these rules.