Mr. Schlemlein obtained his undergraduate degree from the University of Washington with a Bachelor of Science in Building Construction in 1979. Prior to obtaining his law degree, Mr. Schlemlein worked in the construction industry and owned his own construction firm. Mr. Schlemlein's practice has focused on construction law, and includes the representation of prime contractors, subcontractors, design professionals, fabricators, suppliers, and owners, sureties and lending institutions. Mr. Schlemlein also represents parties in real estate transactions, as well as general commercial litigation. Mr. Schlemlein's 24-plus years in the construction industry allow him to quickly analyze and effectively resolve disputes as well as assist in preventative planning to avoid such disputes.
|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Excellence in Law||Thurgood Marshall||2014|
|Washington Super Lawyers||SuperLawyers||2009|
|Founding Member||Schlemlein Goetz Fick & Scruggs, PLLC||2012 - Present|
|Partner||Schiffrin Olson Schlemlein & Hopkins||1996 - Present|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|Association of General Contractors of Washington||Member||N/A|
|Washington State Bar Association||Member||N/A|
|University of Puget Sound School of Law||JD - Juris Doctor||1983|
|University of Washington||BS - Bachelor of Science||1979|
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