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Michael D. Daudt handles litigation covering most real estate, construction, business, partnerships, insurance, and homeowner association issues. He has been involved in numerous construction defect claims involving single-family homes, condominiums and commercial buildings. He has also litigated a variety of homeowner association disputes, LLC, corporation and partnership disputes, alcoholic beverage distribution and regulation, insurance coverage and insurance bad faith, condemnation, land use, environmental, easements and other access issues, landlord-tenant disputes, and other real property matters. He also handles many transactions including business mergers and formation, leases, easements, real estate sales, and other real estate transactions. Mr. Daudt is a member of the bar in Washington and California. He was named a "Rising Star" by Washington Law & Politics magazine from 2003 through 2005 and is rated "AV" in Martindale Hubbell. Mr. Daudt is also a frequent speaker at continuing legal education seminars in several areas including easements, construction defects, insurance and homeowner associations.


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Practice areas


  1. Real Estate: 25%
  2. Construction: 25%
  3. Class Action: 25%
  4. Land Use & Zoning: 15%
  5. Insurance: 10%



Hourly ($375/hour)

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  • Saphronia R Young

    I endorse this lawyer. MIke is very knowledgeable and caring toward his clients. I believe his firm reflects integrity and ethics in the best traditions of our profession.


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  • Jeffrey L Smoot

    Mike is an effective and persuasive trial lawyer and a strong advocate for his clients. I highly endorse his work.


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Contact info

Daudt Law PLLC

2200 Sixth Avenue, Suite 1250
Seattle, WA, 98121


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Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2014
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2013
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2012
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2011
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2010
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2009
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2008
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2007
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2006
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2005
Rising StarSuper Lawyers2005
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2004
Rising StarSuper Lawyers2004
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2003
Rising StarSuper Lawyers2003
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2002
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2001
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2000
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Managing MemberDaudt Law PLLC2015 - Present
Managing MemberTerrell Marshall Daudt & Willie, PLLC2008 - 2015
Managing MemberTousley Brain Stephens, PLLC1996 - 2008
AssociateAskew & Archbold1995 - 1996
AssociateNeumiller & Beardslee1992 - 1995
Association namePosition nameDuration
Washington State Bar AssociationMemberN/A
State Bar of CaliforniaMemberN/A
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Iddings v. GriffithPrevailed at administrative hearing
WSDOT v. HettSettled
Mt. Olivet Cemetery v. NeafusPrevailed at trial.
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School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of California at Berkeley, Boalt Hall School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1992
Abilene Christian UniversityN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1989
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Law of Easements: Legal Issues and Practical ConsiderationsEasements and Public Right of Ways2012
Commercial Real Estate from A to ZReal Estate2011
Top Title Devects -- CuredTitle Policies2010
Legal Aspects of Condominium Development and Homeowners' AssociationsHomeowners Associations Governance and Liability2009
Establishing and Operating Homeowners’ Associations: Understanding the Legal IssuesHomeowner Associations and Condominiums2006
Advanced Topics in Residential DevelopmentCondominiums, Real Estate and Construction2006