Represented in government condemnation cases numerous owners of building projects stalled or otherwise adversely affected by SR 167, SR 161, SR 509, I-5, and other highway projects in Western Washington.
Represented numerous private property owners in eminent domain actions by schools, fire stations, parks, public utilities, and public transportation projects.
Successfully established that strip appraisals are an accepted method of valuation, thereby affecting highway acquisitions throughout the State. State v. Paul Bunyan Rifle and Sportsman’s Club.
L.L.B., University of Minnesota School of Law, 1958
magna cum laude
B.A., Political Science, College of St. Thomas, 1952
JURISDICTIONS ADMITTED TO PRACTICE
Washington State Courts
U.S. Supreme Court
U.S. District Court, Western District of Washington
U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit
U.S. Court of Appeals, Eighth Circuit
U.S. Tax Court
PROFESSIONAL & BAR ASSOCIATION MEMBERSHIPS
Federal Bar of the Western District of Washington
Washington State Bar
Sections on Corporation, Business and Banking Law, and Trial Practice
Washington Trial Lawyers
American Inns of Court
Joined Firm in 1962
Inducted into the American College of Trial Lawyers
Inducted into the American College of Real Estate Lawyers