Real Estate Law

SFS attorneys are knowledgeable in virtually every aspect of land use and real property law.  We successfully handle a range of transactions from the purchase and sale of downtown Seattle office buildings, to family transfers of residential property. We represent corporations, partnerships, and individuals in easement disputes, title defect issues, adverse possession claims, landlord tenant matters, leasing transactions, commercial loans, premises liability claims, zoning and permits, and all things related to commercial and residential real estate and property development.

Attorneys in the Commercial Ownership, Leasing and Management Practice

Garth A. Schlemlein

Founding Member

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...

Michael P. Scruggs

Founding Member

Mr. Scruggs has been diligently and successfully representing clients in the Northwest for over two decades. Michael's broad range of experience includes litigation on behalf of companies and indi...

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Our Seattle based legal practice emphasizes finding practical, common sense resolutions to complex business, real estate, construction and general litigation disputes as well as counseling our clients on corporate and transactional matters. We don’t do everything, but what we do, we do very well.