Bart J. Freedman, Program Co-Chair, is a partner with K&L Gates LLP in the area of condemnation. He has assisted local governments with the acquisition of real estate under the threat of eminent domain and through condemnation proceedings.
Kinnon W. Williams, Program Co-Chair, is a shareholder with Inslee Best Doezie & Ryder PS, practicing in the area of eminent domain. He is author of the Washington State Bar Association’s Real Property Desk Book Chapter on Eminent Domain, a member of the IRWA, and a frequent speaker and writer on matters involving eminent domain and easements.
Jeffrey A. Beaver, a partner with Miller Nash Graham & Dunn LLP, focuses on condemnation, financial institutions and commercial litigation. He has successfully tried many multimillion dollar cases in some of our area’s largest eminent domain cases.
S. Murray Brackett, MAI, a Principal with Allen Brackett Shedd Valuation. He has experience in all types of commercial and industrial real estate valuation, including airport facilities, conservation easements, development lands and partial acquisitions.
Hon. Terrence Carroll served on the King County Superior Court for twelve years. Since then, he founded Judicial Dispute Resolution (JDR) in Seattle and then Terrence Carroll Consulting and Resolution Services, where he currently serves as a neutral.
Jonathan Collins, an attorney at Smith Goodfriend PS, represents public school districts and municipalities. He previously served as Law Clerk to both Chief Justice Mary Fairhurst and Judge Linda Lau, drafting and editing opinions on their behalf.
Matthew R. Hansen, a partner with Miller Nash Graham & Dunn LLP, leads the firm’s Condemnation and Real Estate Valuation team. He advises and represents both municipal agencies and property owners in his active condemnation practice.
Hon. Laura C. Inveen (ret.) provides mediation and arbitration services through Hilyer Dispute Resolution. She previously served as a King County Superior Court Judge, appointed in July, 1992. She was Presiding Judge and served as Chief of the Civil and Juvenile departments.
Keith A. Kemper, an attorney with Ellis Li & McKinstry PLLC, has always practiced in eminent domain. He was involved with Washington State Convention and Trade Center v. Allerdice, the largest eminent domain jury verdict in the history of the State.
Bates McKee, MAI, CRE, AI-GRS, founder of McKee Appraisal, performs appraisal, consulting and litigation services for parties to eminent domain. His work includes Sound Transit Link, the Alaskan Way Viaduct, and the Seattle Waterfront projects.
Paul W. Moomaw serves as Senior Legal Counsel for Sound Transit. Previously, he was a member of Tousley Brain Stephens PLLC, concentrating his practice on real property litigation and transactions, including eminent domain matters. While in private practice, he was recognized as a “Super Lawyer” in Washington Law & Politics.
Steven P. Price, MAI, CRE, is the owner of Terra Property Analytics LLC, providing appraisals and consulting for real estate situations. His practice focuses on acquisitions and dispositions, eminent domain, large land parcels, and complex properties.
Kim D. Stephens, a member of Tousley Brain Stephens PLLC, concentrates his practice on commercial, real property and class action litigation. He has experience litigating condemnation, environmental, construction, products liability, and securities matters.
Stephen P. VanDerhoef, a partner with Cairncross & Hempelmann PS, advises corporate and individual clients on a full range of complex commercial disputes and risk management. He regularly provides advice to real estate executives and entrepreneurs.
Adrian Urquhart Winder is a Principal at Foster Garvey PC. She represents public agencies and property owners in eminent domain, relocation assistance, and real estate and land use matters, including trial and appellate litigation.