Experienced, Effective, Responsive & Efficient Professionals

Since our formation in 1994, JBSL has earned a reputation as a premier Seattle law firm for commercial real estate, multi-family lending programs, construction law, and commercial litigation.

Choose Your Counsel. When you retain us, your attorney will guide you through the legal process and remain your primary point of contact. Clients appreciate the high degree of personal, one-on-one attention they receive at JBSL and the continuity and efficiencies our approach provides.

Experienced, Efficient and Cost-Effective. Many of our attorneys came from a large Seattle firm in 1994 and have stayed together ever since. We pride ourselves on the efficiencies and experience that allow us to provide high-end legal services at reasonable costs without the high overhead of large firms.

We do YOUR Best. While we run a business, we do it as professionals. That means we put what's best for you above all else. Our success is reflected in the repeat business and referrals we receive from our clients, other firms, and even opposing parties. Peers and industry press recognize JBSL lawyers as among the "American College of Trial Lawyers," "Best Lawyers in America," "Super Lawyers," and "Top Attorneys," in a variety of lists and publications. Lawyers at our firm have also achieved an AV-rating* under Martindale-Hubbell's peer review rating process. This means that others in the legal profession recognize us as providing excellent legal services to our clients.

Experienced Seattle Real Estate Attorneys

We provide skilled legal counsel in a range of practice areas: from commercial real estate transactions and development, and representation of institutional lenders in Fannie Mae DUS and Freddie Mac multi-family loans, to construction contracts, we can help your deal go off without a hitch. We are known for taking challenging real estate, financing, and construction transactions. You can rely on our skill and experience to help resolve the most complex and difficult legal issues.

We are also skilled litigators who can resolve your disputes in the courtroom or through arbitration or mediation. If your deal has fallen through or you have any disagreement that requires a litigator, we will explain your options and efficiently advise you through the entire process. Our goal is to serve each of our clients effectively, responsively and efficiently.

Located in downtown Seattle, Washington, the attorneys of JBSL serve clients locally, regionally, and across the nation.

Check out our Practice Areas, learn more about our Attorneys, or contact our Seattle real estate law firm online or call us at 206-292-1994.

*AV is the highest peer review rating under Martindale-Hubbell's Peer Review Rating process. CV, BV, and AV are registered certification marks of Reed Elsevier Properties Inc., used in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards, and policies. Martindale-Hubbell is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the confidential opinions of members of the Bar and the Judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell Ratings fall into two categories - legal ability and general ethical standards