Joel is one of the leading real estate lawyers in Seattle. Joel has more than 35 years of nationwide experience in complex real estate transactions, land use permit and approvals, and environmental matters. Joel represents large corporate clients and municipal interests in the evaluation, acquisition, development, and disposition of raw land, office buildings, retail centers, and infrastructure projects, as well as industrial and residential properties. He negotiates leases, development agreements, and all other types agreements related to the development, ownership, and use of real property. He has managed and directed numerous environmental and regulatory due diligence investigations and entitlement processes as well as independent cleanups and remedial actions under Washington’s Model Toxics Control Act.