Real Estate Law
Transactions & Litigation

Barokas, Martin & Tomlinson’s long term relationships with real estate developers, landlords, and investors have been built by consistently delivering results.

Washington’s real estate laws are complex and constantly changing. Seemingly minor changes in the law, can have large impacts on a project’s bottom line. From concept to closing, Barokas Martin & Tomlinson advises clients in all stages of the transaction.

Our involvement goes far beyond simply “drawing up the paperwork.” Our clients consider us business consultants, another set of vigilant eyes, able to provide a complete understanding of how real estate laws’ nuances may have enormous long term financial consequences.

Real estate litigation presents its own set of unique challenges. Disputes arise over highly intricate and specialized provisions in real estate instruments such as deeds, easements, mortgages, leases, and loan agreements. Because our lawyers have experience drafting these instruments, our clients know that they are in able hands when it comes to understanding their exposure and advocating their interest in litigation.

Barokas Martin & Tomlinson’s knowledge of real estate law has led to many property owners and managers using our firm for both their transactional and litigation needs.

Some of our real estate law and litigation areas include:

  • Adverse Possession
  • Boundary Disputes
  • Condominium Law
  • Easements
  • Evictions/Unlawful Detainer
  • Homeowner Associations Law
  • Land Acquisitions/Sales
  • Property management
  • Deeds, Contracts
  • Lease Negotiation
  • Lease Preparation
  • Lease Enforcement
  • Mortgages & Security Interests
  • Property Development
  • Zoning, Planning and Land Use
  • Eminent Domain
  • Financing