Providing Trusted Legal Guidance

For Over 50 Years

Real Estate Law

Real Estate and Construction

At Layman Law Firm, PLLP, our real estate development attorneys represent real estate developers in numerous projects, including several large development projects in the Spokane, Washington area. We are also currently representing a real estate developer of an exclusive planned unit development near Lake Coeur d’Alene.

Our firm helps real estate developers with all business and real estate matters, including the following:

  • Business organizations

  • Negotiation of land acquisition

  • Construction and architecture contracts

  • Construction and lien claims

  • Negotiation and preparation of contracts

  • Negotiation and processing of mortgage documents

  • Representation before planning and zoning boards

  • Real estate litigation

The following are just some of the real estate developments for which we

have provided legal representation:

In Kootenai County, Idaho:

The Club at Black Rock

The Ridge at Cougar Bay

The Ridge at Sunup Bay

In Washington:

Legacy Ridge (Liberty Lake)

Field of Dreams (Cheney)

The Ridge at Hangman (Spokane County)

If you need assistance from seasoned real estate attorneys, please contact us. Our real estate lawyers are available at our offices in Spokane, Washington, Seattle, Washington.

Buy or Sell with Confidence


Construction law covers a variety of complex legal concerns from contracts and leasing to disputes with contractors and subcontractors. The construction law attorneys at the Seattle – Spokane law offices of Layman Law Firm, PLLP, provide full legal support to clients dealing with residential or commercial projects.

Our firm takes great pride in the comprehensive, customized solutions we provide to our construction law clients. We believe the most effective way to meet your needs is to establish an ongoing relationship and listen to you. Contact Layman Law Firm, PLLP today for assistance with the following construction law concerns:

  • Bid specification and evaluation

  • Land acquisition

  • Contract negotiation

  • Bond claims

  • Preliminary notices

  • Mechanics liens

  • Collections

  • Construction law litigation

  • Construction and design defect claims

Financing, Contracts and Dispute Resolution

When you have a problem we are here to help you solve it. Our construction lawyers can provide sound legal advice and representation to homebuilders or help monitor the completion of a large building project. We know that resolving disputes in court is extremely expensive. While our first priority is always to help you avoid going to trial, we are experienced Washington trial lawyers who are not afraid to pursue a matter in court if that’s what it takes to reach a favorable resolution.

Talk to a Lawyer Who is Always Here for You

Whether it’s a lender handling a construction loan, a real estate development concern, or a contractor dealing with a construction lien, we have the industry knowledge and extensive network of resources to keep your project moving forward. Contact us in Seattle or Spokane, Washington to discuss how we can work together to protect your rights and achieve your objectives.