Meet our Accomplished Attorneys

Our esteemed attorneys will be stationed at tables throughout the venue, and you, along with a small group of fellow RHAWA members, will have the opportunity to spend 20 minutes at each table.

Carol Li

Cutting Law Office PC

An associate at Cutting Law Office Carol specializes in real estate and landlord-tenant law, actively contributing to the legal community as an associate editor for the Newsletter Editorial board and a fellow for the Executive Committee of the Washington State Bar Association Real Property, Probate, and Trust Section, while also being involved with the King County Bar Association and Asian Bar Association, offering representation in various legal matters. 

Chester Baldwin

The Baldwin Legal Group

A lobbyist and attorney at Baldwin Legal Group, PLLC, utilizes his extensive experience, diverse academic background, and strong relationships with lawmakers to advocate for his clients' interests, specializing in real estate industries and associations while also engaging in pro bono work, and defending juvenile and veteran cases.

Christopher Cutting

Cutting Law Office PC

An experienced attorney specializing in landlord-tenant law and appeals, founded Cutting Law Office PC in 2017 and actively advocates for Washington housing providers through industry associations, while also serving as Vice President of the Board of Directors for the Rental Housing Association of Washington and providing expert testimony on landlord-tenant relations and law to legislative bodies.

Cody L. Branstetter

Jack W. Hanemann, P.S.

Specializing in advising both individual and corporate landlords as well as tenants regarding Washington landlord-tenant and real estate laws. Cody also places additional emphasis on personal injury and social security disability claims. His practice areas include Real Estate, Construction Defect, Personal Injury, Social Security, and General Practice. Based in Olympia, WA, he offers his services to clients in the region.   

Connor Costello

Flynn and Associates PLLC

As an associate attorney, Connor, with a J.D. from Seattle University School of Law and a background in maritime law, specializes in litigation, serving as the team's Wartime Consigliere and Demon of Discovery, dedicated to fiercely advocating for clients and approaching each case with utmost intensity.

Kaitlyn Jackson

Williams Kastner

Kaitlyn Jackson is an Associate at Williams Kastner, located in the Seattle office, and a member of the Business Real Estate and Transaction Practice Group. She is admitted to practice law in Washington State, the United States District Court Western District of Washington, and the United States District Court Bankruptcy Court. Kaitlyn’s real estate law practice focuses on landlord-tenant law, lease review, and real estate purchase and sales. Kaitlyn serves on the board of the Rental Housing Association of Washington.

Maxwell Glasson

Glasson Legal PLLC

The founder of Glasson Legal, offers comprehensive legal representation in estate planning and probate, real estate, business law, and commercial transactions across Washington, Nevada, and California, with a mission to deliver top-tier services at affordable costs through minimizing overhead and providing direct, local service, offering free consultations to assess client needs, goals, and budgetary considerations.

Phil Neale

Holmquist & Gardiner, PLLC

Driven by a passion for helping clients overcome real-world challenges and finding practical solutions, I pursued a legal career that allows me to closely interact with clients, understand their needs, and strategize to reach favorable business outcomes, with experience in both transactional work and litigation, bringing a client-focused approach to my practice in Washington, where I embrace the state's outdoor lifestyle and thriving business environment.

Ryan Weatherstone

Schweet Linde & Rosenblum, PLLC

A native Midwesterner and Army veteran, Ryan brings 14 years of experience in commercial and residential landlord-tenant law, while expanding his practice to include creditors' rights. Holding a Juris Doctor degree from the University of California, Hastings College of the Law, he is licensed to practice in the Washington State Bar Association, as well as the United States District Court and United States Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern and Western District of Washington.

Synthia Melton

Dimension Law Group, PLLC

Co-founder and managing partner Synthia is a dedicated attorney specializing in Business Law and Real Estate. With a passion for assisting small business owners and real estate investors, Synthia brings a unique approach to understanding her client's needs, offering creative alternatives and solutions. She is recognized for her litigation skills and serves as general counsel to various businesses in Washington State.

Greg L. Fullington

Demco Law Firm, P.S.

A Seattle native and lawyer who joined Demco Law Firm in 2016. He has a diverse legal background, including experience as a Deputy Prosecutor with the King County Prosecuting, a Councilman for the city of Snoqualmie, and a General Counsel for a national company headquartered in South King County. His practice focuses on real estate, business, and estate planning. 

Shasta L. Kelly

Ledger Square Law, P.S.

A Pierce County native and attorney specializing in real estate and business matters, offers proactive planning, creative problem-solving, and common-sense advice to protect and support her clients' interests. With a background in finance and law, Shasta leverages her expertise to assist individuals, families, investors, and businesses in matters such as estate planning, contract disputes, business formation, and real estate transactions. 


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