Beth A. Clark - Foster Pepper PLLC
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Beth A. Clark

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2011

Beth is a member of the firm's real estate practice and has more than 25 years of experience in counseling public and private real estate owners, developers and investors in all aspects of property acquisitions, development and disposition, including office buildings, industrial parks, master planned communities, hospitals and medical office buildings, multifamily housing and large intermodal and other infrastructure projects. Beth also represents public and private utility and transportation clients in a variety of real estate and regulatory issues, including property dispositions, leasing, easements, property exchanges, eminent domain and structuring of public/private projects.

Beth is local real estate counsel to a Class 1 railroad and in that capacity frequently works on property acquisitions, dispositions, complex easements, and track management issues such as track expansions, crossing agreements, industrial track agreements, franchise agreements, intermodal facilities development, etc. 

Additional Information

Experience — Representation of local and national developers in entitlements, development and lot/home sales within numerous residential and retirement communities 
  • Representation of public/private joint venture in disposition and re-development of several military housing communities and historic properties throughout the Pacific Northwest
  • Representation of King County in connection with rail corridor projects involving railbanked trail and disposition of use of the corridor for public transportation, utilities and recreational uses
  • Representation of Class 1 railroad in major bypass project funded by the State of Washington
  • Representation of King County in potential expansion of Washington State Convention Center project
  • Representation of local developer in structuring and acquisition of downtown retail site involving residential and entertainment tenants and public parking 
  • Representation of local developer in structuring and negotiating long-term ground lease for location of Chihuly Glass and Gardens Project at Seattle Center
  • Representation of public pension fund in acquisition and re-development of downtown Seattle office tower
  • Representation of national developer in acquisition and development of environmentally contaminated site for major retail/residential project
  • Representation of Seattle Monorail Project in all phases of acquisition (and later disposition) of fee and easement interests for 14-mile right-of-way corridor through Seattle
  • University of WashingtonJ.D. 1984

    Office Location

    1111 Third Avenue, Suite 3000
    Seattle, WA 98101-3292
    United States

    Practice Areas

    Real Estate Law