Jerome L. Hillis - Hillis Clark Martin & Peterson P.S.

Jerome L. Hillis

Listed in Best Lawyers since 1983
Phone: 206-470-7601

Jerry is a founding member of the firm. His practice focuses on real estate, land use, and environmental law matters.

University of WashingtonLL.B 1966Whitman CollegeAB 1961
Washington State Bar AssociationPacific Real Estate InstituteWhitman CollegeWashington State Convention & Trade Center

Case History

Smith v. Skagit County, Chrobuck v. Snohomish County — Represented community groups before the State Supreme Court in two cases which established the Appearance of Fairness doctrine in the United States.
Large development — Coordinated real estate and land use issues involving numerous large development projects, including: Cornerstone Development, Harbor Steps, Washington State Convention Center, Pacific Place/Nordstrom redevelopment, Seattle Mariners' SAFECO Field, Weyerhaeuser's Snoqualmie Ridge Development, and the Klahanie Master Plan Development.
Weyerhaeuser Company — Represented Weyerhaeuser Company in the annexation of its headquarters to the City of Federal Way and development of the Master Plan for the headquarters property.
PACCAR — Represented PACCAR in development of its Renton facilities, and truck testing facilities in Skagit County.
Municipalities and government agencies — Represented numerous municipalities and government agencies in real estate and land use matters, including City of Bellevue in its acquisition of property for Bellevue Central Park, Port of Seattle in its acquisition of the waterfront property for the Central Waterfront Development, the City of Seattle in its acquisition of the Central Waterfront Piers, and the University of Washington in its development of a Master Plan and negotiations with Sound Transit.

Office Location

999 Third Avenue, Suite 4600
Seattle, WA 98104
United States

Lawyer of the Year Awards

2013 Lawyer of the Year in Land Use and Zoning Law of the Seattle Metro Area2009 Lawyer of the Year in Real Estate Law of the Seattle Metro Area
Jerome L. Hillis has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2013!Jerome L. Hillis has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2009!

Practice Areas

Energy Law
Environmental Law
Land Use and Zoning Law
Natural Resources Law
Real Estate Law (Commercial, Industrial, Land Use, Tax Certiorari, Zoning)

Other Information

Gender: Male