June 14, 2022

Pacifica Included in Chambers & Partners 2022 Best Attorneys and Practices


Chambers & Partners 2022 list includes the Construction and Real Estate practice groups, and six Pacifica attorneys.

Pacifica Law Group is pleased to announce that six attorneys from our firm have been selected for inclusion in the Chambers & Partners list of top attorneys in Washington State, and our Construction and Real Estate practice groups were listed among the best practices. This very selective list is based almost entirely on in-depth client feedback and peer references.

John S. De Lanoy (Real Estate), Gerry Johnson (Real Estate), Paul Lawrence (Litigation), Rich Moore (Real Estate), John Parnass (Construction), and Zak Tomlinson (Construction) were selected in the 2022 list.

The Chambers website (https://chambers.com) notes the following about each of them:

John De Lanoy enjoys a broad real estate practice, with notable experience in development projects and property acquisitions. “John is an exceptional attorney who is practical and understands how to close deals.”

Gerald Johnson often works on community building projects. He handles both public and private sector matters. “He is a force of nature in town.” “Gerald Johnson is among the most effective lawyers in the Pacific Northwest.”

Paul Lawrence of Pacifica Law Group LLP has a broad  litigation practice and is well regarded for his handling of complex commercial, municipal and environmental disputes. He is noted for his expert representation of clients in appellate proceedings. “Paul brings experience, wisdom and practicality to high-stakes litigation.”

Richard Moore is especially well versed in handling lease transactions. He advises commercial landlords and tenants, including those active in the telecommunications and education sectors. “He is very responsive, creative and efficient.” “Richard is a terrific attorney who is always responsive and very practical.”

John Parnass advises on a range of disputes and transactional mandates, including bid protests arising from public sector projects.

Zak Tomlinson is highlighted for his handling of transactional matters such as contract negotiations, as well as his experience in disputes arising from construction projects. His client list includes school districts, private companies and utilities.