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Innovative, Proactive, Experienced

Preferred Outsourcing Firm for Corporate Legal Work


At Pacific NorthWest Law Group, we believe that effective representation of our clients depends on the quality of our people.  Our lawyers and staff have distinguished themselves for their quality legal services as well as their contributions to the community and the bar.

Bob Sailer. Principal - Georgetown University (B.S. Finance) and Georgetown University Law School (J.D.), with over 30 years of practical experience in (1) domestic and international business transactions; (2) government agencies in Washington, D.C. and State agencies in Olympia; and (3) technology law and international trade.  Bob serves in various outside board of director positions with corporations and non-profit organizations, and acts as special counsel for businesses, governmental and international entities.  Local and national speaker on topics from e-Commerce, Legal Issues in Starting Your Own Business and Strategic Planning to Nonprofit Board Training and Family Succession Planning Steps.

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Craig Blackstone.  Attorney - Vanderbilt University School of Law (J.D.), London School of Economics (Master of Laws), Seattle University (MBA), University of Chicago (B.A.).

Lindsay Smith. Attorney - Seattle University School of Law (J.D.), University of Washington (B.A.).  


Gail Radtke. Administrative Manager/Legal Assistant - Over 35 years' experience in administration and organization. Job history includes ten years as an executive secretary at Puget Power, 9 years as the owner of Impressions Beyond Words, a bookkeeping and word processing company, and over 25 years with Pacific NorthWest Law Group as Administrative Manager.


Richard Jacobs. Of Counsel - Graduate of University College (L.L.B. 1997), admitted to the Bar of England and Wales and the Honorable Society of Lincoln's Inn, with extensive experience in immigration and ADR.  Admitted to practice in Washington, U.S. Tax Court, California, and AILA.


Cutler Nylander & Hayton - We provide services at our Seattle office through an affiliation with the firm of Cutler Nylander & Hayton in Seattle, Washington.  This firm provides legal support for clients in the areas of business law, international transactions and litigation/dispute resolution. Phil Cutler, a highly regarded litigator and arbitrator, is a graduate of Northwestern University and Georgetown University, and chairs the State Bar Association ADR Committee.  Bob Nylander is a graduate of the University of Washington Law School and specializes in commercial law, Federal and appellate trial work. Tom Hayton received his undergraduate degree from the University of Washington, his law degree from Willamette University and a graduate law degree from George Washington University.  His practice emphasizes resolution of disputes among architects, contractors and property owners, and resolution of intellectual property disputes.

Shanghai Pioneer Law Office - A long-time friendship dating from 1982 with the founding partner of the Shanghai Pioneer Law Office anchors this affiliated office in the heart of downtown Shanghai.  A group of 15 experienced international and domestic Chinese attorneys and staff provide sourcing, regulatory, import-export, joint venture and contract legal support to our clients throughout China.


  • Business Transactions & Formation
    • Commercial Transactions (U.S. & Foreign)
    • Contracts
    • Plans & Registrations for Trademarks & Copyrights
    • Mergers & Acquisitions
    • Real Estate Matters
    • Website Protections & Terms
  • Estate & Family Succession Planning
    • Wealth Transfers & Asset Protection
    • Wills, Durable Powers, Living Wills, Trusts
    • Probate
    • Family Business Succession & Planning

Special Program Affiliations:

    • "Partners in Transition" for attorneys seeking affiliation with a law firm due to layoffs, retirement, or other law practice exit events
    • ASG (Aspen Services Group, LLC) providing registered agent services and quality seminars to small groups of businesses and the public on timely topics.  On-site programs available.

Martindale-Hubbell® Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers

Fewer than 5% of all law firms in U.S. with AV® Rating.


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Pacific Northwest Law Group
16141 Cleveland Street,
Suite C109
Redmond, WA 98052

Phone: (425)867-0512
Fax: (425)883-4616