William N. Snell

Attorney William N. Snell has been practicing law for over 35 years. He is licensed in Washington State and the United States District Court for the Western District of Washington. Bill held the position of Chief Hearing Examiner for the City of Seattle for five years, ending in 1979. Since that time, he has devoted his career to real estate, land use, administrative licensing and municipal related law. Bill has successfully represented and defended individuals, professionals, businesses and municipalities in a wide variety of cases, and is a strong advocate for you before your regulatory agency or in court.

As Chief Hearing Examiner for the City of Seattle, he presided over administrative hearings and made decisions on land use and licensing matters. This experience provided him with a background in his practice areas.

bill_snell_fly_fishingBill grew up in Western Montana and went to the University of Montana Law School. When he is not practicing law, he likes to flyfish, hike and ski (both cross country and downhill).

PRACTICE AREAS
Real Estate & Land Use
Professional Licensing – Administrative Law
Municipal & Government Law

EDUCATION
University of Montana, B.A.
University of Montana, J.D.

ADMISSIONS
Washington State Bar
United States District Court, Western District of Washington

PROFESSIONAL & CIVIC AFFILIATIONS / ACTIVITIES
Washington State Bar Association
King County Bar Association
Former arbitrator, King County Superior Court
Former chair, King County Lawyer Referral Service