Professional Biography
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Craig S. Gilbert Partner

  • Bellevue

    D +1.425.635.1415

    F +1.425.635.2415


    10885 N.E. Fourth Street, Suite 700

    Bellevue, WA 98004-5579




Craig Gilbert counsels clients in a broad range of business transactions, including business formations, joint ventures, mergers and acquisitions, and private equity and debt financings.

Craig also counsels clients in real estate and property development transactions, as well as retail and commercial leasing transactions. He does commercial leasing for clients, including retail, office, industrial and ground leasing, financing, and construction and design.

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Ranked by Chambers USA Four Years in a Row

Professional Recognition

  • Ranked by Chambers USA, as “America’s Leading Real Estate Lawyers," 2018 - 2021
  • Listed in Washington Law & Politics, “Washington’s Super Lawyers,”  2010 - 2021
  • Selected for “Rising Stars of Washington Law,” Washington Law & Politics, 2001
  • Listed in The Best Lawyers in America 2009 - 2022: Real Estate Law
  • Peer Review Rated AV in Martindale-Hubbell
    (AV®, BV® and CV® are registered certification marks of Reed Elsevier Properties Inc. used in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies.)

Professional Leadership

  • Washington State Bar Association, Real Property Section
  • International Council of Shopping Centers, Member
  • American Bar Association, Real Property, Probate and Trust Section

Community Involvement

  • Bellevue Boys and Girls Club, Advisory Board Member
  • Advance Bellevue Leadership Program, Alumni
  • Eastside Neighborhood Legal Clinic, Volunteer Attorney

Related Employment

  • Bogle & Gates P.L.L.C., Bellevue, WA, Partner, 1995 - 1999
  • LeSourd & Patten, P.S., Seattle, WA, Associate, 1990 - 1995