Professional Biography
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Nicholas S. Franzen Associate

  • Bellevue

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    The PSE Building, 10885 N.E. Fourth Street, Suite 700

    Bellevue, WA




As an associate in the firm’s Real Estate and Land Use practice, Nick counsels clients in connection with the acquisition, financing, and disposition of real property. Nick regularly drafts and negotiates leases, purchase and sale agreements, covenants and easements, conducts title review and other due diligence, negotiates title insurance coverage, and manages closings. In addition, Nick has significant experience representing lenders, borrowers and property owners in real estate financing transactions.

Professional Leadership

  • King County Bar Association, Business Law Section, Chair, 2016 - 2017; Vice-Chair, 2015 - 2016

Related Employment

  • Cairncross & Hempelmann, P.S., Seattle, WA, Associate, 2014 - 2018
  • Judicial Extern for the Hon. Judge Ronald B. Leighton, U.S. District Court, Western District of Washington, 2014


Areas of Focus

Bar and Court Admissions

  • Washington


  • Seattle University School of Law, J.D.,
    cum laude
    , 2014,
    Research and Technical Editor, Seattle University Law Review
  • Colgate University, B.A., 2009