Practice Areas

Our practice areas reflect our commitment to helping Washington homeowners and residents who are dealing with difficult financial situations. We offer our three decades of experience as a way to build a strategy towards a brighter future, We want you and your family to live without the threat of financial and emotional turmoil. Sit down with us for a complete assessment of how to make that a reality.

The following overviews provide a brief look at each of our practice areas. For more information regarding any of our service areas, click the title link or call our office at (425) 427-9660.

Real Estate Law

We provide commercial and residential real estate legal services to Washington State. If you are buying or selling a property, it is important to have a knowledgeable real estate attorney by your side. We will protect your interests and help ensure that the future is free of costly litigation. If you are facing real estate purchase or sale conflict, our wealth of experience in Washington State laws give you a formidable partner both in and out of the courtroom. Real estate disputes that we can help with include breach of contract, broker disputes, broker fraud, construction defects and disputes, easement disputes, land use disputes, specific performance, zoning issues and others. Read More…

Foreclosure Defense

If you have received a notification that your mortgage lender is foreclosing or threatening to foreclose on your home, it’s urgent that you act immediately in order to prevent this foreclosure from becoming a reality. Until it does, you have legal options for retaining possession of your home, no matter what your lender tells you. Call our office immediately to speak with an experienced foreclosure defense lawyer. This is especially important in a state such as Washington because non-judicial foreclosure is legal. This means that lenders are not required to go to court in order to finalize a foreclosure. Millions of Washington residents have lost their homes due to the misconduct of deceitful lenders; in many cases homeowners were not even aware that their rights were being violated. We can help. Read More…


If your debt has becomes a seemingly insurmountable problem, don’t despair. You are not alone. Millions of Washingtonians are having difficulty making their mortgage payments and putting food on the table due to overwhelming debt. Fortunately, there is a way out: you can declare bankruptcy with the assistance of a dedicated Washington State bankruptcy attorney. Bankruptcy is no one’s first choice for pursuing debt relief, but it may be the best way for you to get a fresh start on your financial life if your circumstances are sufficiently dire. Under the United States Bankruptcy Code, Americans have the right to file for Chapter 7 or Chapter 13 bankruptcy and wipe the slate clean when it comes to debt. Sit down with us immediately for a clearer understanding of what your options are in dealing with an untenable situation. Read More… 

Call The Law Offices of John A. Long at (425) 427-9660 to speak with a friendly but aggressive real estate law attorney and foreclosure defense lawyer.

The Law Offices of John A. Long