Jane Ryan Koler

Jane Ryan Koler

Land Use & Property Law, PLLC
  • Business Law, Environmental Law, Gov & Administrative Law ...
  • Washington
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Biography

For the past 30 years, she has represented businesses and individuals interfacing with the government; she helps businesses and individuals obtain all types of zoning and land use permits, assists individuals facing government compliance and penalty actions and represents individuals with property disputes about easements, boundaries and adverse possession. She also obtains licenses for all types of business enterprises. Ms. Koler frequently challenges arbitrary requirements associated with government compliance and land use permitting. See Guimont v. Clark, 121 Wn.2d 586 (Washington Supreme Court invalidated state law imposing mobile home relocation fee on developer); Berst v. Snohomish County, 114 Wn. App. 245 (Forest Practices Act penalty moritorium invalidated because it violated due process). Ms. Koler is an active member of the Gig Harbor community -- she has served on the Gig Harbor Chamber of Commerce Board as well as its Executive Board. She presently is a Board Member of the Gig Harbor Film Festival, as well as a Member of the Board of Trustees of the Harbor History Museum.

Practice Areas
Business Law
Business Contracts, Business Dissolution, Business Finance, Business Formation, Business Litigation, Franchising, Mergers & Acquisitions, Partnership & Shareholder Disputes
Environmental Law
Gov & Administrative Law
Administrative Law, Election Law, Government Contracts, Government Finance, Legislative & Government Affairs
Municipal Law
Real Estate Law
Commercial Real Estate, Condominiums, Easements, Eminent Domain, Homeowners Association, Land Use & Zoning, Mortgages, Neighbor Disputes, Residential Real Estate, Water Law
Agricultural Law
Appeals & Appellate
Civil Appeals, Federal Appeals
Arbitration & Mediation
Business - Arbitration/Mediation, Consumer - Arbitration/Mediation, Family - Arbitration/Mediation
Additional Practice Areas
  • Land Use and Permits
  • Shoreline
  • Land and Property Development
Fees
  • Credit Cards Accepted
    Visa, MasterCard and American Express accepted.
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Washington
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9th Circuit
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U.S. Supreme Court
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Languages
  • English: Spoken, Written
Professional Experience
Board Member
Gig Harbor Film Festival
- Current
Member
Gig Harbor Mid-Day Rotary
- Current
Past Board Member and Executive Board Member
Gig Harbor Chamber of Commerce
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Education
Seattle University School of Law
J.D. (1982) | Law
Honors: Cum Laude
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University of Washington School of Law
M.A. (1976) | Art History
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Whitman College
B.A. (1970) | English
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Professional Associations
Washington State Bar  # 13541
Member
- Current
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Certifications
Mediation Certification
Univeristy of Washington School of Law
Websites & Blogs
Website
Land Use & Property Law
Contact & Map
The Woods Business Park
6659 Kimball Drive
Suite B-201
Gig Harbor, WA 98335
Telephone: (253) 853-1806
Monday: 9 AM - 5 PM
Tuesday: 9 AM - 5 PM
Wednesday: 9 AM - 5 PM
Thursday: 9 AM - 5 PM (Today)
Friday: 9 AM - 5 PM
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed