Tom Palotas represents lenders, developers, landlords and tenants in commercial and agricultural real estate transactions. His practice specialties include real estate lending and leasing, focusing on title, loan documentation, and commercial leasing. Before joining PCS, he was a member and partner with the Seattle law firm Gordon, Thomas, Honeywell for 13 years.
He attended the University of Washington where he earned a B.A. in Business Administration, cum laude, in 1976, then worked in business and finance at Boeing Computer Services. He earned his law degree at the University of Washington with honors in 1984. He is a member of the Seattle-King County, Washington State, Federal, and American Bar Associations.
Tom was born and raised in Sydney, Australia, has lived in Spain and India, speaks fluent Hungarian and just enough Spanish to confuse people in Tucson where he now lives and telecommutes to his law practice.