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Law Offices of Stephen C. Hansen
Knowledge | Experience | Service
Mr. Hansen represents many franchise owners including McDonald's,
Subway, Taco Del Mar, Stone Cold Creamery and Rapid Refill.  Stephen
advises business clients on a variety of subject areas, including purchase
and sale, I.R.C. Section 1031 Exchanges, lease negotiations, franchise
compliance, subcontractor issues and responding to employee complaints
including sexual harassment and contesting unemployment benefits.  He
also advises in asset protection and estate planning for franchisees and
other small business owners.

Stephen C. Hansen served as a Judge Pro Tempore for Northeast District
Court from 1982 to 1993.  He currently serves as an Arbitrator for King
County Superior Court.

Mr.Hansen successfully argued Eichornn v. Lunn, 63 Wn.App. 73, 816 P.2d 1226 (1991), upholding the
rights of purchasers on a real estate contract to obtain partial deed releases, even if in partial default.
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