Administrative Law

Licensing and defense of licenses including representing clients before agencies like the Securities and  Exchange Commission and state regulatory agencies.


Filing bankruptcy and bankruptcy litigation.

Business Law

The lawyers and staff at Tollefsen Law have a wide variety of business and legal experience. We are often able to find creative solutions to business legal problems.

Capital Raising

Entity Formation




Business Litigation and Arbitration

We have many years experience with complex litigation in federal courts, state courts and with administrative agencies. From intellectual property litigation to financial fraud, we can provide the commercial litigation services needed.



FCA (Qui Tam)

Intellectual Property


Financial Fraud


Business Torts

A full range of business torts including Deceit, Fraud, Breach of Fiduciary Duty, Tortious Interference, Negligence, Negligent Misrepresentation, and Nuisance.


Those who are starting a new business need our experience and expertise.

Expert Testimony

Our attorneys are available to testify as experts on subjects related to our practice areas.

Financial Fraud

With many years’ experience in investigation and litigation, one of our most important practice areas is representing investors and those who are attempting to remedy financial fraud. A Certified Fraud Examiner is on staff.

Internal Investigations

It makes sense to hire a certified fraud investigator who is a lawyer to conduct the internal investigation.


Our lawyers are available to serve as mediators through our sister organization, the International Mediation Center.

Non-profit Law

We assist with formation, compliance, and governance issues. State and Federal filings for tax-exempt status.

Real Estate

Commercial real estate transactions and litigation.

Trusts and Estates

Trusts, estate planning and maintenance

International Law

Arbitration, EB-5 financing, real estate and business transactions, litigation.

Virtual In-House Counsel

A Tollefsen Lawyer can serve as your part-time in-house counsel for your firm at reduced prices.

False Claims Act Whistleblower

The False Claims Act provides that ¨Any employee who is discharged; or demoted; or suspended; or threatened; or harassed; or in any manner discriminated against is entitled to bring an action for reinstatement with same seniority; 2 times back pay with interest;...

Unjust Enrichment

Unjust Enrichment – Washington State Law The terms “restitution” and “unjust enrichment” are the modern designations for the older “quasi contracts” terminology.1 27 WAPRAC § 5.51 The Washington court has adopted the unjust enrichment terminology, but continues...

Civil Litigation Theories

Litigation Theories of Recovery Remedies for Breach of Contract Account Stated Washington law Unjust Enrichment Washington law Remedies for Misrepresentation Four Theories of Recovery for Misrepresentation Breach of express or implied warranty Restatement Fraud...

Other States and International Legal Resources

International Resources – Web Links The business law and litigation services we provide are limited in scope and geographic area. The links below are to firms with whom we do not compete but which appear to have useful or unique services that may be of benefit...