Attorney Les Reardanz is joining the Bellingham law firm of Chmelik Sitkin & Davis P.S. as a Principal. Les is a well-known municipal lawyer, having worked at Lane Powell, P.C. in Seattle, the legal department of the City of Bellingham, and, over the past nine years, he’s worked as the Deputy Director and then Executive Director of the Port of Everett. Les also serves as a U.S. Navy Reserve JAG officer and was recently promoted to Rear Admiral in the U.S. Navy Reserve.
Les will join the firm’s port district and municipal law practice groups, where he will focus on working with the firm’s port district clients throughout the state.
Principal Jon Sitkin said, “Several of our firm members have been personal friends with Les for a number of years. He’s a very well-respected lawyer and a great leader. He will focus on our growing public port district practice. We just completed an expansion of our offices to accommodate growth. Les will be a great asset to our firm as we continue to manage that growth.”
“I’m looking forward to joining Chmelik Sitkin & Davis’ outstanding and respected team, and I’m very excited for this next chapter in my career,” Les said.
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