Scott S. Yasui,





Scott has practiced in Hawaii and Washington and joined Riddell Williams in 2000. Scott is a member of the Real Estate and Land Use practice group and his practice covers a broad range of commercial real estate matters, including corporate counseling, acquisition and financing, leasing, development, zoning and design and construction issues. Scott has experience working with clients involved in various industries, particularly senior housing, hospitality, technology, restaurants, industrial and manufacturing, retail and apartment development.

Representative Matters

Representation of a public company in acquisitions, development and financing of senior housing facilities, including REIT lease transactions

Representation of borrowers in securitized and bank financing transactions

Representation of a public company in leasing computer server facilities

Representation of client in connection with land acquisitions, development and financing of commercial parking facilities

Representation of various clients in negotiating leases and related tenant improvement construction contracts for commercial property, including industrial, warehouse, office, retail and restaurant properties

Representation of a client diversifying its property holdings through the sale of various motel properties and the acquisition of stabilized single-tenant commercial properties

Representation of client in the acquisition and financing of a championship golf course

Representation of a petroleum distribution company in the acquisition of fee simple and leasehold fueling sites and related client accounts and the sale of fueling sites

Representation of client in the acquisition and financing of a hotel as part of a work-out with the primary lender on the property

Representation of a public hotel company in refinancing various hotel properties throughout the western United States

Representation of clients in financing various types of commercial real property through conduit and commercial bank financing

Leadership Tomorrow, Class of 2004


The Service Board, Board of Directors (2006 – 2010)


Seattle Chinatown/International District Preservation And Development Authority, Council Member (2010 – present)


Northwest Seattle Little League, Coach (2010 – present)

Scott received his J.D. from the University of Washington School of Law in 1990 and his B.A. from the University of Hawaii in 1987.