Andrew Solomon


Stoel Rives LLP
760 SW Ninth Avenue
Suite 3000
Portland, OR 97205

Tel: 503.294.9203


Andrew Solomon is a partner in Stoel Rives’ Real Estate group who represents owners and investors in the purchase, sale, and leasing of retail, office, and industrial property as well as in related financial transactions.

He has over 20 years of experience representing clients in the real estate development community and acts as the “go-to” counsel for one of the premiere industrial developers in the Pacific Northwest. In the commercial leasing arena, Andrew represents a number of owners of Class A office buildings.

He has negotiated numerous lease agreements for corporate headquarters, as well as for warehouse and distribution facilities, and has represented regional and outlet mall owners on retail leasing matters throughout the country. Andrew also has experience resolving troubled assets for lenders, including negotiating loan modifications and the management and disposition of REO assets.

Before joining Stoel Rives, Andrew was a partner in Perkins Coie’s real estate and land use practice group.

  • Lewis & Clark Law School, J.D., 2001, summa cum laude; Associate Editor, Environmental Law; Cornelius Honor Society
  • University of Wisconsin, M.S., Land Resources, 1994
  • Bowdoin College, B.A., History & Environmental Studies, 1990, cum laude
Honors & Activities
  • Selected as one of “America’s Leading Lawyers for Business” (Portland) by Chambers USA 2009–2022
  • Included in The Best Lawyers in America® 2013–2023
Insights & Presentations
  • Co-author, “Some Commercial Property Owners Can Go Green With ‘Propertyfit’, December 6, 2022
  • Presenter, “What Recent Code Changes Mean for Your New Development or Existing Building,” The New Normal: Preparing for Portland’s New Development Trends, October 24, 2018
  • Author of Oregon Chapter in State-by-State Guide to Commercial Real Estate Leases, 2018 Edition

Stoel Rives is home to one of the largest real estate and construction legal practices on the West Coast, with more than 60 attorneys across 10 offices focused on supporting the real estate and construction industry. Our attorneys provide strategic and practical legal advice related to the development, financing and management of all types of real estate assets, including commercial, office, industrial, residential, mixed-use, healthcare, and hospitality projects.

We work as a team to share our expertise with clients from a project’s concept to completion — a “soup to nuts” approach. From negotiating purchase and sale agreements or design-build contracts, to arranging financing, drafting leases, structuring joint ventures, managing risks associated with construction defects, and performing due diligence, we have experience advising clients on all aspects of their real estate and construction activities. The depth of our knowledge allows us to assist clients in all areas of the real estate world, whether they are developers, lenders, investors, contractors, landlords, or tenants.

Stoel Rives is a leading U.S. corporate and litigation law firm providing services to sophisticated business clients at every stage of their evolution.

With 350 attorneys in seven states and Washington, D.C., Stoel Rives is a nationally recognized leader in the energy and natural resources industries. From deals and disputes to compliance and counseling, clients turn to Stoel Rives for their most complex business challenges.

Stoel Rives is a member of TerraLex® an international network of 155 leading Independent law firms serving the business needs of clients around the globe. This membership gives our clients access to local counsel in 100 foreign countries and 44 U.S. states. More than 20 practice specialties are represented In the network, including banking, corporate, environmental, insurance, intellectual property, labor & employment, real estate, tax, and transport & logistics.