Limited Practice Board

The Limited Practice Board oversees administration of, and compliance with, the Limited Practice Rule (APR 12) authorizing certain lay persons to select, prepare, and complete legal documents pertaining to the closing of real-estate and personal property transactions. The Board is responsible for the certification and regulation of limited practice officers (LPOs). See also Resources for LPOs.

Board Members

Kevin Plachy, Chair (WSBA Member)

WSBA Representatives: Lana M. FloydDavid J. Grant, Jay A. Goldstein

At-large Representative: Mike Melville

Real Estate Representative: John M. Deely

Lending Representative: Robert W. Golden

Escrow Representative: Dee McComb

Title Representative: Kim V. Miller


Notice: During 2015 we will be recruiting applicants for Board positions with terms ending December 31, 2015. The positions will be for the Real Estate, Lending, and Escrow representatives and one WSBA representative. Application information will be posted here when available.


Contact Us

WSBA Staff Liaison: Talia Clever 

WSBA Board of Governors Liaison: 
Jill Karmy