Attorneys Tom Loeser (left), Steve Berman and Tyler Weaver in the Seattle office of Hagens Berman.  They sued on behalf of homeowners they said were charged illegal fees in real-estate transactions. Their lawsuits uncovered practices that are now the focus of criminal charges against Troy Kelley concerning Kelley’s business practices before becoming Washington State Auditor.
Attorneys Tom Loeser (left), Steve Berman and Tyler Weaver in the Seattle office of Hagens Berman. They sued on behalf of homeowners they said were charged illegal fees in real-estate transactions. Their lawsuits uncovered practices that are now the focus of criminal charges against Troy Kelley concerning Kelley’s business practices before becoming Washington State Auditor. Peter Haley Staff photographer
Attorneys Tom Loeser (left), Steve Berman and Tyler Weaver in the Seattle office of Hagens Berman. They sued on behalf of homeowners they said were charged illegal fees in real-estate transactions. Their lawsuits uncovered practices that are now the focus of criminal charges against Troy Kelley concerning Kelley’s business practices before becoming Washington State Auditor. Peter Haley Staff photographer

Sharp eye on mortgage fees was start of Troy Kelley’s undoing

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