Murray Brackett, Principal, has been with Allen Brackett Shedd (formerly known as Bruce C. Allen & Associates, Inc.) since 1985. His broad appraisal experience includes all types of commercial and industrial real estate valuation, specializing in such diverse properties as airports and airport related facilities, parklands, subdivisions, conservation easements, sensitive area properties, predevelopment lands, as well as more typical commercial and industrial-improved properties. Mr. Brackett has prepared numerous appraisals for use in litigation including eminent domain dispute resolution, condemnation, and inverse condemnations. He has also prepared UASFLA-compliant Appraisals for a variety of agencies on a range of property types.

Professional associations include membership in the Appraisal Institute and associate memberships in the International Right-of-Way Association and the Washington Airport Managers Association. Mr. Brackett’s professional leadership includes having served as the 2003 President of the Seattle Chapter of the Appraisal Institute. He received the Appraisal Institute's MAI designation in 1997 and holds a Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration with an emphasis in real estate from Western Washington University.

He is qualified as an expert witness in King, Kitsap, and Pierce County Superior Courts, US District Court, and Federal Bankruptcy Court. Geographic experience includes assignments in Washington, California, Oregon, Idaho, Nebraska, Iowa, Kansas, South Dakota, Alaska, and British Columbia.



Telephone: (425) 450-4040, Ext. 600
Email Address: mbrackett@valbridge.com