What is Appraiser Law?

I am attorney Peter Christensen.
My law practice is focused on serving the real estate valuation community.
This website contains resources I have created for individual appraisers.
The Christensen Law Firm's primary site is at www.valuationlegal.com.

Appraiser Liability 101 Online CE Class

If you're licensed in CA, WA, OR or HI, please consider taking my 4-hour online CE class to reduce your liability risk. If you're licensed in a different state, the class is available in other states through the great people at Appraiser eLearning.

Appraiser Liability Book

My book Risk Management for Real Estate Appraisers and Appraisal Firms is published by the Appraisal Institute. Read more about here.

Appraiser Engagement Agreements

You'll find my free appraisal service engagement agreements here. Accessing them just requires registration.

Contact Me

Peter Christensen

Peter Christensen


California Bar No. 168619
Washington Bar No. 55884


Christensen Law Firm
P.O. Box 5768
Santa Barbara, CA 93150