• Employers Beware: New Non-Compete Statute Takes Effect January 1, 2020

    Washington recently joined other states by restricting the use of non-competition agreements for employees and independent contractors. The new law, Chapter 49.62 RCW, takes effect on January 1, 2020 and affects both new non-competition agreements and existing agreements.

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  • Law Firms Livengood Alskog and Peterson Russell Kelly to Join Forces

    We are excited to announce that we will be joining joining with Peterson Russell Kelley PLLC effective January 1, 2020. Our combined firm will be known as Peterson Russell Livengood PPLC, and the firm’s attorneys will continue to serve clients from Peterson Russell Kelly’s current Bellevue office and an office in Kirkland. We invite you to read the press release for our combination.

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  • Firm Member John J. White Selected for Inclusion in Washington Super Lawyers® for Tax Law

    We are pleased to announce that firm member John White has again been selected for inclusion in Washington Super Lawyers® for tax law for 2019. This year marks the 14th year that John has been selected for this prestigious honor.

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  • Washington Supreme Court Rules that Obesity Is a Disability Under Washington’s Law Against Discrimination

    Washington’s Supreme Court decided on July 11 that obesity is a “disability” under the state discrimination law and that employers who refuse to hire an obese job applicant (who is otherwise able to perform the job) are liable under the statute. Learn more about the effect of this statute.

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  • The Beauty of a Kenmore Rebuild – The de Havilland Beaver

    Through Kenmore Air’s meticulous restoration programs, the de Havilland Beaver continues to be the “Go-To” utilitarian plane of choice more than 50 years after the last plane was produced.

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  • Attorney Phil Carter’s Commitment to Community Service
    Lives On

    Former Livengood Alskog Partner Phil Carter’s legacy of community service and commitment to supporting EvergreenHealth and its foundation lives on, as Phil and the Carter Family were honored to receive the annual Spirit of Giving award at the recent EvergreeHealth Foundation Gala.

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  • Supporting the Greater Kirkland Chamber of Commerce – Cirque du Centennial Ball

    The Greater Kirkland Chamber of Commerce celebrated their 100th anniversary March 30, 2019 at the Redmond Towne Center Marriott. Read about the record-breaking event.

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  • Firm Client Flatstick Pub Announces Expansion to Tacoma and Licensing Arrangement to Expand into California

    Livengood Alskog client Flatstick Pub has developed a unique entertainment concept – a pub that combines craft beer, arcade gaming, miniature golf, and other games.  With the growth in popularity of the pub, Flatstick announces the expansion of their pub concept into the Tacoma market.  The Tacoma pub will be located at 600 West Main St., near the Nike and Apple stores, and will feature 30 local beers and ciders. 

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  • Kevin Hansen Featured on Cover of Kirkland Living

    Firm Member Kevin Hansen was recently featured on the cover of Kirkland Living, a magazine devoted to homeowners in the Market, Norkirk, Moss Bay, and Lakeview neighborhoods.

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  • Kevin Hansen & Rebecca Penn – Committed to Kirkland

    Firm Member Kevin Hansen was recently name as President of the Kirkland Chamber of Commerce, and associate attorney Rebecca Penn was named as a Member of the Board of Kirkland Downtown Association. Read about how these attorneys will be serving in these capacities.

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