Practice Areas

We provide strategic advice and transactional and litigation representation aimed at furthering client objectives. We know that executives and individuals do not want a dissertation of the law on a particular matter – they want to know the options consistent with their objectives, and concise explanations of the advantages, disadvantages, and risks associated with each option so they can make educated decisions.

  • Appellate Representation

    Representing clients in matters originating from lower court rulings, trial decisions, and administrative agency hearings and action. Read more >

  • Business Law

    Providing strategic legal advice to clients consistent with their business objectives, representing clients in transactions and agreements, and, through our litigation practice, serving as legal counsel in litigation. Read more >

  • Campaign Finance and Elections

    Representing national and regional clients on campaign matters, primarily concerning compliance with disclosure obligations and government regulation of political speech and First Amendment rights. Read more >

  • Construction and Procurement

    Representing contractors, subcontractors, suppliers, public and private owners, architects, engineers, and sureties. Read more >

  • Criminal Law

    Representing clients throughout the Puget Sound area charged with all types of state and federal crimes. Read more >

  • Employment

    Providing advice and counsel to businesses and organizations concerning hiring, retention, and termination matters, employment policies and procedures, and compliance with federal and state employment laws (such as laws governing wages and hours, non-discrimination and medical leave). Read more >

  • Estate Planning & Probate

    Serving Washington clients with experienced estate planning guidance concerning asset preservation and distribution, tax minimization, and healthcare and related needs in the event of incapacity. Read more >

  • Family Law

    Representing clients in divorce, child support and parenting time arrangements, property distribution matters, post-dissolution issues, pre-marital agreements, and related matters. Read more >

  • Healthcare Law

    Devoted to serving the legal needs of healthcare clients concerning regulatory matters, corporate governance and operational matters, transactions, and litigation. Read more >

  • Litigation

    Representing businesses, individuals, and organizations in a wide variety of litigation matters. Read more >

  • Real Estate

    Representing national, regional, and local developers; construction companies; commercial and residential real estate lessors and lessees; homeowners’ associations; architecture firms; and individuals. Read more >

  • School Districts

    Serving the full range of legal needs for our school district clients, including employment, real estate, regulatory, first amendment, discipline, construction, and contract matters. Read more >

  • Tax

    Advising businesses, organizations, and individuals concerning business transactions, partnership taxation, federal and state income tax matters, and estate planning and inheritance taxation. Read more >