Pierce County, Washington Lawyers
Jacey Liu, Senior Associate at Callahan Law, P.S., Inc. has been with the firm since 2011. A graduate of Willamette University College of Law where she was presented with the Distinguished Legal Writing Award for her contribution to the International Human Rights Clinic. As an advocate for the accused, Jacey is one of a small group of attorney's factory trained and certified by the National Patent Analytical Systems on the BAC Datamaster Breath Testing device to help bring legal challenges to breath testing results across Washington State. She is also a graduate of the prestigious Spence's Trial Lawyer...
Angela Horwath is the owner of a 3 attorney firm that represents clients charged with crimes. She has successfully represented 1000s of clients in Washington and has a 10/10 rating on avvo. She is well liked by her clients and nearly 50 clients have provided online reviews of Ms. Horwath.
(253) 620-0033 505 Summit Lake Shore Rd
Olympia, WA 98502
Olympia, WA 98502
At Callahan Law, we are inspired to give our clients the peace of mind and confidence that only experience, skill and knowledge can provide. We are dedicated to extraordinary service and to aggressive, innovative advocacy, seeking the winning strategies necessary for every client's case.
For the past 30 years, she has represented businesses and individuals interfacing with the government; she helps businesses and individuals obtain all types of zoning and land use permits, assists individuals facing government compliance and penalty actions and represents individuals with property disputes about easements, boundaries and adverse possession. She also obtains licenses for all types of business enterprises. Ms. Koler frequently challenges arbitrary requirements associated with government compliance and land use permitting. See Guimont v. Clark, 121 Wn.2d 586 (Washington Supreme Court invalidated state law imposing mobile home relocation fee on developer); Berst v. Snohomish...
A brief bit about me... I am the first person in my family to attend college and went into the Army right out of high school to see the world and figure out some way to pay for college. I was an intelligence analyst and viewed as one of the best in the world at my particular are of specialty. At age 22, I was delivering presentations in the Pentagon regarding the intelligence planning for major military exercises. I left the military to attend college. I did my undergrad at Seattle University where I majored in Finance. As I contemplated which path...
I know divorce and family law inside-and-out. For the past decade, I've obtained outstanding results over-and-over again for hundreds of clients all over Pierce, King, and Snohomish County. Divorce and family law is all I do. I do it at the highest level. And I do it a value most others cannot.
Welcome. My goal is to listen to clients and deliver effective and cost efficient high quality legal services, focusing on maximizing results either through negotiation or litigation, whichever is appropriate for the circumstance. Many cases can be resolved amicably through settlement. This office offers a free initial telephone with a lawyer to discuss your legal issue: (253) 272-1434. With over 20 years of experience in Tacoma in Pierce County, Washington, I represent clients in many other cities and states who are civilians, military servicemembers, and veterans. Because there is often so much...
Greg McLawsen is a Washington State attorney practicing only immigration law. His practice uses technology and creativity to serve clients effectively and efficiently. Greg serves in the leadership of the American Immigration Lawyers Association, and in the Washington State Bar Association where he leads the 900-member small practice section. Greg publishes nationally on a range of immigration law issues and is a regular presenter at lawyer education seminars.
James B. Feldman is an experienced trial and criminal defense attorney in Pierce, King, Kitsap and Thurston counties Tacoma and other areas of Western Washington. He is a graduate of the College of the University of Chicago and the University of Puget Sound School of Law. For twenty-eight years, he has been fighting to protect the rights of people accused of crimes both misdemeanors and felonies including DUI, domestic violence, property crimes, fraud and murder. He is a member in good standing of the Washington State Bar Association, The Federal Bar of the Western District of Washington, the...
I was born and raised in the Northwest. After graduating from the University of Washington with honors, I attended Gonzaga University School of Law where I was awarded a Thomas More Scholarship. As a Thomas More Scholar, I dedicated myself to helping others both in the local and international communities. My international work included a visit to Rome where I provided services for the homeless and co-leading a mission in Honduras where our group of students provided much needed repairs at local village schools, and distributed needed school supplies which our group had purchased through fundraising....
"I practice comprehensive, personalized service. My personal injury clients deserve nothing less. During more than 35 years of legal practice in Washington, I have always respected my clients’ best interests and taken the time to listen to all of their concerns. I take the time to gain full understanding of every part of life that my clients’ personal injury cases have affected to this day. I thoroughly investigate all claims with a collaborative team of experts, and I keep my clients informed throughout the process. My law firm, Terry E. Lumsden Attorney at Law, in Tacoma, handles all...
(253) 573-1644 3517 6th Ave
Tacoma, WA 98406
Tacoma, WA 98406
Cristine Beckwith is a compassionate defender that will give you an honest assessment of your case. She can often times find evidence that works in her client's favor, resulting in a case dismissal or significantly reduced charges. Cristine is rated 10/10 by the Avvo lawyer rating service. She offers a reasonable flat fee pricing structure as well as a free consultation.
Marc is widely considered one of Washington state’s most accomplished divorce and family law attorneys. In practice since 1975, he focuses his practice on divorce cases involving complex financial and/or business interests. He’s also known for treating his clients with respect and compassion. In addition to litigation, he’s an experienced mediator, arbitrator and trained in Collaborative Law, offering alternative approaches to resolving divorce cases.
Chris Van Vechten moved to Tacoma from Portland in 2004 to attend the University of Puget Sound. He studied history, volunteered in the community, worked as a legislative staff member for a state representative and later a state senator, and even personally ran for school board before enrolling in Seattle University School of Law. Prior to launching the Law Office of Chris Van Vechten, Chris worked as a Rule 9 prosecuting attorney with the Thurston County Prosecutor’s Office and later with the Lakewood City Attorney’s Office. In addition, he interned with the Pierce County Prosecutor’s Civil Division...
Kenneth Gorton is a litigation attorney in Washington. He has dedicated his career to advocating for injured and disabled people. He has recovered tens of millions of dollars in verdicts and settlements, and represented hundreds of clients in personal injury, consumer protection, and other types of cases. Mr. Gorton received the highest possible rating by AVVO, one of the best-known ranking services for lawyers, which rates him as 10 out of 10 (superb). He is also a member of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum, which only admits trial attorneys who have demonstrated “superior results in...
I attended San Francisco State University and was Chair of the La Raza Student Organization. While at SFSU, I worked with migrant farm workers, their children, and other immigrant populations throughout California. In 1999, I graduated with a BA in La Raza Studies. While attending Stetson University College of Law, I participated in multiple mission trips in the Dominican Republic and volunteered for two years at a Legal Clinic providing immigration assistance. After graduating from law school in 2005, I served migrant farmworkers through Florida Rural Legal Services, ran a BIA accredited...
I am the founder of McKinley Irvin, a premier divorce and family law firm with Washington State and Oregon offices in Seattle, Bellevue, Tacoma, Vancouver, and Portland. For over 22 years our firm has successfully served clients in all types of divorce and family law matters, including highly contested matters, complex financial/property cases, Hague Convention and international cases, LGBT family law, military divorce and family law, 55+ divorce, and Cooperative and Collaborative divorce. We also handle relocation cases, child support and custody matters, grandparent rights, and other matters in which family and the law intersect. McKinley Irvin attorneys are among...
(503) 395-0244 1000 SW Broadway
Portland, OR 97205
Portland, OR 97205
(360) 830-6961 1111 Main Street
Vancouver, WA 98660
Vancouver, WA 98660
(206) 397-0399 1501 Fourth Avenue
Seattle, WA 98101
Seattle, WA 98101
(425) 329-3861 601 108th Avenue NE
Bellevue, CA 98004
Bellevue, CA 98004
An experienced attorney is a must-have asset. I've been an Air Force Fighter Pilot and Officer, and I've worked in business for many years: local companies breaking ground in the first days of the internet, start-ups that grew to international success, and my own companies, including consulting with the Fortune 100. From my experience, I give my clients a loyal counsellor and great friend, and real perspective and common sense in dealing with legal matters.
Thaddeus D. Sikes practices workers compensation law, fighting for the rights of injured workers trapped in an L&I bureaucracy captured by employers who exert inappropriate influence through their multiple agents and representatives, adjusters, third party administrators, retro groups, and defense attorneys. The balance of power has shifted to employers, to the overwhelming detriment of workers. Mr. Sikes has dedicated his education, training and life's work to resetting the balance. Mr. Sikes received his law degree from Seattle University School of Law, and subsequently obtained his license to practice in the State of Washington in 2003. He exclusively represents injured...
Michael T. Smith advises individuals and companies of all types and sizes regarding the proper formation and structure of a business entity (corporation, limited liability company, etc.), their general business and corporate matters, issues related to the purchase or sale or lease of real property and transactions to purchase or sell their business. Michael also focuses his practice on assisting people prepare their estate plan, including wills, trusts, community property agreements, durable powers of attorney, health care directives, and helping families navigate and administer a loved one's estate in probate proceedings. Michael can also assist with guardianship proceedings for loved ones...
I have been a local resident of Pierce County for over 40 years and have strong ties with the local community. I am the proud father of two daughters and maintain active ties with my local church and community. Upon graduation from Seattle University in 1993, I decided to become a trial attorney. At the age of 25 years, I graduated from Gonzaga University School of Law and have been a successful trial attorney ever since. My experiences include being a former prosecutor with King County and the City of Auburn. I have successfully...
Laura Carlsen is an associate attorney with McKinley Irvin and practices at the firm’s Puyallup and Tacoma offices. She is experienced in a wide range of family law issues, including divorce, custody, military family law, relocations, and more. Laura is a distinguished lawyer with recognition from a number of organizations, including Top 50: 2014 Women Washington Super Lawyers® and Washington Super Lawyers® 2013-2014. Laura’s goal is to balance compassion, empathy, and objectivity to achieve her client’s goals.
(253) 271-4605 1011 East Main
Puyallup, WA 98372
Puyallup, WA 98372