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I hired Elizabeth Hoffman as my family law lawyer in a custody case that should have been pretty easy, but my... more
Seattle  Elizabeth Anne Hoffman

Elizabeth Hoffman

Seattle, WA Divorce & Separation
Avvo rating 9.3
Upon meeting with Brian, I had an immediate sense of relief. He gave a realistic and very honest opinion... more
Seattle  Brian Patrick Edwards

Brian Edwards

Seattle, WA Family
Avvo rating 7.2
I have had the pleasure of working with Andrew on a number of matters. Andrew is a leader in the industry of... more
Seattle  Andrew David Shafer

Andrew Shafer

Seattle, WA Commercial
Avvo rating 7.3
I had received a ticket for following to close. I've beaten tickets myself using Google, but this one the... more
Seattle  Roberto Alexandro Lim Yranela

Roberto Yranela

Seattle, WA Speeding & Traffic Ticket
Avvo rating 9.5
I strongly endorse this Attorney. I worked with Rob as one of six defendants in a complicated commercial real... more
Seattle  Rob J. Crichton

Rob Crichton

Seattle, WA Lawsuits & Disputes
Avvo rating 10.0
I was and am very impressed by Brian's knowledge base in family law. He is very direct, to the point and... more
Seattle  Brian Patrick Edwards

Brian Edwards

Seattle, WA Family
Avvo rating 7.2
Andrew Shafer has done contractual work for me in addition to handling several cases for litigation on... more
Seattle  Andrew David Shafer

Andrew Shafer

Seattle, WA Commercial
Avvo rating 7.3
Jon will guide and inform you as you progress through your legal case. His knowledge is top notch and his... more
Seattle  Jon Scott Fox

Jon Fox

Seattle, WA DUI & DWI
Avvo rating 10.0

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Many cities in the United States have seen a temporary economic boost from the discovery of gold. Seattle, however, capitalized on the discovery of gold in a nearby location. When the 1897 discovery of gold in Alaska sparked the Klondike Gold Rush, Seattle merchants quickly moved to present the city as a center for supplies and transportation.

Seattle’s population doubled in ten years. The transformation from a timber town into a shipping center had begun, and the city soon became the economic heart of the region.