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Betsy brings an astute thoughtful approach to her work. She knows the law, set realistic expectations up... more
Seattle  Betsy Ann Crumb

Betsy Crumb

Seattle, WA Family
Avvo rating 6.4
Worst ever commissioner for the court system ..re victimizes and dehumanizes women in DV situations during... more
Seattle  Lisa Anne DuFour

Lisa DuFour

Seattle, WA Divorce / Separation
Avvo rating 10.0
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Seattle  Jon Scott Fox

Jon Fox

Seattle, WA DUI / DWI
Avvo rating 10.0
I had a case where each of the witnesses against me gave at least 3 prior inconsistent statements; the... more
Seattle  Kevin Patrick Donnelly

Kevin Donnelly

Seattle, WA Criminal Defense
Avvo rating 8.1
Norma's work was excellent, very responsive and kept me well informed every step of the way. I knew what to... more
Seattle  Norma Linda Urena

Norma Urena

Seattle, WA Family
Avvo rating 10.0
Sharon worked with me to put together my will and associated documents. She was diligent, kind and... more
Seattle  Sharon Conaway Rutberg

Sharon Rutberg

Seattle, WA Estate Planning
Avvo rating 7.4
I have used Dan for the fourth time. I cannot be grateful enough for the outstanding results I have gotten... more
Seattle  Dan J. Samas

Dan Samas

Seattle, WA Speeding / Traffic Ticket
Avvo rating 9.6
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Seattle  Jason Henry Schauer

Jason Schauer

Seattle, WA Personal Injury
Avvo rating 8.6

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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.

Seattleā€™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.