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Katherine is an outstanding attorney. She is an absolute professional, along with being very insightful and intuitive.... more
Seattle  Katherine Ann Kent

Katherine Kent

Seattle, WA Divorce / Separation
Avvo rating 8.1
After I was hit by a car while riding my bicycle I took the time to interview several lawyers. In the interim we... more
Seattle  Jeffrey Lawrence Herman

Jeffrey Herman

Seattle, WA Personal Injury
Avvo rating 8.6
Matt was an excellent ally during my nearly year-long court issue. He immediately responded to my call on a weekend... more
Seattle  Matthew A Leyba

Matthew Leyba

Seattle, WA DUI / DWI
Avvo rating 10.0
Misrepresented my case, not prepared, did not meet court deadlines, did not care, no week end work done, not available... more
Seattle  Amir John Showrai

Amir Showrai

Seattle, WA Family
Avvo rating 8.6
Alex was fantastic. Great communication - and even better results. Will be the first person I contact if I get... more
Seattle  Alexander Phillip Jensen

Alexander Jensen

Seattle, WA Speeding / Traffic Ticket
Avvo rating 7.9
I'm very happy with how my case was handled. She listened to everything, took the time to explain the case and the... more
Seattle  Sheryl Pewitt

Sheryl Pewitt

Seattle, WA Criminal Defense
Avvo rating 9.1
I had recently retained Ms. Coolbaugh to update my will, which had fallen somewhat out of date. In a very expeditious... more
Seattle  Johanna M Coolbaugh

Johanna Coolbaugh

Seattle, WA Litigation
Avvo rating 10.0
Ms Funchess is amazingly unprofessional. On our first appointment she was wearing flip flops and instead of meeting in... more
Seattle  Amy J. Funchess

Amy Funchess

Seattle, WA Debt Collection
Avvo rating 7.0


practicing lawyers in Seattle

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.