John Stocks

John Stocks

Divorce / Separation Lawyer

Auburn, WA





No Misconduct


Mandarin , French

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56 questions answered.

About Me

I have obtained several rewarding and high settlements for clients in divorces, personal injury, civil rights and police misconduct cases. I obtained the highest jury verdict in Spokane County ($3 million) against a Sheriff's office for misconduct against my clients. I am a well-rounded trial attorney who has litigated a wide range of cases, including taking cases through mediation, arbitration,...

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Practice Areas

Payments & Fees

Payment Types

Cash, Check, Credit Card


Contingent (30%-40%), Free Consultation (30 minutes), Hourly ($250-$300/hour)

Client Reviews

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Divorce/Separation & Custody

Posted by: a Divorce client about 1 month ago.

I hired John to do a divorce and custody case. He was fine at first but his court presence and failure to submit my financials cost me dearly in...

Hard-working and Knowledgeable!

Posted by: Linda 3 months ago.

John Stocks is an extremely hard-working and knowledgeable attorney. Many times throughout my case he extended himself beyond his normal working...
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Showing 2 of 16 peer endorsements

Alexis Renee Singletary
Alexis Singletary

Auburn, WA

3 months ago

Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

John is professional and knowledgeable. I am confident that the clients I refer to him will receive good, competent representation and strong advocacy.
Kathryn B Abele
Kathryn Abele

Mill Creek, WA

3 months ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

John is a fantastic attorney and a good man. Any client would be well-served to have John help them with their family law issues.
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1991 License Status: Active for the state of Washington.
Last updated by Avvo: 04/16/2014
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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2007 – present

Auburn Elks


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1991 Juris Doctor in Law

Seattle University School of Law


Showing 1 of 31 awards

2011 Best Attorney - finalist (top 2)

Auburn Voters - Auburn Reporter


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2007 Member

Tacoma Pierce County Bar Association

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Showing 2 of 7 publications

2006 Family Law Questions and Answers

Auburn Reporter

2006 Family Law

King County Journal

Speaking Engagements

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2008 Re-swearing after 40 years

at Van Siclen, 40 years

2008 Judging Mock Trial

at Mock Trial

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