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Ted Christopher Barr

Ted Christopher Barr

also known as Ted C Barr, Ted Barr

Practice areas:

DUI & DWI, Criminal Defense

About Me

If you have been arrested for a DUI offense, it is important you consult with legal counsel sooner rather than later. Ted offers a free 2 hour initial consultation and often accommodates clients' work schedules and need for payment plans.

Legal representation during this difficult time is important and Ted C. Barr & Associates are here to protect your interests.We represent DUI and BUI (Boating Under the Influence) clients only in King, Snohomish and Pierce counties.


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Ted Barr is the "Seattle DUI Attorney" — one of the Seattle area's most
experienced and effective DUI defense attorneys. Guest Host of KIRO
Legal Line and past president of the East King County Bar Association,
Ted brings more than 25 years of experience to bear on behalf of his
clients.

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1983

  1. DUI & DWI: 90%
    33 years, 3 thousand cases
  2. Criminal Defense: 10%
    33 years, 500 cases

Payment

Fees:

Free Consultation (120 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

9 total 

  • Michael S. Waddington

    I endorse Ted. He is a highly skilled attorney that is well respected in the legal community.

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    Michael Waddington Military Law Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Mark C Blair

    One of the best DUI attorneys practicing today.

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    Mark Blair DUI & DWI Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

800 Bellevue Way Ne Ste 400
Bellevue, WA, 98004-4273

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
WAActive198306/06/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
WSBA Pro Bono Services AwardWashington State Bar Association2011
WSBA Pro Bono Services AwardWashington State Bar Association2010
WSBA Pro Bono Services AwardWashington State Bar Association2009
WSBA Pro Bono Services AwardWashington State Bar Association2008
WSBA Pro Bono Services AwardWashington State Bar Association2007
WSBA Pro Bono Services AwardWashington State Bar Association2006

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Judge Pro-temKing County District Courts1987 - 1995
AttorneyTed C. Barr & Associates1983 - Present
Syndicated Columnist & Professional Backgammon PlayerWorld Backgammon Tour1978 - 1982
In House Counsel & Chief LobbyistOld National Bank & First National Bank + Subsidiaries1975 - 1977
Special Assistant & Advisor to U.S. SenatorU.S. Senate1971 - 1973

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Citizens for Judicial ExcellenceExecutive Committee2011 - Present
Citizens for Judical ExcellenceRe-Elected President2011 - Present
Seattle Municipal Court Public Defender Oversight CommitteeCommittee Member2008 - Present
Trial Calender Coordinating CommitteeBoard Member2007 - Present
Citizens for Judicial ExcellencePresident2006 - 2010
Trial Counsel Coordinating CommitteeBoard Member2005 - 2008
East King County Bar AssociationPresident1996 - 1996
Eastside Legal Assistance ProgramPresident1992 - 1995
Newport Shores Yacht Club & CommunityCommodore1989 - 1990
Puget Sound Big Sisters & BrothersBoard Member1977 - 1982

Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
Washington State Bar AssociationPractice Tips from the Trenches2011
Washington State Bar AssociationIs Criminal Law for You2011
Washington State Bar AssociationHandling Department of Licensing Cases2011
Washington State Bar AssociationHandling DUI Cases2011
Washington State Bar AssociationThe Essentials of Handling DUI and DOL Cases2011
Barr on BackgammonBook1981
Seattle Times NewspaperBarr on Backgammon1977

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Northwestern Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor1975
Washington State UniversityPolitical ScienceB.A.1971

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Legal LineCo-Host for Legal Advice Call-In Radio Show2012
WSBA Small Firm ConferenceHandling Misdemeanor Charges2011
Monthly MeetingFeatured Speaker/DUIs Today2011
Legal LineCo-Host for Legal Advice Call-In Radio Show2011
DUI Practice and ProceduresFeatured Speaker/Essentials of DUI Cases2011
DUI Practice and ProceduresFeatured Speaker/Essentials Department of Licensing Cases2011
DUI Practice and ProceduresFeatured Speaker/Criminal Law and DUIs for the Occasional Criminal Attorney2011
Continuing Legal EducationSeminar Chairman/Handling DUI and DOL Cases2011
Continuing Legal EducationEnhancing Your Skills for Criminal Practice2011
KIRO Legal LineCo-Host for Legal Advice Call-In Radio Show2003
KIRO Legal LineCo-Host for Legal Advice Call-In Radio Show2002
KIRO Legal LineCo-Host for Legal Advice Call-In Radio Show2001
KIRO Legal LineCo-Host for Legal Advice Call-In Radio Show2000
KIRO Legal LineCo-Host for Legal Advice Call-In Radio Show1999