Scott Frederick Leist

Scott Frederick Leist
PRO

DUI / DWI Attorney

Issaquah, WA

AVVO

RATING

10.0

Call

No Misconduct

Languages

English

Answers and Advice

48 questions answered.

About Me

As a former Seattle Police officer and long time prosecutor, I bring a unique perspective and set of skills to criminal cases, particularly DUI matters and traffic infractions. There is simply no substitute for the experience of handling thousands of investigations and trials, from initial police involvement all the way through appeal. I pride myself in providing zealous yet personalized and...

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Practice Areas

Payments & Fees

Payment Types

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Fees

Fixed (Always), Free Consultation (60 minutes)

Client Reviews

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Scott Leist is a miracle worker!

Posted by: a DUI client 4 months ago.

Scott took a very tough fact pattern, and through persistence, experience, and patience, unravelled the case, resulting in a remarkably favorable...

Couldn't have asked for a better experience!

Posted by: Mary 9 months ago.

Great office to work with - Scott and his staff communicated clearly to me as the case progressed and made the entire process as painless for me as...
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Endorsements

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Henry King Chae
Henry Chae

Kirkland, WA

Over 1 year ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse this lawyer. It goes without saying that he is one of our best attorneys in this State. A consummate leader and attorney in the community,...
Daniel Kalish
Daniel Kalish

Seattle, WA

Almost 5 years ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I've known Scott for several years. Put simply, he is a fantastic attorney. Scott is extremely intelligent, hard-working, and motivated. And his...
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Résumé

License

2000 License Status: Active for the state of Washington.
Last updated by Avvo: 07/03/2014
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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2009 – present

Leist Law Office / Washington Traffic Defense

Education

Showing 1 of 2 degrees

1999 JD - Juris Doctor in Law

Seattle University School of Law

Awards

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2012 Pro Bono Publico Award

Washington State Bar Association

Associations

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2000- present Member

Washington State Bar Association


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Portfolio

Publications

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2009 Coming to Kenya

Washington State Bar News

2009 Legal Ease

SU Magazine

Speaking Engagements

Showing 2 of 8 occasions

2010 Cross Examination of Police Officer Witnesses

at NDA In-House Training

2009 Enhancing Your Defense Through an Understanding of Police Procedures and Use of Force

at You "Gant" Do That - Search & Seizure CLE

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