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James Van Newton

James Van Newton

Practice areas:

Criminal Defense, Juvenile

About Me

James Newton, is the first person you will meet with when you come to the office
to talk about your case.  He has built a great team of attorneys, each
with the skill sets needed to give you the best possible defense.

James attended Antioch University in
Seattle and received an A.B. and went on to earn his Juris Doctorate
from Gonzaga University School of Law in Spokane, WA.  He has been
admitted to the Washington State Bar and the U.S. District Court Western
District of Washington.

Whether you are looking for a Seattle rape attorney or have been charged with a DUI. James Newton and his team are criminal defense attorney's that KNOW the law.




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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1999

  1. Juvenile: 50%
  2. Criminal Defense: 50%



Free Consultation (60 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

4 total 

  • Michael S. Waddington

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


    Michael Waddington Military Law Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Zachary Charles Wagnild

    I endorse this lawyer. As a prosecutor for King County I handled many cases againt Mr. Newton. He was always extremely prepared and very professional and got great results for his clients. I would recommend him to anyone in need of outstanding legal representation.


    Zachary Wagnild Child Abuse Attorney
    Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

Contact Info

428 W Harrison St
Kent, WA, 98032-4488

Jim Newton Law Offices

600 1st Avenue
Seattle, WA, 98104





Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

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Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
Lead AttorneyJames Newton Law Office1999 - Present


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Antioch University-SeattleN/AA.B.N/A
Gonzaga University School of LawN/AJuris DoctorateN/A