Matthew Curran Knauss

Matthew Curran Knauss
PRO

DUI / DWI Attorney

Kirkland, WA

AVVO

RATING

9.8

Call

No Misconduct

Languages

English

Answers and Advice

22 questions answered.

About Me

Matt Knauss focuses his practice on defending those accused of driving under the influence. Selected as a Superlawyers "Rising Star" in 2010, 2011, and 2012, he is a passionate advocate who consistently achieves outstanding results for his clients. Heis a veteran of countless trials and numerous other traffic and criminal prosecutions, including numerous DUI cases. Matt interned...

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Practice Areas

Payments & Fees

Payment Types

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Fees

Free Consultation (60 minutes)

Client Reviews

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Outstanding Outcome

Posted by: a DUI client 8 days ago.

Matt Knauss was very helpful and answered all my questions in a very timely manner. I was arrested for suspicion of DUI arrest in Kirkland. I...

10/10

Posted by: Luke 10 days ago.

Excellent lawyer. I had a DUI case that I hired Matt for. Despite being a case not very much in my favor, Matt gave it everything and even had the...
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Endorsements

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Andrea King Robertson
Andrea Robertson

Seattle, WA

4 months ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I truly appreciated the professionalism and reasonableness of Matthew as he worked as a prosecutor for the City of Kirkland. But I was very happy to...
Karlie M Valdez
Karlie Valdez

Kirkland, WA

6 months ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse this lawyer. Matt has a strong knowledge of Washington case law. I worked with Matt on several cases when he represented the City of...
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Résumé

License

2004 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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2008 – present

Cowan Kirk Gaston

Education

Showing 1 of 5 degrees

2011

National College for DUI Defense

Awards

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2012 Rising Star

Super Lawyers Magazine

Associations

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Washington Association of Criminal Defense Attorneys


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Portfolio

Publications

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2011 The DOL and Police Jurisdiction In DUI Emphasis Patrol Cases

Washington Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers DUI Case Update

Speaking Engagements

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2011 Making Sense of IIDs, CDLs, and IILs: What a DUI Conviction Means For Your Client

at DUI Strategies For Defense

2007 Pretrial release conditions in DUI cases.

at Washington State Criminal Justice Institute