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Hussein Karmali

About Me

Hussein Karmali was born and raised in Washington
State. He got a BA in English from the University of Washington and
attended law school in Lansing, Michigan. He came back to Washington and
completed an externship as a public defender with the City of Kent.
There, he learned about criminal law from the

ground up and
interacted with a diverse number of clients. Through this, he gained his
first understanding of what the criminal justice is about and how to place
clients in the best position to succeed by minimizing their exposure to

After his
externship, he entered private practice where he gained even more
practical experience by handling criminal cases in various courts throughout the
State of Washington. He learned the importance of understanding the
different judges in the various courts throughout the state. He also
negotiated cases with a number of different prosecutors. He learned that a
good defense means understanding the various judges and
prosecutors to get the best possible result for his clients. Karmali Law
Office will put that experience to work for you.


Practice Areas


  1. Speeding & Traffic Ticket: 50%
    8 years
  2. Criminal Defense: 50%
    8 years



Fixed (Always)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

7 total 

  • Phillip L. Weinberg

    I highly endorse Hussein Karmali. He is a highly skilled and knowledgeable attorney who has truly earned the high level of respect he enjoys in the legal community. As a fellow attorney, I have watched him in the courtroom many times and he definitely knows his craft. Hussein is honest, ethical, and compassionate, and is an astute, hard-working problem solver. I could not recommend anyone better for criminal defense or traffic infraction representation.


    Phillip Weinberg Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Dawn Marie Hiller

    I endorse this lawyer. Hussein is a consummate professional and knows criminal law very well. I know of many people who are very satisfied with Mr. Karmali as their counsel.


    Dawn Hiller Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact Info

Karmali Law Office PLLC

8201 164th Ave NE Ste 200
Redmond, WA, 98052



Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
OwnerKarmali Law Office, PLLC2010 - Present
AssociateThe Freedom Law Firm PLLC2007 - 2009
Rule 9 InternStewart Beall MacNichols & Harmell PLLC2006 - 2007
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Washington State Bar AssociationMember2007 - Present
Washington Association of Criminal Defense AttorneysMemberN/A
American Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Washington State Association for JusticeMemberN/A
King County Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Snohomish County Bar AssociationMemberN/A
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Thomas M. Cooley Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor2006
University of WashingtonEnglishBA - Bachelor of Arts1999