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  1. Criminal Defense: 100%
    23 years

Attorney Endorsements

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  • Leslie J Hagin

    She is a highly dedicated, knowledgeable, and tough lawyer. I believe her clients do well, and are lucky, to have her on their side.


    Leslie Hagin Litigation Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Tolin Law Firm

P.O. Box 2391
Kirkland, WA, 98083-2391

Innocence Project Northwest

University of Washington School of Law
P.O. Box 85110
Seattle, WA, 98145-1110




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Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
President's Certificate of AppreciationWashington Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers2007
President's Certificate of AppreciationWashington Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers2000
Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Visiting Lecturer & Supervising AttorneyInnocence Project Northwest, University of Washington School of Law2011 - Present
AttorneyTolin Law Firm2005 - Present
PartnerSiderius, Lonergan & Martin, LLP1998 - 2004
AttorneyFederal Public Defender Western District of Washington1995 - 1998
Public DefenderMount Vernon Public Defender1994 - 1995
AssociateCulp, Guterson & Grader1992 - 1994
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Washington Association of Criminal Defense LawyersImmediate Past President2012 - Present
Washington Association of Criminal Defense AttorneysBoard of Governors2007 - Present
National Association of Criminal Defense LawyersMember1998 - Present
Washington Association of Criminal Defense AttorneysBoard of Governors1995 - 2001
Washington Association of Criminal Defense AttorneysMember1993 - Present
Washington State Bar AssociationMember1992 - Present
Publication NameTitleDate
Washington Criminal DefenseInnocence Project Northwest Continues to Advocate for Justice2005
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Cornell Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor1992
University of Washington -SeattleEnglishBA - Bachelor of Arts1989
Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
WDA CLEEthics: Representation in a Post-Padilla World2010
WACDL Trial Skills CLEEffective Witness Preparation2009
UW School of Law Public Service Speakers SeriesMistaken Eyewitness Identification: The Leading Cause of Wrongful Convictions2008
WACDL/Federal Bar CLEFederal Grand Jury Practice2006
"After Innocence" Film ScreeningModerator for film Q&A2006
Edmonds Community College Paralegal CourseLitigation Skills Practice2005
Virginia Mason HospitalEssential Compliance: Negotiating Healthcare Billing Regulation2002
WACDL Annual ConferenceCriminal Defense Tools for the New Millenium2000
Cornell Law School Guest LecturerSuccesses of the Innocence Project Northwest1999
WACDL Motions Practice CLECo-Chair and Moderator1997
CJA Panel Attorney TrainingFederal Sentencing Issues1997