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About Me

Amit’s practice focuses on litigation and bankruptcy. He represents clients in a broad range of litigation matters including commercial contracts, real estate, lending, employment, civil rights and liberties, environmental and land use, and construction. Amit has worked with a wide variety of clients including local municipalities, large and small private entities, and individual developers.


Languages Spoken: Marathi, German

Practice Areas


  1. Litigation: 40%
    13 years
  2. Real Estate: 25%
    13 years
  3. Bankruptcy & Debt: 25%
    13 years
  4. Securities & Investment Fraud: 10%
    13 years

Attorney Endorsements

2 total 

  • Antoinette M Davis

    Amit and I opposed each other in a debt dispute lawsuit. He was professional and courteous, which helped us to negotiate an amicable agreement for our clients.


    Antoinette Davis Bankruptcy & Debt Attorney
    Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

  • Jennifer Kent Faubion

    Amit is an exceptional attorney. He tackles the most complicated problems with the greatest of ease and his manner with clients is comforting and respectful. I have no reservations about recommending Amit and his work product.


    Jennifer Faubion Litigation Attorney
    Relationship: Friend

Contact Info

Hillis Clark Martin & Peterson

1221 Second Avenue, Suite 500

Seattle, WA, 98101-2989



Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Rising StarSuperLawyers2012
Rising StarSuperLawyers2011
Rising StarWashington Law & Politics2010
Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Adjunct FacultyUniversity Of Washington School Of Law2011 - Present
ChairmanWashington State Public Disclosure Commission2011 - Present
PartnerHillis Clark Martin & Peterson PS2007 - Present
AssociatePreston Gates & Ellis2003 - 2007
Association NamePosition NameDuration
South Asian Bar Association of WashingtonBoard Member2009 - 2012
United States District Court for the District of OregonMember2008 - Present
William L. Dwyer American Inn of CourtMember2008 - Present
American Civil Liberties UnionWashington Affiliate Representative2008 - 2011
Snohomish County Bar AssociationMember2006 - Present
National South Asian Bar AssociationMember2005 - Present
King County Bar AssociationMember2004 - Present
United States District Court for the Eastern District of WashingtonMember2004 - Present
United States District Court for the Western District of WashingtonMember2004 - Present
American Civil Liberties Union of WashingtonVice President2004 - 2011
United States Court of Appeals For the Ninth CircuitMember2004 - Present
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Washington School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2003
University of Washington -SeattlePolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts1998