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I focus my trial practice on complex, commercial, health care and regulatory disputes. I am the Director of the Lane Powell Litigation Department firm-wide. I am Chair of the Lane Powell Long Term Care and Seniors Housing Client Service Team and also chair one of the Lane Powell Litigation practice groups




Practice areas


  1. Class Action: 50%
  2. Commercial: 50%

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Lane Powell

1420 Fifth Ave
Suite 4100
Seattle, WA, 98101-2375


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Avvo contributions
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Award nameGrantorDate granted
AV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2010
Best LawyerBest Lawyers in America2010
AV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2009
Super LawyerWashington Law & Politics Magazine2009
Super LawyerWashington Law & Politics Magazine2008
AV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2008
Super LawyerWashington Law & Politics Magazine2007
AV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2007
AV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2006
Super LawyerWashington Law & Politics Magazine2005
AV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2005
AV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2004
Super LawyerWashington Law & Politics Magazine2004
AV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2003
Top 50 Women Attorneys in WashingtonWashington Law & Politics MagazineN/A
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
ShareholderLane Powell1994 - Present
Association namePosition nameDuration
King County Bar Association, Community Legal Services CommitteeN/AN/A
Friends of Seattle Public Library BoardPresidentN/A
Washington State Bar Association Skills Training CourseFaculty MemberN/A
National Health Lawyers AssociationN/AN/A
American Health Lawyers Association, Long Term Care Practice GroupVice-ChairN/A
Litigation Counsel of America, Trial Lawyer Honorary SocietyFellowN/A
Publication nameTitleDate
Washington CEO magazineDemand for Assisted Living Remains Strong in Spite of Weakening Economy2008
Lane Powell NewsletterFeeding Assistants Class ActionN/A
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Minnesota Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor1989
University of Minnesota, Twin CitiesN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1985
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Health Care Compliance Association’s 14th Annual Compliance InstituteUnderstanding the Interactions Between Federal and State Integrity Recovery Programs in the Post-Acute Healthcare Setting2010
Health Care Compliance Association’s 14th Annual Compliance InstituteSmart Document Management in an Evolving World of Information and Legal Exposure2010
UnknownThe Demand for Fair Hearing Is Made:Now What?N/A
American Health Lawyers Association, Long Term Care and the Law ProgramMedicaid Rates for Nursing FacilitiesN/A