David L. Sanders has a passion for the law and helping those in need. David grew up
in Bellevue, Washington where he was raised by his mother, who often worked two
jobs to support David and his younger sister.
Through his mother, David learned the important values of hard work and
After high school, David went to college at University of
Washington, where he graduated cum
laude and Phi Beta Kappa. In
college, David participated in many groups including Phi Alpha Delta Pre-Law
Fraternity, where he served as the Vice-President. After college, David went to Northwestern
University School of Law located in Chicago, Illinois. Northwestern University School of Law is
consistently ranked as one of the top law schools in the country.
In 2007, David began his career as a lawyer. He worked at Gordon Thomas Honeywell from
2007 through the end of 2008. At the end
of 2008, David joined Pfau Cochran Vertetis Kosnoff. David has recently joined Cole Lether Wathen Leid and Hall, where he can focus his talents on insurance defense.
David is married to Rebecca, whom he met while in law school
in Chicago, Illinois.
Licensed since 2007
|Award Name||Grantor||Date Granted|
|Rising Star||Super Lawyers||2010|
|Attorney||Lee Smart, P.S., Inc.||2012 - Present|
|Attorney||Lether & Associates, PLLC||2011 - 2012|
|Attorney||Cole, Lether, Wathen, Leid & Hall, PC||2011 - 2011|
|Attorney||Pfau Cochran Vertetis Kosnoff PLLC||2009 - 2011|
|Attorney||Gordon, Thomas, Honeywell, Malanca, Peterson & Daheim||2007 - 2008|
|Association Name||Position Name||Duration|
|Washington State Bar Association||Member||N/A|
|Tacoma Pierce County Bar Association||Member||N/A|
|King County Bar Association||Member||N/A|
|Access to justice in Africa and beyond: Making the rule of Law a reality, (Penal Reform International and Bluhm Legal Clinic of the Northwestern University School of Law 2007)||Access to Justice: Challenges, Models and the Participation of Non-Lawyers in Justice Delivery||2007|
|Northwestern University School of Law||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||2007|
|University of Washington -Seattle||Political Science||BA - Bachelor of Arts||2001|