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Gretchen Freeman Cappio

Gretchen Freeman Cappio

Practice areas:

Complex Litigation, Securities & Investment Fraud, Personal Injury, Antitrust & Trade Law, Consumer Protection

Gretchen Cappio

About Me

As a partner in Keller Rohrback’s Complex Litigation Group, I enjoy a diverse practice in the areas of children's safety, consumer protection, ERISA, mutual funds, and employment litigation.  I represent plaintiffs in several cutting-edge, complex cases.  It is a privilege to give my clients a powerful voice in the legal system. 

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1999

  1. Complex Litigation: 80%
    5 years
  2. Securities & Investment Fraud: 10%
    5 years
  3. Personal Injury: 8%
    5 years
  4. Consumer Protection: 1%
    5 years
  5. Antitrust & Trade Law: 1%
    5 years

Attorney Endorsements

2 total

  • Lara B Fowler

    Gretchen is incredibly hard working, diligent, and passionate about what she does. As someone who has been both a colleague and a mentor, I'd highly recommend Gretchen.

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    Lara Fowler Government Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Anthony Todaro

    Gretchen is a fantastic attorney (and person), who pours her heart and energy into the work she does. She is proud of the cases she takes, and her firm consistently produces excellent results.

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    Anthony Todaro Litigation Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Keller Rohrback Law Offices

1201 Third Avenue
Suite 3200
Seattle, WA, 98101-3276

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
WAActive199905/05/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Rising StarWashington Law and Politics2011
Rising StarWashington Law and Politics2010
Rising StarWashington Law and Politics2009
Rising StarSuper Lawyers - Washington2002

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerKeller Rohrback L.L.P.1999 - Present

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
United States Supreme Court BarMember2009 - Present
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth CircuitMember2009 - Present
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth CircuitMember2008 - Present
Mother Attorneys Mentoring Association of SeattleFounding Board Member2008 - Present
Mother Attorney Mentoring Association of SeattleExecutive Committee and Board Member2006 - 2008
U.S. District Court for the Western District of WashingtonMember2000 - Present
Washington State Bar AssociationMember1999 - Present
American Association for JusticeMemberN/A
The William L. Dwyer American Inn of CourtMemberN/A
American Bar AssociationMemberN/A
American Trial Lawyers AssociationMemberN/A
Washington State Trial Lawyers AssociationMemberN/A
Washington Women LawyersMemberN/A
King County Bar AssociationMemberN/A

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Erickson v. Bartell Drug Co.Groundbreaking, favorable decision.
In re Mattel, Inc.Very favorable decision.
Braden v. Wal-Mart Stores, Inc., 588 F.3d 585 (8th Cir. 2009)Very favorable decision.

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Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
Pacific Rim Law & Policy JournalErosion of Indigenous Right to Negotiate in Australia1998

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Washington School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1999
Dartmouth CollegeReligionBA - Bachelor of Arts1995

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
The New Frontier: Science, Technology, and the Law in 2011Toxic Torts: Toxins in Everyday Products2011