Kenneth E Payson

Kenneth E Payson

Class Action Attorney
Seattle, WA




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About Me

Ken Paysons practice focuses on class action defense, other complex commercial litigation and appellate work, particularly with respect to claims under state and federal consumer protection laws. Ken represents clients from a variety of industries, including financial services, telecommunications, software and digital media companies.He has obtained numerous orders dismissing putative class...

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Daniel J. Dunne JR
Daniel Dunne

Seattle, WA

Over 5 years ago

Relationship: Worked together on matter

I worked side-by-side with Ken at a prior firm for a number of years. Ken is a creative, tough and intelligent lawyer who marries intellect and...
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1996 License Status: Active for the state of Washington.
Last updated by Avvo: 04/16/2015
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Work Experience

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2008 – present

Davis Wright Tremaine LLP


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1996 JD - Juris Doctor in Law

University of California at Berkeley, Boalt Hall School of Law


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2009 Excellence in Diversity Award

Washington State Bar Association


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2007- 2009 Co-Chair, Joint Committee on Law Firm Diversity

Minority Bar Associations of Washington

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1996 Check One Box: Reconsidering Directive No. 15 and the Classification of Mixed-Race People

California Law Review

Speaking Engagements

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2010 Recent Developments in Borrowers' Use of Litigation to Resist Foreclosure

at Real Estate Mortgage Market Litigation

2009 Procedural Developments and Strategies for Consumer Protection Act Claims

at The 26th Annual Antitrust and Consumer Protection Seminar

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