also known as Teresa B Sumearll
From inventors to manufacturers, from automotive business to software business, I provide legal services designed to bring real, bottom-line value to my clients. Nearly every day, I see the wisdom in the adage “an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure” where businesses are concerned: hire the lawyer today for preventive legal advice and you will not be struggling with a problem in the future.
With over twenty years of experience in corporate and securities law, I am passionate about working with both technology-based and traditional businesses. I work with a wide variety of clients, including: university spin-outs, medical device manufacturers, medical staffing companies, innovative energy technology firms, software and hardware development firms, automotive parts suppliers, plumbing service companies, fitness centers and restaurants.
Licensed since 2004
I have worked closely with Teresa on a business matter. She is a dedicated lawyer with a passion for helping business owners succeed. She is not only competent and experienced but also very approachable, which makes her stand out as an asset to the legal community.
Eriko Baxter Business Attorney
Relationship: Worked together on matter
|Award Name||Grantor||Date Granted|
|Member of the Year||Seattle Select Attorneys||2012|
|Associate||DLA Piper US LLP||2007 - 2008|
|Associate||K&L Gates LLP||2004 - 2007|
|Association Name||Position Name||Duration|
|UW Law School Entrepreneurial Law Clinic||Volunteer Attorney||2013 - Present|
|Seattle Select Attorneys Association||President||2011 - Present|
|Boarders 4 Parks||President||2005 - 2007|
|Washington State Bar Association Bar News||How Washington State Failed to Protect Its Police Officers and How It Can Rectify This Failure||2004|
|University of Washington School of Law||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||2004|
|University of Kentucky||English||BA - Bachelor of Arts||N/A|
|Seattle Select Attorneys Association Continuing Legal Education||Small Business Sale & Purchase: Connecting the Dots||2012|
|Seattle Select Attorneys||Securities Law for the Non-Securities Attorney||2009|
|Jump Start Your Business||Business Law Essentials||2009|
|Washington Continuing Legal Education Bootcamp||Corporate Law||2004|