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  1. Employment & Labor: 75%
    33 years, 500 cases
  2. Telecommunications: 25%
    23 years, 100 cases

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600 University St Ste 3600
Seattle, WA, 98101-3197


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Award nameGrantorDate granted
Listed, "Best Lawyers in America," Labor & Employment LawN/A2007
Listed, Leading Labor & Employment Lawyers in WashingtonN/A2007
Listed, Best of the United States, Employment LawyersN/A2007
Listed, "Best Lawyers in America," Labor & Employment LawN/A2006
Listed, Leading Labor & Employment Lawyers in WashingtonN/A2006
Listed, Leading Labor & Employment Lawyers in WashingtonN/A2005
Listed, Leading Labor & Employment Lawyers in WashingtonN/A2004
Chair's "Heavy Lifter" AwardN/A2002
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
AttorneyStoel Rives, LLP1998 - Present
Counsel - Region OperationsGTE Northwest Incorporated1992 - Present
AttorneyPerkins Coie1985 - 1991
Association namePosition nameDuration
Association of Washington BusinessMember, Board of Directors2006 - Present
Employment Law Committee, AWBChairman2003 - 2005
Liability Reform CoallitionVice-Chair, Legal Affairs Committee1996 - 2005
Labor and Employment Law Section, King County Bar AssociationMember1986 - Present
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Willamette University College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1985
Willamette UniversityManagementMBA1985
Whitman CollegePolitical ScienceOther - Bachelors1981
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
CLE Boot CampWage & Hour Update2006
Annual Labor & Employment SeminarLabor Update2006