While in law school, Brecken worked at the University of Washington School of Law Taxpayer Clinic. He also served as a judicial intern for the Honorable Judge Mary Yu, who serves on the Washington State Supreme Court.
Brecken grew up at Sugarloaf ski resort in Maine, and attended Carrabassett Valley Academy, a school devoted to winter athletes. He competed in alpine racing, including the Junior Olympics and International Ski Federation (FIS) events.
Brecken has lived in Seattle for 20 years, and resides in the Queen Anne neighborhood with his wife and two young sons, Jack and Anderson.
|Award Name||Grantor||Date Granted|
|Pro Bono Service Commendation||Washington State Bar Association||2014|
|Pro Bono Service Commendation||Washington State Bar Association||2013|
|5 STAR Wealth manager||Seattle Magazine||2012|
|Pro Bono Service Commendation||Washington State Bar Association||2012|
|5 Star Wealth Manager||Seattle Magazine||2011|
|Phi Beta Kappa||Phi Beta Kappa||N/A|
|Rising Star||Super Lawyers||N/A|
|Vice President, Trust Specialist||Comerica Bank & Trust||2010 - Present|
|Attorney||Lasher Holzapfel Sperry & Ebberson, PLLC||2005 - 2009|
|Association Name||Position Name||Duration|
|The Vera Project||Board of Directors||2011 - Present|
|Puget Sound Business Journal||“Transfer of Wealth to Minors May Call for Creative Solutions,”||N/A|
|Puget Sound Business Journal||“Downturn Creates Giving Options”||N/A|
|University of Washington School of Law||N/A||N/A||N/A|
|Washington Estate Planning Conference||The Nuts & Bolts of Estate Planning for Paralegals||N/A|