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Chris Robert Youtz

Practice areas:

Litigation, Class Action, Securities & Investment Fraud, Arbitration, Intellectual Property

Practice Areas

Licensed since 1977

  1. Intellectual Property: 20%
  2. Arbitration: 20%
  3. Securities & Investment Fraud: 20%
  4. Class Action: 20%
  5. Litigation: 20%



Hourly ($425/hour), Contingent (33-40%)

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Contact Info

Sirianni Youtz Spoonemore

999 3rd. Ave
Suite 3650
Seattle, WA, 98104




Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Avvo Top Intellectual Property LawyerWashington CEO Magazine2008
Super LawyerWashington Law & Politics Magazine2007
Super LawyerWashington Law & Politics Magazine2006
Top 100 LawyerWashington Law & Politics Magazine2006
Super LawyerWashington Law & Politics Magazine2005
Super LawyerWashington Law & Politics Magazine2004
Super LawyerWashington Law & Politics Magazine2003
Super LawyerWashington Law & Politics Magazine2002
Super LawyerWashington Law & Politics Magazine2001
Super LawyerWashington Law & Politics Magazine2000
Most Outstanding Undergraduate in the NationPhi Kappa Tau1971
Eta Kappa NuEta Kappa Nu1971
Student Body TreasurerAuburn University1971
PresidentPhi Kappa Tau1970
President's Award for Outstanding Pro Bono ServiceKing County Bar AssociationN/A

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
MemberW.D.Wa Federal Rules Committee1999 - Present
PartnerSirianni Youtz Meier & Spoonemore1982 - Present
AssociateBogle & Gates1977 - 1982


Association NamePosition NameDuration
Federal Bar Associationchairman, Task Force1979 - Present
American Bar Association, Litigation SectionN/A1979 - Present
Washington State Bar AssociationN/A1979 - 1982
Washington State Bar AssociationMember1977 - Present
King County Bar AssociationN/A1977 - Present
United States NavyLieutenant1971 - 1974
WEGLFounder1969 - 1971


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Virginia School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1977
George Washington UniversityBusiness AdministrationMBA - Masters1974
Auburn University , AuburnIndustrial and Electrical EngineeringBS - Bachelor of Science1971

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Electronic DiscoveryElectronic Discovery2006
CLEComputers in Litigation2004