Christopher A Swaby

Christopher A Swaby

Criminal Defense Attorney

Seattle, WA





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About Me

Christopher Swaby has successfully represented clients accused of serious criminal offenses in state and federal courts with respect and compassion or more than twenty years.A fearless trial attorney, he has extensive experience with very serious matters including sexual assaults, child molestations and murder. Christopher is committed to treating every client with the dignity that all human...

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Payment Types

Cash, Check, Credit Card


Fixed (Sometimes)

Client Reviews

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Professional, considerate , and knowledgeable

Posted by: a Criminal Defense client 12 months ago.

Uopn my case being closed, this is the "Thank you" email i sent to Chris and his staff. It sums up him and the firms operation. Chris, I want...

Chris is a great Attorney

Posted by: Julian about 1 year ago.

Chris has represented my fiancé At least three different times. I only met hint through two instances and the amount of compassion he has towards his...
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Showing 2 of 14 peer endorsements

Luke Edward Baumgarten
Luke Baumgarten

Pullman, WA

5 months ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Mr. Swaby and I are members of Washington Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers. I have had the pleasure of dealing with Mr. Swaby through this...
Ernest Saadiq Morris
Ernest Morris

Seattle, WA

Over 1 year ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Attorney Swaby's commitment to excellence is what sets him apart. He has a high level of expertise from his years of experience as a top notch...
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2000 License Status: Active for the state of Washington.
Last updated by Avvo: 07/03/2014
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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2012 – present

The Meryhew Law Group PLLC


Showing 1 of 2 degrees

1990 JD - Juris Doctor in Law

Georgetown University Law Center


Showing 1 of 12 association entries

2012- present Attorney Member

National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers

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Showing 1 of 1 publication

1989 The Assistance of Counsel Clause in the Year 2000

Criminal Law Bulletin, Vol. 25, No.1 (January/February 1989).