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Kathleen Garvin
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Kathleen Garvin

Practice areas:

Car Accidents, Nursing Home Abuse and Neglect, Brain Injury, Defective and Dangerous Products, Wrongful Death… more 

Practice Areas

Licensed since 1980

  1. Car Accidents: 40%
    28 years
  2. Wrongful Death: 10%
    28 years
  3. Defective and Dangerous Products: 10%
    28 years
  4. Brain Injury: 10%
    28 years
  5. Other: 30%
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Contact Info

315 5th Ave S Ste 1000
Seattle, WA, 98104-2682

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
WAActive198005/05/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2014
Super LawyerSuperLawyers2006
Super LawyerSuperLawyers2005
Super LawyerSuperLawyers2004
Super LawyerSuperLawyers2003
Super LawyerSuperLawyers2002
Super LawyerSuperLawyers2001

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Law Offices of Kathleen Garvin1996 - Present
Johnson and Garvin1991 - 1996
Gibson Dunn and Crutcher1986 - 1991
Senior Trial AttorneySnohomish County Public Defender Association1980 - 1986
AttorneyUnited States House of Representatives1979 - 1980

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
American Association for JusticeMember2006 - 2007
American Board of Trial AdvocatesExecutive Committee2005 - 2007
Gerry Spence Trial Lawyer College RegionalMember2005 - 2007
Washington State Trial Lawyers AssociationN/A2003 - 2007
American Board of Trial Advocates (Top 5%)Member2002 - 2007
American Trial Lawyers AssociationMember2001 - 2006
Washington State Trial Lawyers AssociationN/A1995 - 2007
Federal Bar Association WWDTrustee1995 - 1997
N/A1986 - 1987
Gonzaga University Law SchoolPresident, Student Bar Association1978 - 1979
Seattle King County Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Washington Women LawyersMemberN/A

Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
Trial News Washington State Trial LawyersThe Learned Intermediary DoctrineN/A

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of WashingtonProfessional Mediation Skills TrainingN/A1996
Gonzaga University School of LawN/AJD/MBA - Juris Doctorate and MBA1979
University of WashingtonN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts with Honors1974

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Auto Cases: A Crash CourseEvidentiary Issue In Auto Cases2007
Masters in Trial ProgramDirect and Cross of Plaintiff2006
Trial StarsOpening StatementsN/A
Trial PracticeJury SelectionN/A
Anatomy of a Motor Vehicle CasePresenting the Damages CaseN/A