Kristiana Farris O'Brien

Kristiana Farris O'Brien

Business Attorney
Seattle, WA




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About Me

I practice in the areas of business and corporate law, health law, employment and real estate law. I focus on mergers and acquisitions, commercial, corporate planning, partnership, asset and stock purchase and sale, employment, and the formation of medical practice groups.

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Payment Types

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Client Reviews

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Best Seattle Business Lawyer

Posted by: a Business client almost 3 years ago.

Kristi handled my case and was extremely knowledgeable and sensitive about my business issue. I highly recommend her to everyone in the Seattle area.

Great attorney

Posted by: Donald almost 3 years ago.

I retained Kristi to handle the sale of my business. She was fantastic. Always responded promptly and secured one heck of a deal. Thanks!
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Showing 2 of 8 peer endorsements

Jeffrey R Caffee
Jeffrey Caffee

Auburn, WA

About 2 years ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Top-notch attorney. Highly respected in the legal community.
Benjamin I VandenBerghe
Benjamin VandenBerghe

Seattle, WA

Over 3 years ago

Relationship: Co-worker

I endorse this lawyer. Kristi's legal knowledge, intellect, and skills as a counselor and advisor are absolutely top-notch. I have worked with her...
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1999 License Status: Active for the state of Washington.
Last updated by Avvo: 04/16/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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1999 – present

Montgomery Purdue Blankinship & Austin PLLC


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1999 JD - Juris Doctor in Law

University of Washington School of Law


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2013 Rising Star

Washington Law & Politics Magazine


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2000- present Admitted Attorney

United States Court of Appeals For the Ninth Circuit

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Showing 2 of 7 publications

2005 Planning Ahead to Avoid Tenant Problems


2004 Drafting and Negotiating Washington Commercial Real Estate Leases


Speaking Engagements

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2007 Employment Law Pitfalls and How to Avoid Them

at Washington Radiology Business Management Association

2005 The Dirty Dozen: Empoyment Law Pitfalls

at Pacific Northwest Credit Conference

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