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About Me

Laura represents emerging growth as well as established companies in a wide range of transactions, including public offerings, venture capital financings, mergers and acquisitions, securities law compliance and corporate governance issues. Laura advises a number of public companies on a wide range of issues, including the Sarbanes-Oxley Act, preparation and review of periodic reports, and compliance with insider trading and disclosure regulations.


Practice Areas


  1. Mergers & Acquisitions: 30%
    20 years
  2. Securities Offerings: 30%
    20 years
  3. Corporate & Incorporation: 30%
    20 years
  4. Licensing: 10%
    20 years

Attorney Endorsements

4 total 

  • John H. Chun

    I endorse this lawyer.


    John Chun Litigation Attorney
    Relationship: Co-worker

  • Trenton Cordell Dykes

    Laura is a pleasure to work opposite. She possesses strong technical skills and business savvy.


    Trenton Dykes Venture Capital Attorney
    Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

Contact Info

Summit Law Group

315 Fifth Avenue South Suite 1000
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 Securities Offerings LawyerWashington CEO Magazine2008
Super LawyerN/A2006
Super LawyerN/A2003
Top LawyerN/A2003
Rising StarN/A2002
Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
MemberSummit Law Group1997 - Present
AttorneyHeller Ehrman1994 - 1997
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Jubilee Women's CenterBoard Member and President Emeritus2003 - Present
Community Services for the Blind and Partially SightedBoard Member and Treasurer2003 - Present
Northwest Entrepreneur NetworkMember2000 - Present
MIT Enterprise ForumBoard Member and Secretary1997 - 2003
Washington State Bar AssociationN/A1995 - Present
Washington Software AssociationMember1995 - Present
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Harvard University Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor1993
University of WashingtonEconomics and Political ScienceBA - Bachelor of ArtsN/A
Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
The Society for Small Business DevelopmentBusiness/Corporate Lawyer Panel2007
Econ 423: Topics in Financial EconomicsSecurities Regulation2007
Mergers and Acquisitions in Today’s MarketSecurities Law Issues2002
Equity Capital SeminarState and Federal Securities Laws; Rules for Entrepreneurs and Their Advisors to Stay Out of Trouble2001
Securities Law for Non-Securities LawyersSecurities Law Issues Involved in Starting a Business2000