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Matthew William Runkel

Matthew William Runkel

Practice areas:

Contracts & Agreements, Venture Capital, Securities Offerings, Construction & Development, Corporate & Incorporation, Limited Liability Company (LLC)

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1993

  1. Venture Capital: 25%
  2. Contracts & Agreements: 25%
  3. Securities Offerings: 20%
  4. Limited Liability Company (LLC): 10%
  5. Other: 20%
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Attorney Endorsements

2 total 

  • Aaron G Thomson

    Matt is exceptionally intelligent and very experienced in Securities matters. I endorse his work.


    Aaron Thomson Mergers & Acquisitions Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

  • Matthew D. Latimer

    Mr. Runkel is a thoroughly competent and effective lawyer. He has a deep knowledge or corporate and securities transactions and associated regulatory systems. He is prompt, effective and a "can do" type of practitioner whose client-oriented approach to service is a refreshing burst of spring water on an otherwise parched legal landscape.


    Matthew Latimer Securities Offerings Attorney
    Relationship: Worked for lawyer

Contact Info

Ashbaugh Beal LLP

701 Fifth Avenue
Suite 4400
Seattle, WA, 98104-7031



NYCurrently registered 199303/13/2015

Professional Misconduct

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

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Washington's Most Amazing Attorneys (Business Law)"Washington CEO" Magazine2006
Harlan Fiske Stone ScholarN/A1991
Haft Foundation Moot Court Prize (Best Brief)N/A1990
Harlan Fiske Stone ScholarN/A1990

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
Of CounselAshbaugh Beal LLP2007 - Present
Of CounselHallisky & Philipp2005 - 2006
Of CounselMonahan & Biagi2002 - 2005
AssociateDorsey & Whitney LLP1999 - 2001
AssociateBogle & Gates P.L.L.C.1995 - 1999
AssociateWillkie Farr & Gallagher1992 - 1995


Association NamePosition NameDuration
Northwest Entrepreneur NetworkSponsor Member2007 - Present
Washington State Bar AssociationN/A1995 - Present

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
Acquisition of HSC Real Estate, Inc. by Consolidated American Services, Inc.Closed
2008 Granite Bay Lands Fund ($130M Private Equity Real Estate Fund)Formed
Acquisition of ImageKind by CafePress.comClosed

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School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Columbia University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1992
Harvard CollegeSocial StudiesA.B., magna cum laude1989

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Partnerships, LLCs and LLPs: Organization and Operation in WashingtonGovernance Considerations in LLCs2007
Partnerships and LLCs: Organization and Operation in WashingtonLimited Liability Companies2006