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Norman Dean Partington Jr

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  1. Top quality work

    Posted by a client,
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    • I recommend Norman Partington.
    • I hired Norman 1-3 years ago.

    Norm assisted me in attaining relief from the duty to register as a sex offender. The petition he drafted was "bulletproof", and covered all the bases to ensure it would be well received by the judge. (which it was) He's very professional and affable, and I would not hesitate to recommend him to anyone. Norm, and his firm the Meryhew Law Group, are "the" go-to firm for these kinds of petitions. Thanks again, Norm!

  2. You want this attorney working for you!

    Posted by James, a Juvenile client,
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    • I recommend Norman Partington.
    • I hired Norman 1-3 years ago.
    • Norman handled my Juvenile matter.
    • I have previously worked with 6-10 lawyers.

    I am very grateful I get the opportunity to express my sincere appreciation and gratitude for all of the hard work and diligence my attorney Norman Dean Partington Jr provided throughout the entire long and difficult process. What impressed me the most about Norm was how he treated me with the utmost respect and professionalism. I would highly recommend him to anyone who needs legal help, especially when it involves the removal of your Juvenile Registration Requirements. Norman thank you again for all of your hard work in helping me win my case.

  3. Norm Partington

    Posted by Dave,
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    • I recommend Norman Partington.
    • I hired Norman more than 3 years ago.
    • I have previously worked with 1-2 lawyers.

    Norm was very, I mean very personable, trustworthy, knowledeable non-judgemental and informative. If I had a question - he had an answer that was sincere and called it as it is. He represented his law firm in a professional manner. During the (hearing) he showed up ready, prepared and totally outclassed the prosecution. (Not a knock at the prosecutor because he has a job to do himself.) I was in awe as he spat out RCW's and did not once have to review notes. All free flowing and it showed professionalism, I felt he was always one or two steps ahead of the prosecution, he addressed all the concerns and took control with confidence and passion in a field that is unfavorable to most. I felt comfortable with not only Norm but the whole law firm of Rhodes and Meryhew including Alissa and Danica.

  4. best lawyer you could ever have!

    Posted by Casey, a Criminal Defense client,
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    • I recommend Norman Partington.
    • I hired Norman more than 3 years ago.
    • Norman handled my Criminal Defense matter.
    • I have previously worked with no lawyers.

    My case happened on the weekend and Norm called us back right away.He is very knowledgeable and answered all of our questions calming us down.I felt from the day I met Norm that i was in good hands he was always honest didn't candy coat anything.you knew he always had your best intrest at heart ,He truly cares about his clients,His knowledge of the legal system is admirable.The way Norm interacts with everyone involved is professional and respectful.If I ever need a lawyer again I will always call Norm thank you Norm from the bottom of my heart . God Bless

  5. VUCSA Defense

    Posted by Aaron, a Criminal Defense client,
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    • I recommend Norman Partington.
    • I hired Norman more than 3 years ago.
    • Norman handled my Criminal Defense matter.
    • I have previously worked with 1-2 lawyers.

    Norm was tremendously helpful to me during what was a very difficult time. Arrested for felony possession of a controlled substance, I was referred to him by a friend of mine who had a great experience with Norm when he was tight spot, and told to expect to calm down a lot once I had a chance to talk the situation over with Norm and his assistant, Alissa.

    Sure enough, after a free consultation, I had a much more realistic idea of the position I was in, and felt confident that I had hired a knowledgable and well-connected lawyer who gave me a great chance against my pending charges. This feeling only increased as I met with Norm several times and found him to be very likable and relatable. He is truly dedicated to his clients and ready to fight as hard as necessary on their behalf.

    In the end we reached a settlement agreement and I did not have to serve any jail time. The price was fair and the service was excellent; Norm is truly a pleasure to work with and I highly recommend him!

  6. DUI Representation

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    • I recommend Norman Partington.

    Mr. Partington is a top-notch lawyer. I was charged with a crime in which the DA's office threw the books at me. Norm significantly reduced my charges and resultantly my punishment. I would personally recommend him to anyone for the defense of any crime whatsoever. He is a tenacious trial attorney. When you're thrown into the judicial system, it's great to have someone who is smart, strong, and reassuring in your corner. Norm is the man. Wonderful attorney.

  7. Thomas D. Coe, Attorney

    Posted by Thomas,
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    • I recommend Norman Partington.
    • I have previously worked with 3-5 lawyers.

    I shared office space with Mr. Partington for five years in Pioneer Square, Seattle (2005 - 2010). We practiced the same specialty in law (criminal defense) so were able to observe each other's practice, collaborate on many cases, and cover appearances for each other when necessary. While possessing prodigious empathy and generosity for clients, Mr. Partington also consistently displayed a command of aggressive litigation tactics. Finally, his over twenty years of experience has resulted in strong professional relationships with most prosecutors and an encyclopedic knowledge of judges throughout Washington.

  8. Rhetorically Brilliant

    Posted by James, a Criminal Defense client,
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    • I recommend Norman Partington.
    • I hired Norman more than 3 years ago.
    • Norman handled my Criminal Defense matter.
    • I have previously worked with 3-5 lawyers.

    Norm exceeded every expectation I had set during the intitial consultation. Throughout the legal process I came to realize the level that judges, fellow attorneys and prosecutors respect his presence in court. He spoke with authority and continually fought for the very best outcome in each of my court appearences.
    I have recommended Norm to both family members and close friends.
    If I ever find myself in a position where I need legal advice, Norm will be my first phone call.

  9. Highly competent, passionate, and intelligent

    Posted by kris, a Criminal Defense client,
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    • I recommend Norman Partington.
    • Norman handled my Criminal Defense matter.
    • I have previously worked with more than 10 lawyers.

    I worked with Norm for many years, and found him to be a great resource. His knowledge base, creativity, and passion are deep, so i would often ask him for assistance in terms of research, ideas, and strategy. I am grateful for his guidance and would encourage anyone to utilize him.

  10. Review of a great lawyer

    Posted by Craig, a Criminal Defense client,
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    • I recommend Norman Partington.
    • I hired Norman more than 3 years ago.
    • Norman handled my Criminal Defense matter.
    • I have previously worked with 1-2 lawyers.

    He was very knowledgeable with my case and the possible outcomes and got exactly what I wanted - a quick decision that I preferred.