Craig Alan Platt

Craig Alan Platt

Criminal Defense Attorney
Seattle, WA

AVVO

RATING

10.0

No Misconduct

Languages

English

Answers and Advice

25 questions answered.

About Me

Law has been my life. For my entire legal career I have worked very hard to be the best lawyer I could be. For nearly thirty years I have dedicated myself to the law, with much of my career being spent in public service. After graduating from Stanford Law School I began working for large law firms in Chicago, Los Angeles and Seattle. I moved into criminal law, handling major criminal cases, first...

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Practice Areas

Payments & Fees

Payment Types

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Client Reviews

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Severely deflated my case, got me out of jail, and prevented imminent arrest. What more could you ask for?

Posted by: mark over 3 years ago.

I got blind-sided by an intense felony DV arrest in January 2011 and charged with some severe crimes. I didn't even know I broke any laws but it...

Thank You

Posted by: Sarah about 5 years ago.

In the beginning of this case I was facing a class B felony. With Mr. Platts expertise and knowledge my charge was dropped to a misdemeanor....
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Endorsements

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Patricia Halsell
Patricia Halsell

Seattle, WA

7 months ago

Relationship: Worked together on matter

I have worked closely with Craig Platt on numerous criminal defense cases dating back to 1984. He is meticulous and highly competent. I...
Michael S. Waddington
Michael Waddington

Evans, GA

10 months ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse Craig\. He is a highly skilled attorney that is well respected in the legal community.
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Résumé

License

1982 License Status: Active for the state of Washington.
Last updated by Avvo: 03/10/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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1990 – present

PLATT & BUESCHER

Education

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1981 Juris Doctorate in LAW

Stanford Law School

Awards

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2007 CERTIFICATE OF RECOGNITION FOR SERVICE

Washington Defender Association

Associations

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1990- present Member

Island County Bar Association


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Portfolio

Publications

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1980 THE RIGHT TO REFUSE NEUROLEPTIC TREATMENT FOR CIVILLY COMMITTED PATIENTS

ADDRESS TO AMERICAN ASSOC OF PSYCHIATRY ANNUAL CONFERENCE

Speaking Engagements

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2009 JURY SELECTION

at EFFECTIVE VOIR DIRE

2008 JURY SELECTION

at WHAT YOU CAN AND CANNOT DO IN VOIR DIRE AND JURY SELECTION

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