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David Robert Frankel

David Robert Frankel

Practice areas:

Business, Intellectual Property, International Law, Corporate & Incorporation

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1982

  1. Business: 50%
    32 years
  2. Intellectual Property: 25%
    32 years
  3. International Law: 15%
    32 years
  4. Corporate & Incorporation: 10%
    32 years

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Contact Info

The Law Office of David R. Frankel

2401 41st Ave E Suite 309
Seattle, WA, 98112-2501




Professional Misconduct

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Avvo Contributions

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Award NameGrantorDate Granted
AV Preeminent RatedMartindale-Hubbell2015
AV Preeminent RatedMartindale-Hubbell2014
AV Preeminent RatedMartindale-Hubbell2013
AV Preeminent RatedMartindale-Hubbell2012
AV Preeminent RatedMartindale-Hubbell2011
AV Preeminent RatedMartindale-Hubbell2010
AV Preeminent RatedMartindale-Hubbell2009
AV Preeminent RatedMartindale-Hubbell2008
AV Preeminent RatedMartindale-Hubbell2007
AV Preeminent RatedMartindale-Hubbell2006
AV Preeminent RatedMartindale-Hubbell2005
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AV Preeminent RatedMartindale-Hubbell1999
AV Preeminent RatedMartindale-Hubbell1990
The School Scholar in International LawThe London School of Economics and Political Science1982

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
Principal AttorneyThe Law Office of David R. Frankel2005 - Present
Corporate CounselMicrosoft Corporation, Legal & Corporate Affairs1999 - 2005
Principal AttorneyThe Law Office of David R. Frankel1989 - 1999


Association NamePosition NameDuration
University of Washington School of LawAdjunct Professor2010 - Present
Washington Lawyers for SustainabilityPresident2009 - Present
World Trade Club of SeattlePresident1992 - 1993
Washington State Bar Association, International Practice SectionExecutive Committee1991 - 1994
University of Puget Sound School of LawAdjunct Professor1990 - 1991


Publication NameTitleDate
Washington State Bar NewsSustainability and Law: Introducing Washington Lawyers for Sustainability2012
King County Bar BulletinProgress and Sustainability: Role in Our Future2012
8 Ecology Law Quarterly 790Energy Law and the Environment: Nuclear Waste Management1980


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
UC Berkeley SOL Boalt HallLawlaw1981
Yale UnivN/AundergraduateN/A

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Sustainability and the Law: Making Sustainabilty Legal, Economically Viable, and Socially JustGiving Legal Substance to Sustainability2012
Wrestling with Legal and Business Issues While Striving for Sustainability:Legal and Business Issues in Sustainability2009