Christopher R Carney

Christopher R Carney

Civil Rights Attorney

Seattle, WA





No Misconduct


English , Spanish

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About Me

My practice is focused on civil rights and personal injury litigation as well as criminal defense; protecting the rights of individuals.


I have extensive, successful courtroom experience and I have been lead counsel for over 75 trials in Washington State and Federal courts.

Practice Areas

Payments & Fees

Payment Types

Cash, Check


Contingent (33%-40%), Hourly ($200-$350/hour)

Client Reviews

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Extremely effective and creative attorney

Posted by: a Personal Injury client over 1 year ago.

I hired Chris to assist me with a personal injury case after I was injured in a car crash. Chris handled my case with a great deal of sensitivity,...

Chris operates with the utmost integrity, dedication and respect.

Posted by: Marshall almost 3 years ago.

In 2009 I was indicted on Federal charges including conspiracy, distribution and delivery of controlled substances. I will always be grateful to Mr....
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Showing 2 of 16 peer endorsements

Brian James Todd
Brian Todd

Seattle, WA

8 months ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse this lawyer. I have seen Chris at work in many different situations and he is always one to step up for his clients and make sure that they...
Joseph Halder Marshall
Joseph Marshall

Bothell, WA

Over 1 year ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Chris Carney fought hard for his clients when we worked together as public defenders and I am not surprised to see he is still an outstanding...
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2000 License Status: Active for the state of Washington.
Last updated by Avvo: 07/03/2014
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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2006 – 2007

Carney Badley Spellman, PS


Showing 1 of 2 degrees

2000 Juris Doctor in

University of Washington School of Law


Showing 1 of 3 association entries

Washington Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers

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Showing 2 of 2 publications

2007 Suing the City over Police Brutality

The Stranger

2007 Woman sues county over giving birth in jail

Seattle PI

Speaking Engagements

Showing 2 of 7 occasions

2013 Police misconduct

at Police Liability in Washington

2011 Police brutality lawsuit

at Dori Monson radio show

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