Lenell Rae Nussbaum

Lenell Rae Nussbaum

Criminal Defense Attorney
Seattle, WA




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About Me

I provide personal, hand-crafted, quietly ferocious representation for clients, whether they are accused, convicted, or victims of a crime. I represent clients during investigations as well as in trials, appeals, and post-conviction proceedings. No crime is too large or too small, too petty or too ugly. Please call me so we can discuss what you need.

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Client Reviews

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Very skilled, professional attorney

Posted by: April almost 4 years ago.

Lenell represented me in an appeal case. She has a wealth of experience and knowledge. She seems to be well connected and well liked by her colleages....

Superlatives Do Not Do Justice for Lenell Nussbaum's Talents

Posted by: a Criminal Defense client over 4 years ago.

I am a lawyer. I never dreamed I'd be the client of a criminal defense attorney ..... until I was falsely accused by the police of committing a...
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Showing 2 of 7 peer endorsements

Travis David Stearns
Travis Stearns

Seattle, WA

3 months ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Lenell is a fabulous attorney. This year she took on the question of whether youth should be sentenced to life without parole when charged as adults....
Luke Edward Baumgarten
Luke Baumgarten

Pullman, WA

11 months ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Ms. Nussbaum and I are members of Washington Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers. I have had the pleasure of dealing with Ms. Nussbaum through...
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1980 License Status: Active for the state of Washington.
Last updated by Avvo: 01/03/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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1985 – 1985

Seattle-King County Public Defender Association


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1980 JD - Juris Doctor in Law

University of Michigan Law School


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2014 Pro Bono Honoree

Columbia Legal Services


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1988- present Member

Washington Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers

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Showing 2 of 2 publications

2006 Using Blakely: Limiting the Aggravating Factors

Defense, Washington Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers

2005 Sentencing in Washington after Blakely v. Washington

Federal Sentencing Reporter

Speaking Engagements

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2014 Trial Skills for Criminal Defense Lawyers

at Office of Public Defense Trial Skills Workshop

2013 Trial Skills for Criminal Defense Lawyers

at Washington Defender Association Trial Skills Workshop

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