Miren C. First is the principal and founder of First Law, PLLC, a boutique law firm that offers its clients individualized attention. Litigation is a complicated process that requires the knowledge of an experienced litigator. As a former prosecutor and a civil defense attorney, Mirén is a skilled litigator that keenly advocates on behalf of her clients to achieve the desired goal.
Mirén knows the legal system can be daunting. She prides herself in her ability to educate her clients and help them feel comfortable throughout every stage of the litigation process. At First Law, PLLC, you are never alone.
Areas of expertise include personal injury, criminal defense and infractions. In addition to her native English, Mirén is fluent in Spanish and Basque. For a free initial consultation regarding your case contact First Law, PLLC, today. Help is only a phone call away.
Languages spoken: Spanish
Contingent (33-40%), Fixed (sometimes), Free consultation (30 minutes)
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Miren was opposing counsel on a case of mine, and I highly respect her. While always courteous and professional, she was a fierce and thorough litigator in advocating for her client. I hope to have Miren as opposing counsel on future cases.
Bryan Prince-Olsen Personal Injury Attorney
Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter
I have known Miren for several years, since 1997 when we both worked in the same law firm. I know her to be an incredibly smart advocate who consistently gets very good results for her clients. I would refer civil cases to her with absolute confidence.
Jesse Cantor Federal Crime Attorney
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Rising Star||Washington Law & Politics Magazine||2007|
|National Moot Court, Top Oralist Finalist||McGeorge School of Law||1995|
|Attorney||Keller Rohrback, LLP||2013 - Present|
|Principal||First Law, PLLC||2011 - Present|
|Director||Wilson Smith Cochran Dickerson||2002 - 2010|
|Deputy Prosecuting Attorney||Skagit County Prosecutor's Office||1998 - 2002|
|Associate||Law Office||1996 - 1998|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|Washington State Association for Justice||Member||2011 - Present|
|Mother Attorneys Mentoring Association of Seattle||Board of Directors||2011 - Present|
|Washington State Bar Association||Member||1996 - Present|
|National Moot Court||Board of Directors||1995 - 1996|
|Litigation News||The Admissibility of Defense Experts' Opinions of Other 'Possible' Causes of Plaintiff's Injuries Based on Less than a Reasonable Degree of Medical Certainty||2010|
|McGeorge School of Law, University of the Pacific||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||1996|
|University of California - San Diego||Political Science||BA - Bachelor of Arts cum laude||1992|
|Avoiding Pitfalls of Discovery||Discovery from a (Former) Defense Perspective: How You May Be Making Your Life and Your Client's Case More Difficult||2012|