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Deanna L. Dawson

Deanna L. Dawson

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1994

  1. Government: 100%

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Contact Info

Suburban Cities Association

6300 Southcenter Blvd, Suite 206
Tukwila, WA, 98188

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
WAActive199406/11/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Making a Difference for Women AwardSoroptimist International of Sno-King2006
Member of the YearWashington Women Lawyers, Snohomish County Chapter2005
Member of the YearWashington Women Lawyers, Snohomish County Chapter2002

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Executive DirectorSuburban Cities Association2011 - Present
Director of Federal Affairs & Diversity InitiativesJustice at Stake2009 - 2011
Executive DirectorSnohomish County2006 - 2008
AttorneyThe Law Offices of Deanna Dawson2005 - 2006
AttorneyTeamChild2005 - 2005
City CouncilmemberCity of Edmonds2001 - 2008
Staff AttorneyWashington State Court of Appeals, Division One2000 - 2004
Judge pro temporeCourts in King and Snohomish County1998 - 2006
AttorneyMerrick, Hofstedt, & Lindsey1998 - 2000
AttorneySnohomish County Public Defender Association1995 - 1998

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Community TransitBoard Member2008 - Present
Sound TransitBoard Member2008 - Present
TeamChildBoard Member2005 - Present
Association of Snohomish County Cities and TownsPresident2005 - 2005
Washington Women Lawyers, Snohomish County ChapterPresident2004 - 2006
Legislative Committee, Washington State Bar AssociationMember2003 - Present
Washington Women LawyersBoard Member2002 - 2007
Snohomish County Bar AssociationN/A1995 - 2007
Washington State Bar AssociationN/A1994 - Present

Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
Washington Motor Vehicle Accident Deskbook (Wash. St. Bar Assoc. 2d ed. 2001)Accidents Involving Motorcycles, Buses, Rental Cars, Bicycles, and Other ‘Specialized’ Vehicles2001

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Washington School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1994
Vassar CollegePhilosophyBA - Bachelor of Arts1991

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Washington Workforce Association Conference — Building the World’s Best WorkforceThe Impact of Workforce Development Councils on the Local Economy2006
Leadership Snohomish CountyAn Overview of Public Safety in Snohomish County2006
Washington Women Lawyers CLE — Show Me the Money: Collection of Debts and JudgmentsEthical Considerations in the Collection of Attorney Fees2005
Seattle University Law School/King County Washington Women Lawyers "Pearls of Wisdom" Lecture SeriesThe Importance of Mentoring2004
University of Washington School of Law/Washington Women Lawyers Panel DiscussionAlternative Legal Practices in a Down Economy2003
Washington Women Lawyers, Snohomish County Chapter, Continuing Legal Education Seminar — District Court PracticeAn Overview of District Courts2002