Adam Phillip Karp

Adam Phillip Karp

Animal Law Attorney

Bellingham, WA





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About Me

  Mr. Karp exclusively practices animal law throughout the states of  Washington, Oregon, and Idaho. Having graduated from  Gonzaga University with a B.A. Honors, and University of Washington with a J.D. and M.S. in statistics, this is his sixteenth year actively  practicing law. He estimates having evaluated and/or handled over 3500 animal law cases to date. Mr. Karp founded and served as...

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Client Reviews

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Adam Karp: an incredible animal rights advocate attorney and amazing human being

Posted by: Stephanie 6 days ago.

I spoke with Mr Karp last year regarding the death of my beloved dog as a result of veterinary malpractice. During my first conversation about my...

Adam Karp; Your Pet's greatest advocate and a GREAT HUMANITARIAN!

Posted by: Gary 11 days ago.

When our 6 month old miniature labordddle Puppy was shot we had no idea where to turn who how to get help. At the time we just prayed the puppy...
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Showing 2 of 9 peer endorsements

Dane Johnson
Dane Johnson

Portland, OR

6 months ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Adam is a leading light in the practice of animal law. He is a an expert attorney and a zealous advocate dedicated to his clients and the rights and...
Michael Montgomery
Michael Montgomery

Olympia, WA

About 1 year ago

Relationship: Worked together on matter

I was able to co-counsel with Adam on a matter not long ago. From this experience I highly recommend him. He was professional and prepared and put...
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2012 License Status: Authorized to practice law for the state of Idaho.
Last updated by Avvo: 07/02/2014
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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2004 – present

University of Washington School of Law


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2000 MS - Masters in Statistics

University of Washington -Seattle


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2012 Excellence in the Advancement of Animal Law

American Bar Association


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2004- present Vice-chair

American Bar Association's Animal Law Committee

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Showing 2 of 13 publications

2013 Power of Private Citizen to Institute Criminal Proceedings without Authorization or Approval by Prosecuting Authority

American Legal Reports, 90 ALR 6th 385

2012 Litigation Concerning Veterinary Malpractice

123 Am.Jur. Trials 305

Speaking Engagements

Showing 2 of 25 occasions

2014 Developing Strands in Charlotte's Web: 2012-2013 Animal Law Update

at 11th Annual WSBA Animal Law Section CLE

2013 The Law of Euthanasia

at Animal Law Seminar

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