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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Solved my case against a boarding facility.

Posted by: Day 5 months ago.

What a blessing this man is. My cat was severely neglected at a boarding facility and to top it off they wanted to overcharge me additional money...


Posted by: Mark 5 months ago.

If you love your dog(s) and feel you have been unjustly ticketed or party to an action that you must defend yourself or your pets, this is your atty....
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Showing 2 of 13 peer endorsements

Anita L Redline
Anita Redline

Edmonds, WA

About 2 months ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I really like Adam. He is one of the most zealous attorneys who loves animals. Adam knows no bounds when it comes to hounds. Okay maybe a bit...
David Simmons Roth
David Roth

Seattle, WA

5 months ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse this lawyer. Adam is a zealous advocate and a nationally recognized authority in animal rights. He is compassionate and committed, and an...
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2012 License Status: Authorized to practice law for the state of Idaho.
Last updated by Avvo: 01/02/2015
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


Showing 1 of 3 degrees

2000 MS - Masters in Statistics

University of Washington -Seattle


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2012 Excellence in the Advancement of Animal Law

American Bar Association


Showing 1 of 7 association entries

2004- present Vice-chair

American Bar Association's Animal Law Committee

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Showing 2 of 14 publications

2014 Proof in Animal Custody Disputes, 141 Am.Jur.3d 349 (2014)

Thomson Reuters

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

American Legal Reports, 90 ALR 6th 385

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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