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Shawn B Alexander
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Shawn B Alexander

also known as Shawn Alexander

Practice areas:

Real Estate, Business, Contracts & Agreements, Speeding & Traffic Ticket, General Practice

About Me

I practice law in San Juan and Whatcom County. Cases Accepted in: Real Estate, Land Use, Environmental Law, Business, Commercial law, Contracts, and Collections.
I refer to others cases in; criminal, family law, or personal injury.

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2000

  1. Real Estate: 40%
    15 years
  2. Business: 35%
    15 years
  3. Contracts & Agreements: 15%
    15 years
  4. General Practice: 5%
  5. Speeding & Traffic Ticket: 5%
    15 years

Payment

Fees:

Hourly ($250/hour), Fixed (Sometimes), Free Consultation (10 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check

Attorney Endorsements

147 total 

  • Jonathan David Rands

    Shawn is a highly respected practitioner by not only his fellow attorneys in his practice areas, but more importantly his clients. If you have any need for an excellent attorney in Real Estate, Land Use, Environmental Law, Business, Commercial law, Contracts, and Collections, call Shawn first

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    Jonathan Rands DUI & DWI Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Kathleen Jane Marshall

    Shawn amazes me with his ability to cut through the "window dressing" and get straight to the issue at hand. This skill permits him to deal with complex cases quickly, efficiently, and cost-effectively. I highly endorse him!

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    Kathleen Marshall Divorce & Separation Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Shawn Alexander Attorney-at-Law

Po Box 359
Olga, WA, 98279-0359

Shawn Alexander Attorney-at-Law

1400 King Street, B-105
(by appointment only)
Bellingham, WA, 98226

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Resume

License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
WAActive200007/06/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers

Awards

Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Top ContributorAvvo.com2015
Client' ChoiceAvvo.com2014
Pro Bono Publico Service CommendationWashington State Bar Association2013
Top Contributor AwardAvvo.com2013
Client's Choice AwardAvvo.com2013
Pro Bono Publico Service CommendationWashington State Bar Association2012
Pro Bono Publico Service CommendationWashington State Bar Association2011
Pro Bono Publico Service CommendationWashington State Bar Association2010
Pro Bono Publico Service CommendationWashington State Bar Association2009
Pro Bono Publico Service CommendationWashington State Bar Association2008
Pro Bono Publico Service CommendationWashington State Bar Association2007
Pro Bono Publico Service CommendationWashington State Bar Association2004
National Dean's ListPhi Theta Kappa1996
Thomas Henry Huxley AwardHuxley College of Envirnmental Studies1996
Forklift Safety & Accident PreventionWashington State Department of Labor & Industries1989
Energy Efficient Resdential ConstructionEnergy Business Association of Washington1985
Shelter Survey TechnicianFederal Emergency Managment Agency1982
Certified Engineering TechnicianNational Institue for the Certicifcation of Engineering Technicians1982
Certified Concrete Field Testing TechnicianNational Ready Mixed Concrete Association1981
Traffic Flagging CourseWashington State Department of Labor & Industries1980

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
AttorneyCascade Creditor's Service2009 - Present
PrincipalShawn Alexander Attorney at Law2000 - Present
Contract AttorneyAdvanced Financial Services2000 - 2009
Combat EngineerWashington Army National Guard1977 - 1983

Associations

Association NamePosition NameDuration
San Juan County Bar AssociationMember2013 - Present
Lummi Tribal Bar AssociationAttorney Member2011 - Present
Washington State Bar AssociationAttorney and Counselor at Law2000 - Present
Phi Alpha DeltaMarshall1996 - 2000
Phi Kappa PhiMember1995 - Present

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
Gary Griggs,holly Griggs,& Timothy O'Marra, Apps.Sucessful Appeal
Traffic TicketDismissal
Writ of ReplevinSuccessful

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Publications

Publication NameTitleDate
What will Make You HappyWhat will Make You Happy2009

Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Seattle University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1999
Western Washington UniversityEnvironmental SciencesBS - Bachelor of Science1996
Whatcom Community CollegeN/AA.A.S.1994
Skagit Valley CollegeCivil EngineeringA.T.A1982

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Money Smart WeekDIY Wills & Estate Planning2013
KJR 95.7 FMLegal Commentary2013