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Andrew Robert Buffington

Andrew Robert Buffington

Practice areas:

Workers Compensation, Immigration

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About Me

Languages Spoken: Spanish

Practice Areas

Licensed since 2009

  1. Workers Compensation: 70%
  2. Immigration: 30%

Attorney Endorsements

2 total

  • Mark Magnus Larsson

    I've known Andrew for over 5 years and he is a truly amazing guy. If I ever have a question about immigration, I turn to him. It's a complex field that is constantly changing, but Andrew is one of the smartest attorney's I know and he is more than capable of handling the most complex cases. He is so positive and always seems to have a smile on his face. I refer him any clients that need immigration help because I know he will give them the best representation possible.

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    Mark Larsson Family Attorney
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    Mr. Buffington is a diligent and effective immigration attorney. He has very solid and broad knowledge about immigration law. I highly recommend him.

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    Ralph Hua Immigration Attorney
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Contact Info

Davies Pearson, P.C.

920 Fawcett Avenue
Tacoma, WA, 98402-5606

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
WAActive200907/06/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Washington Rising StarSuper Lawyers Magazine2015
Washington Rising StarSuper Lawyers Magazine2014

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
AssociateDavies Pearson, P.C.2009 - Present
VolunteerNorthwest Immigrant Rights Project2009 - Present
VolunteerU.S. Peace Corps (Guatemala)2002 - 2004

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Tacoma Community HousePresident - Board of Directors2015 - Present
Washington State Association for JusticeMember2014 - Present
Tacoma Community HouseBoard of Directors2011 - Present
Tacoma Center YMCA Advisory CouncilMember2011 - 2014
American Immigration Lawyers Association (Washington State chapter)Vice President, New Members' Division2011 - 2012
National Immigration ProjectMember2009 - Present
American Immigration Lawyers Association (Washington State chapter)Member2009 - Present
United States District Court for the Western District of WashingtonAdmitted2009 - Present
Tacoma Pierce County Bar AssociationMember2009 - Present
Washington State Bar AssociationMember2009 - Present
United States Peace CorpsVolunteer, Guatemala2002 - 2004

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Seattle University School of Lawcum laudeJD - Juris Doctor2009
University of Washington -SeattleN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts2002

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Kitsap County - Medical ProfessionalsThe How and Why of L&I2013
Lewis County - Medical ProfessionalsThe How and Why of L&I2012
Clallam County Bar Association CLEChanges in Workers' Comp: Tobin, Structured Settlements, and More2012
Lewis County Bar Association CLEChanges in Workers' Comp: Tobin, Structured Settlements, and More2011
Lewis County Bar Association CLEImmigration Law Basics2011
Clallam County Bar Association CLEImmigration Law Basics2011