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Brian Matthew King

Brian Matthew King

Practice areas:

Litigation, Banking, Business, Construction & Development

Practice Areas

Licensed since 1998

  1. Litigation: 40%
  2. Banking: 25%
    13 years
  3. Business: 20%
    15 years
  4. Construction & Development: 15%
    15 years


Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

4 total 

  • Philip Matthew deMaine

    Brian is an exceptional attorney who diligently represents his clients. His particular expertise in commercial litigation and consumer protection matters is unparalleled. I have referred several clients to Brian in the past and will continue doing so in the future.


    Philip deMaine Medical Malpractice Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Peter John Kesling

    I have worked on the other side of several cases with Mr. King. He is exceptional in character and in skill. I endorse him highly.


    Peter Kesling Bankruptcy & Debt Attorney
    Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

Contact Info

Davies Pearson, P.C.

920 Fawcett Avenue
Tacoma, WA, 98402-5606



Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Recipient of CALI Award for Excellence: Constitutional LawCenter for Computer-Assisted Legal Instruction1996

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
ShareholderDavies Pearson, P.C.2008 - Present
Associate AttorneyDavies Pearson, P.C.2002 - 2007
Associate AttorneySampson & Wilson, Inc., PS2001 - 2002
Associate AttorneyReinisch Mackenzie, PC1999 - 2001
Judicial AssistantPierce County Superior Court, Honorable Frederick B. Hayes (Ret.)1999 - 1999

Association NamePosition NameDuration
WSBA Creditor-Debtor SectionMember2012 - Present
Tacoma Community College FoundationOfficer/Board Member2011 - Present
Puyallup Tribal CourtAdmitted2010 - Present
National Association of Dealer CounselMember2005 - Present
United States District Court for the Western District of WashingtonAdmitted2002 - Present
Davies Pearson, P.C. Automobile Dealers Newsletter (Quarterly)Contributing Editor2002 - Present
Tacoma-Pierce County Bar AssociationMember2001 - Present
Washington State Bar AssociationMember1999 - Present
Oregon State Bar AssociationMember1998 - Present

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Benoit v. CarlsonCourt of Appeals Affirmed Dismissal of Action
Kitsap Bank v. DenleyDismissed on summary judgment with award of attorney fees and costs

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Publication NameTitleDate
Davies Pearson Automotive Dealer Update PublicationVarious Articles Addressing Issues Important to Motor Vehicle DealersN/A

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Willamette University College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1998
Washington State UniversityN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1994

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
2014 Northwest Dealership SeminarRegulatory Compliance2014
2014 Franchise Law UpdateEffective Strategies for Dealing with Manufacturers2014
WSIADA WorkshopTrends in Dealer Advertising and Compliance2012
WSIADA SeminarEffective Practices in Avoiding Consumer Disputes2012
WSIADA Annual ConventionRecent Trends in Dealer Law2011
WSADA Annual Title WorkshopRecent Trends in Dealer Law2011
WSADA Annual Title WorkshopAutomobile Dealers' Rules and Regulations2007
National Association of Credit Managers ConferenceEffective Collection Practices2003