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About Me

I am a criminal defense attorney, practicing primarily in Pierce, King and Thurston Counties. I have successfully defended clients throughout western washington and central washington. Most of my cases are resolved via negotiations, however when negotiations fail, then I am willing to fight for my clients in trial.


Practice Areas


  1. Violent Crime: 50%
    20 years
  2. Criminal Defense: 20%
    20 years
  3. DUI & DWI: 20%
    20 years
  4. Speeding & Traffic Ticket: 10%
    20 years



Fixed (Always), Free Consultation (30 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

14 total 

  • Michael S. Waddington

    I endorse Ephraim. He is a highly skilled attorney that is well respected in the legal community.


    Michael Waddington Military Law Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Jeffrey B Goldman

    I highly endorse this lawyer. He is an exceptional trial attorney. He is respected by Judges and fellow advocates. I would recommend him to anyone who has been accused of commiting a crime.


    Jeffrey Goldman Immigration Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

233 St Helens Ave
Tacoma, WA, 98402-2581



Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
OwnerLaw Office of Ephraim W. Benjamin1995 - Present
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Tacoma Pierce County Bar AssociationMember1995 - Present
Washington State Bar AssociationMember1994 - Present
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Gonzaga University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1993
Marquette UniversityN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1989