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Joseph B Cutter

Joseph B Cutter

Practice areas:

DUI & DWI, Domestic Violence, Speeding & Traffic Ticket, Criminal Defense

About Me

I served in the United States Marine Corps an received Honorable Discharge from the Marine in 1995. I became an attorney in 2004 and have been practicing criminal Law ever since.  I enjoy helping people navigate their way throught a legal system that many deem broken.  I am committed to understanding the clients wants and needs.


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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2004

  1. Domestic Violence: 35%
    11 years, 1 thousand cases
  2. DUI & DWI: 35%
    11 years, 3 thousand cases
  3. Speeding & Traffic Ticket: 29%
    11 years, 3 thousand cases
  4. Criminal Defense: 1%
    11 years, 5 thousand cases



Fixed (Always)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

32 total 

  • David Christopher Mason

    I have know Jospeh and watched his work for a number of years now. He is thorough, effective and aggressive and provides his clients with effective protection and results.


    David Mason Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Dennis James Twichel

    I have known Joe for over ten years. He is a great lawyer! He works extremely hard for his clients and consistently obtains great results for them. I would highly recommend him to any of my friends or family.


    Dennis Twichel DUI & DWI Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info


1107 1/2 Tacoma Ave. S.
Tacoma, WA, 98402



Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Pro Bono Publico Service CommendationWashington State Bar Association2010
Pro Bono ServiceWashington State Bar Association, Civil Rights Law Section2009
Pro Bono Publico Service CommendationWashington State Bar Association2008
Pro Bono Publico Service CommendationWashington State Bar Association2007

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Senior AttorneyLaw Ofiice of Joseph B. Cutter2006 - Present
Trial AttorneyLaw offfice of Barbara A. Bowden2004 - 2006

Association NamePosition NameDuration
Washington Association of Criminal Defense AttorneysN/A2007 - Present
Tacoma Pierce County Bar AssociationMember2006 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember2004 - 2006

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Violation of No-Contact OrderNot Guilty

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Publication NameTitleDate
TKE YearlyHere and Now1999

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Regent University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2003
Coastal Carolina UniversityN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1999

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
What you need to Know About DUIDUI Defense2008