Stephen D Trinen

Also known as Stephen Trinen, Steve Trinen

Stephen D Trinen

Appeals Lawyer

Tacoma, WA





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About Me

I am a Deputy Prosecuting Attorney working in the office of the Pierce County Prosecuting Attorney. My duties there have included: 2008- Present Felony Appeals and Personal Restraint Petitions (PRPs). I have filed briefs or responses (PRPs) in over 150 cases, including numerous murder cases as well as many other high level cases. I have argued before the Washington Supreme Court several...

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Practice Areas

Payments & Fees


Fixed (Always), Pro Bono (1%)

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Jae H So
Jae So

Seattle, WA

About 1 year ago

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I endorse this lawyer.
Douglas Jay Lineberry
Douglas Lineberry

Gig Harbor, WA

About 4 years ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

It's my pleasure to provide an endorsement for Steve. He's very insightful, analytical and diligent in his work. I've known him for many years and...
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2001 License Status: Active for the state of Washington.
Last updated by Avvo: 10/03/2014
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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1998 – 1999

Seattle University School of Law


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1999 JD - Juris Doctor in Law

Seattle University School of Law


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2010 Letter of Appreciation

Washington Association of Prosecuting Attorneys


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2008- present Member

Tacoma Pierce County Bar Association

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Speaking Engagements

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2012 Law of Search and Seizure

at In-Service Training

2012 What is an Appeal?

at Community Law Enforcement Academy

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