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MC Carthy & Causseaux

902 South 10th Street
Tacoma, WA, 98405


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Award nameGrantorDate granted
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-HubbellN/A
TrusteePierce County Bar AssociationN/A
Development awardKitsap countyN/A
Hearing Examiner AwardPierce countyN/A
Trustee AppreciationPierce county Bar AssociationN/A
Service AwardHearing Examiner AssociationN/A
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Hearing ExaminerUniversity Place2012 - Present
Hearing ExaminerEdgwood1998 - Present
Hearing ExaminerBonney Lake1996 - Present
Hearing ExaminerPacific1996 - Present
Hearing ExaminerYelm1993 - Present
Hearing ExaminerPierce County1992 - Present
Hearing ExaminerMilton1990 - Present
PartnerMcCarthy & Causseaux1977 - Present
Hearing ExaminerFederal Way1995 - 2006
Hearing ExaminerSumner1995 - 2012
Hearing ExaminerKitsap County1994 - 2004
Deputy Prosecuting Attorneypierce county1972 - 1977
Chief ProsecutorUnited States Army1968 - 1972
Law clerkUnited States District court Tenessee1968 - 1968
Association namePosition nameDuration
St. Mary's ParishBoard of Directors1999 - Present
Optimist Club PuyallupPresident1997 - Present
Visitation SchoolBoard of Directors1997 - Present
Northwest Waco Optimist Clublieutenant governor1995 - Present
Family counseling serviceBoard of Directors1994 - Present
WACAP Adoption AssociationBoard of Directors1992 - Present
Phi Delta Phimember1964 - 1968
Pierce County Bar AssociationTrusteeN/A
Washington State Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Tacoma Pierce County Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
University Place V McGwiredecision unanimously upheld by Washington State Supreme Court
HJS Inc. V Pierce Countyupheld by Washington State Supreme Court
Abbey Road v Bonney lakeupheld by Washington State Supreme Court
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Publication nameTitleDate
Perce county barHearing examiner rule for Pierce CountyN/A
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Tennessee College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1967
University of Tennessee, Knoxville (main)HistoryBS - Bachelor of Science1965
United States Military court of AppealsN/ALicensed to practiceN/A
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
hearing's examiner conferenceland useN/A
CLELand useN/A
CLELand useN/A
CLELand UseN/A
CLELand UseN/A
CLEMilitary retirement benefitN/A
CLEMilitary retirement benefitN/A