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Beverly Grant

Practice areas:

Sexual Harassment, Discrimination, Employment & Labor, Civil Rights, Car Accidents, Business

Practice Areas

Licensed since 1978

  1. Sexual Harassment: 40%
  2. Discrimination: 20%
    37 years, 500 cases
  3. Employment & Labor: 15%
    37 years, 200 cases
  4. Car Accidents: 10%
    37 years, 100 cases
  5. Other: 15%
  6. More 

Payment

Fees:

Free Consultation (30 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

5 total 

  • Rosanne Nowak Buckner

    I endorse this lawyer. She has many years of experience as a trial lawyer and judge. Her legal knowledge is superb and her judgment very sound. She is very active in her community and easy to talk to especially about legal issues.

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    Rosanne Buckner Mediation Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Kim A. Hann

    I endorse this lawyer. Bev has had an impressive career and gained a wealth of knowledge. I am eternally grateful for her willingness to share her knowledge with me in my pursuit of becoming an attorney.

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    Kim Hann Probate Attorney
    Relationship: Friend

Contact Info

Beverly Grant Law Firm, P.S.

3929 Bridgeport Way West, Ste. 208
University Place, WA, 98464

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License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
CAActive199005/25/2015
WAActive197807/05/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

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Awards

Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Community Service AwardAllen A.M.E. Church in Tacoma, WA2012
Woman Pioneer AwardLoren Miller Bar Association2011
Woman of the Year;Seattle University School of Law2004
AV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2003
Labor LawBest Lawyers in America1986

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
currently ret'd as a Superior Court JudgeSuperior Court Pierce County2003 - 2013
PartnerGrant & Grant Attorneys1997 - 2003
Attorney Los Angeles, CA. downtownLaw Offices of Beverly Grant & Associates1992 - 1997
Of CounselDavies Pearson, PC1988 - 1992
AttorneyLaw Offices of Beverly Johnson & Assoc1983 - 1988
AttorneyMcGavick, Burgess, Heller et al1980 - 1983
Senior Law ClerkUnited States District Court Western District1978 - 1980
Juvenile DivisionKing County Public Defenders1978 - 1978
Law Clerk- DSHSState Of Washington, Attorney General1976 - 1978
Law Clerk- Higher Education DivisionWashington State Attorney Gerneral1975 - 1976
Legal InternPacific Northwest Bell Telephone Company1975 - 1975

Associations

Association NamePosition NameDuration
National Employment Lawyers AssociationMember1991 - 1996
State Bar of CaliforniaPresenter1990 - Present
Washington Employment Lawyers AssociationBoard Member, Presenter1985 - 2003
Washington State Trial Lawyers AssociationPresenter, Board Member1985 - 2003
American Trial Lawyers AssociationBoard member, presenter1985 - 1998
Washington State Bar AssociationPresenter1978 - Present

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
Paty v. Puget Sound National BankJury award of $600,000(later reduced on appeal) Largest award at the time in the state for a single plaintiff who had been sexually harassed.
Lizee v State of Washington, DSHS et alCase settled for nearly $800,000. CEO & Green were fired.
ROBERT LARSEN AUTOMOTIVE GROUP$1.15 million to plaintiffs plus an additional $750,000 set aside for potential claims

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Publications

Publication NameTitleDate
National Business InstituteStudent Surveys: Do's and Don'ts unter the Protection of Pupil Rights Amendment (PPRA)2013
American Jurisprudence TrialsSexual Harassment in the Workplace1986

Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Nevada-RenoN/ACertified Mediator2008
University of Washington School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1976
University of WashingtonPolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts1973
University of Nevada-RenoLawMasters in Judicial Studies pendingN/A

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Washington State Bar Association, Labor and Employment Law SectionRacial Profiling2000
Legal Issues in the Entertainment IndustrySexual Harassment in the Entertainment Industry1993
ATLA Winter Conference 1985Sexual Harassment1985