Michael E Harbeson

Michael E Harbeson

DUI / DWI Attorney
Lakewood, WA




No Misconduct



Answers and Advice

49 questions answered.

About Me

With more than 18 years of experience, I will fully commit myself to your case, help you navigate through the complex legal system and educate you about the legal and practical options presented by your case.   Because I have extensive experience as both a prosecutor and defense attorney, I have a comprehensive knowledge of what the prosecution is likely to try in your case.  This allows me to...

Show more

Practice Areas

Payments & Fees

Payment Types

Cash, Check, Credit Card


Retainer (Always)

Client Reviews

Showing 2 of 7 client reviews

Fine representation in a complex DUI case

Posted by: Stewart over 1 year ago.

I retained Mr. Harbeson to represent my nephew, who is on active duty in the military, in a DUI and minor-in-possession case. The case was complex...

Best choice I ever made!

Posted by: a DUI client almost 3 years ago.

Michael Harbeson was recommended by a friend while I was getting pulled over. I called him right away and he took care of everything from there. He...
Show more


Showing 2 of 28 peer endorsements

Eric James Schurman
Eric Schurman

Seattle, WA

Almost 4 years ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I have known Mr. Harbeson professionally for many years and hold him in the highest regard. His skill, experience, and knowledge as a criminal...
Joseph B Cutter
Joseph Cutter

Tacoma, WA

Over 5 years ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse this lawyer's work. He is hard working and very pleasant to deal with. He is honest and always patient. He goes the extra mile for his clients
Show more



1996 License Status: Active for the state of Washington.
Last updated by Avvo: 02/13/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

Showing 1 of 7 job entries
2004 – present

Law Office of Michael E. Harbeson


Showing 1 of 2 degrees

1996 JD - Juris Doctor in Law

Gonzaga University School of Law


Showing 1 of 2 awards

2014 Top 100 DUI Attorneys

National Advocacy for DUI Defense


Showing 1 of 11 association entries

2015- present Member

National College of DUI Defense

Show more



Showing 1 of 1 publication

2011 Can the State Toxicology Lab Still Make Mistakes?

Continuing Legal Education Seminar publication

Speaking Engagements

Showing 1 of 1 occasion

2011 State Toxicology Lab

at CLE