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Pier Petersen

Practice areas:

Civil Rights, Criminal Defense

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2009

  1. Criminal Defense: 50%
  2. Civil Rights: 50%

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Contact Info

203 E. 4th Ave.
Ste. 313
Olympia, WA, 98501



ILNot Authorized To Practice Law201108/17/2015

Professional Misconduct

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Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
Pro Bono AttorneyNorthwest Immigrant Rights Project2013 - Present
AttorneyLoevy & Loevy2010 - 2012
AttorneyAlternate Public Defender2010 - 2010
Summer AssociateHeller Ehrman2008 - 2008


Association NamePosition NameDuration
Washington Defender AssociationMember2013 - Present
United States District Court for the Northern District of IndianaAdmitted to Practice2011 - Present
Seventh Circuit Court of AppealsAdmitted to Practice2011 - Present
United States District Court for the Southern District of IndianaAdmitted to Practice2011 - Present
United States District Court for the Northern District of IllinoisAdmitted to Practice2010 - Present
Washington State Bar AssociationMember2009 - Present

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
Booker v. City of ChicagoSettlement
Bell v. Village of StreamwoodSettlement
Triplett v. City of ChicagoSettlement

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Publication NameTitleDate
Police Misconduct and Civil Rights Law ReportSettlements You Can't Sign: Ethical Implications of Chicago's Machinery of Denial (co-author)2009
Civil Rights Litigation and Attorney Fees Annual HandbookA Crack in the Wall of Denial: Challenging Chicago's Unethical Settlement Practices (co-author)2009


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Chicago Law SchoolN/AJ.D.2009
University of ChicagoHistoryBA - Bachelor of Arts1998