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My commitment in my practice is making my clients the focus of my representation.  I return phone calls.  I don't let emails sit for days or weeks before acknowledging them.  I treat others the way I would like to be treated.  My overhead is low, and I pass my smart financial decisions onto my clients.   


These may seem like obvious practice standards to abide by, but they are far too often ignored in the legal profession.  Trust between a client and his or her attorney is crucial to a succesful case and professional relationship, and the way I operate my practice is focused on developing this trust.  It's easy to say that I'm a dedicated, compassionate, and zealous advocate for my clients; my goal is to demonstrate these words by my actions, both in and out of the courtroom.  


Practice areas


  1. Criminal Defense: 75%
    5 years, 1 thousand cases
  2. Estate Planning: 15%
    5 years, 25 cases



Fixed (sometimes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

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Contact info

Zachary Hofstad, Attorney at Law

1605 Cooper Point Rd NW
Olympia, WA, 98502


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Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
AttorneyHofstad Law2015 - Present
Defense AttorneyThurston County Office Of Assigned Counsel2011 - 2014
AttorneyHofstad Law2010 - 2011
Visiting ProfessorHandong International Law School2009 - 2010
Association namePosition nameDuration
Thurston County Bar AssociationN/A2010 - Present
Washington State Bar AssociationN/A2008 - Present
Publication nameTitleDate
Mediterranean Journal of Human RightsA Call to Modify Ireland's Mental Health Act of 2001 to Conform with International Human Rights Law."2010
Regent Journal of International Law"Do Unalienable Rights Apply to All? Extreme Shari'a Law and how United States Foreign Policy Towards Iran and Afghanistan has Fueled its Spread."2008
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Regent University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2008
Northwest UniversityInternational StudiesBA - Bachelor of Arts2004