John Peterson

Also known as Jack

John Peterson

Criminal Defense Attorney

Vancouver, WA





No Misconduct



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5 questions answered.

About Me

I have been a resident of the Pacific Northwest since 2004 whenI moved to Portland, Oregon to attend Lewis Clark Law School. During law school,I worked for the Multnomah County District Attorney's Office and the United States Attorney's Office in Portland, Oregon. After law school, I worked for Safeco Insurance Company in defending personal injury claims. In 2007, I was hired at the Clark...

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Practice Areas

Payments & Fees

Payment Types

Cash, Check, Credit Card


Contingent (33%-40%), Fixed (Always), Free Consultation (30 minutes)

Client Reviews

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Best Decision to Hire Jack

Posted by: Nabil 5 months ago.

Got a ticket on near Vancouver freeway on my way back to Seattle. Jack took care of everything, absolutely worth your money. I refer my fam and...

Jack is dependable, honest, and WORTH it.

Posted by: a Criminal Defense client 5 months ago.

I went to Jack after doing thorough research, and reading glowing reviews. Not only was Jack personable, but he was also straightforward and...
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Michael S. Waddington
Michael Waddington

Evans, GA

3 months ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse John. He is a highly skilled attorney that is well respected in the legal community.
Andrew Dinh Lawhon
Andrew Lawhon

Vancouver, WA

9 months ago

Relationship: Worked together on matter

I first met Mr. Peterson when we were prosecutors together. I know him to be a zealous advocate for his clients and a proven trial attorney. I...
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2006 License Status: Active for the state of Washington.
Last updated by Avvo: 08/03/2014
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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2011 – present

Jack Peterson, Attorney at Law, P.C.


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2006 JD - Juris Doctor in Law

Lewis & Clark Law School


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2006- present Member

Washington State Bar Association

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Showing 2 of 2 publications

2006 Exceptions to Employment Division v. Smith: A Need for Change

Lewis and Clark Law Review

2006 CERCLA Choice-of-Law: Insurers' Attempts to Escape Their Own Quagmires

Environment Law