Josephine C Townsend

Josephine C Townsend

Criminal Defense Attorney
Vancouver, WA




No Misconduct

Answers and Advice

87 questions answered.

About Me

Justice is important to everyone. No matter what type of legal issue you are presented with, find a lawyer that will listen to you, your needs and will spend the time to explain what can be a difficult process. --- I work in Administrative Law most of the time, but I try to fit in some family law and personal injury law into my practice. I use a sliding scale for my clients and I believe...

Show more

Practice Areas

Payments & Fees

Payment Types

Cash, Check, Credit Card


Contingent (25%), Free Consultation (60 minutes), Hourly ($150-$300/hour)

Client Reviews

Showing 2 of 26 client reviews

Pro-Serv Process Serving, Inc. V. Accounts Receivable,.Inc.

Posted by: Connie 3 days ago.

Josephine Townsend is the best attorney I've had the pleasure to work worth. She was diligent, persistent, trustworthy, caring and reassuring. I can'...

You Want This One On Your Side

Posted by: Linsi 3 months ago.

Josephine Townsend truly saved my Fiances life, and both myself and my Fiance will forever be in debt to her. In April of 2013, my life took a turn...
Show more


Showing 2 of 9 peer endorsements

Sean Cleary
Sean Cleary

Miami, FL

10 months ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse this lawyer. An extremely talented and well respected attorney in the legal community.
Andrew William Wheeler
Andrew Wheeler

Vancouver, WA

Over 1 year ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

As a former DOL Hearings Officer Josie is one of the best resources I know for assistance with the ins and outs of the Department of Licensing. Both...
Show more



2007 License Status: Active for the state of Oregon.
Last updated by Avvo: 03/12/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

Showing 1 of 5 job entries
2006 – present

Washington State Department of Licensing


Showing 1 of 3 degrees

2001 JD - Juris Doctor in Law

University College of Law, Syracuse


Showing 1 of 2 awards

2003 Outstanding Leadership Award

City of Vancouver


Showing 1 of 4 association entries

2002- 2007 Mock trial facilitator

Clark County Bar Association

Show more



Showing 2 of 3 publications

2006 The Silence of Sexual Harassment

Law & Order

2006 Criminal Section Newsletter

Criminal Section Newsletter

Speaking Engagements

Showing 2 of 4 occasions

2007 Employment Law and Legislative Issues

at SHRM Training

2007 Department of Licensing Administrative Hearings

at Department of Licensing Hearings

Show more