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About Me

Loren S. Etengoff is a Vancouver based personal injury Attorney serving S.W. Washington residents.

Loren has always had a passion for helping people. For the last 20 years his practice has emphasized helping injured people and fighting insurance companies.

Attended East and West Coast Universities

Loren grew up on the East Coast, where he graduated from the State University of New York at Buffalo. He attended Gonzaga University School of Law located in Spokane, Washington where he graduated with honors in 1980. While he was attending Law school Loren fell in love with the Pacific Northwest, and after graduating, decided to make the Pacific Northwest his home.

Loren has been in practice since 1980

In 1982 Loren moved to Vancouver to join the firm of a law school friend. Loren served as a partner in this firm until June 2006 when he opened his own practice.

Active member of the Washington State Trial Lawyers Association

Loren has been, and continues to be an active member of the Washington State Trial Lawyers Association. He also served Loren served on the Washington State Trial Lawyers Board of Governors, on the membership, and development committees. He is very proud of these positions because the Washington State Trial Lawyers Association is dedicated to preserving the constitutional right to trial by jury, and champions the cause of those who deserve redress for injuries to their person, property, or civil rights.

In September 2008 Mr. Etengoff was elected the new governor from the third congressional district of the Washington State Bar Association (WSBA). The WSBA is part of the judicial branch, exercising a governmental function authorized by the Washington State Supreme Court to license the state's 32,600 lawyers. The WSBA both regulates lawyers under the authority of the Court and serves its members as a professional association --- all without public funding.

Loren is also a member of the Association of Trial Lawyers of America, Washington State Bar Loren is a soccer coach and playerAssociation and the Clark County Bar Association.

Involved in the Community

Loren lives in the Vancouver area with his wife, and children. He is very involved in the community. He is a past board member of the Evergreen School District Foundation.

He loves to play soccer, and has for years managed and coached both youth and adult soccer teams, while serving on the board of the Evergreen Soccer Club, and Clark County Youth Soccer Federation.


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Practice Areas


  1. Car Accidents: 32%
    34 years
  2. Motorcycle Accident: 32%
    34 years
  3. Wrongful Death: 31%
  4. Animal & Dog Bites: 5%



Contingent (25-33%)

Attorney Endorsements

6 total 

  • William Kennard Thayer

    Excellent attorney. I endorse this lawyer.


    William Thayer Personal Injury Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Robert Charles Russell

    I endorse this lawyer.


    Robert Russell Bankruptcy & Debt Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Law Office of Loren S. Etengoff

605 E. McLoughlin Blvd
Vancouver, WA, 98663



Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Kenneth Weber Award for Service to the CommunityClark County Bar Association2012
Outstanding contributions to the Alliance for Equal JusticeWashington State Access to Justice Board2011
Distinguished service as a member of the WSBA Board of GovernorsWashington State Bar Association2011
Dedication and service on the WSTLAWashington State Association of Justice2007
Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
AttorneyThe Law Offices of Loren S. Etengoff1982 - Present
Association NamePosition NameDuration
LAWFUNDBoard Mem2011 - Present
Washington State Bar AssociationGovernor2008 - 2011
Washington State Association for JusticeGovernor2003 - 2007
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Gonzaga University School of LawN/AJuris Doctoris (law Degree)1980