Shane M Silverthorn

Shane M Silverthorn

Criminal Defense Attorney

Selah, WA





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About Me

My goal as an attorney is to help my clients acheive their goals, to keep them informed, to assist them in understanding our legal system, and to promote justice and equality through the practice of law. I concentrate my practice in criminal defense of felony and misdemeanor charges. Call for a Free Consultation - 253-274-9900

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Payment Types

Cash, Check, Credit Card


Contingent (25%-35%), Fixed (Always), Hourly ($150-$250/hour)

Client Reviews

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He saved my kids

Posted by: Andre 5 months ago.

Shane saved my kids. Period. He astutely addressed the WA State custody laws in court, fought for extra time with my kids, and got it. Shane...

Professional, Experienced, Brilliant Counsel - Highly Recommended

Posted by: a Criminal Defense client 7 months ago.

Shane Silverthorn is an excellent attorney. From my very first phone call to Shane to the last day in court that resulted in victory of the case...
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Sophia May Palmer
Sophia Palmer

Tacoma, WA

Over 1 year ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorsed Shane approximately five months ago, but wanted to update my endorsement. He recently finished a case I referred to him, by convincing the...
Natalie Lynn Durflinger
Natalie Durflinger

Tacoma, WA

Over 2 years ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Mr. Silverthorn is a skilled trial attorney and an excellent negotiator. He fights for his clients and gets them excellent results. I would not...
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1998 License Status: Active for the state of Washington.
Last updated by Avvo: 10/03/2014
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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1998 – 1998

Latham & Watkins, LLP


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1997 Juris Doctorate in Law

Gonzaga University School of Law


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2011 Accommodation for Pro Bono Service

Washington State Bar Association


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2002- present Member

Washington Association of Criminal Defense Attorneys

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2007 She Took Rover, then a lot more

Tacoma News Tribune

2005 Not Guilty plea in cat killing case

Tacoma News Tibune

Speaking Engagements

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2011 Suppression of Physical Evidence

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