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Jacqueline Porter

About me

I have a demonstrated record of success in bench trials, jury trials, and administrative hearings.  I am not afraid to "fight," but I save it for the courtroom.  I enjoy trial and I will only avoid trial if settlement truly benefits my client.


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Practice areas


  1. Domestic Violence: 25%
  2. Family: 25%
  3. Criminal Defense: 25%
  4. DUI & DWI: 25%



Retainer (always)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

16 total 

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  • Mark V. Clay

    I highly endorse Mrs. Porter. Very knowledgeable and caring attorney who achieves great results in representing clients! I want all people to contact her for help.


    Mark Clay Immigration Attorney
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  • Stephen Thomas Graham

    I have known Jacqueline since she graduated from law school. Jacqueline is a great defense lawyer. I would recommend her to anyone.


    Stephen Graham Criminal Defense Attorney
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Contact info

421 W Riverside Ave
Suite 707
Spokane, WA, 99201-0410


We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Top ContributorAVVO2015
Finalist: Making Spokane Better AwardSalvation Army2014
40 Hour Basic Mediation TrainingNorthwest Mediation2014
Client's Choice AwardAVVO2014
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
AttorneyLaw Office of Jacqueline Porter2010 - Present
Rule 9Spokane County Public Defenders2009 - 2010
Rule 9Northwest Justice Project2009 - 2009
InternLaw Office of Eric Steven2008 - 2009
Association namePosition nameDuration
National Association Of Women Business OwnersBoard Member2015 - Present
Greater Spokane IncorporatedN/A2014 - Present
Spokane ElksBoard of Directors2013 - Present
Spokane County Bar Association, Solo & Small Practice SectionMember2011 - Present
Spokane District Court Liaison CommitteeMember2011 - Present
Washington State Bar AssociationN/AN/A
Whitman County Bar AssociationN/AN/A
Spokane County Bar AssociationN/AN/A
Washington Association of Criminal Defense LawyersN/AN/A
Washington State Association for JusticeN/AN/A
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
State of Washington v. T.B.Dismissed
City of Spokane v. C.F.Dismissed
State of Washington v. S.H.Charges not filed
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Publication nameTitleDate
LinkedInWhat is an Uncontested Divorce2015
LinkedInDUI Dos and Dont's2015
LinedInStep by Step Divorce2015
LinkedInWill You Lose Your Job if You Get a DUI?2014
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Northwest Mediation CenterMediationN/A2014
Gonzaga University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2010
Whitworth CollegeLiberal StudiesN/A2007
Rochester Community CollegeCriminal JusticeN/A1997
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Overcoming ObstaclesBeating the Odds2015
Family Law Section MeetingPro Bono Legal Services2015
DUI Nuts and BoltsDUI Overview from Arrest Through Conviction2015
Beating the OddsThe Less than Direct Path to Legal Success2015
Beating the OddsOvercoming Obstacles2014