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John Brendan Kidd

John Brendan Kidd

Practice areas:

DUI & DWI, Criminal Defense, Personal Injury

About Me

My name is J. Brendan Kidd.  I am an actively practicing attorney in Spokane, Washington.  My practice emphasizes criminal defense, including DUI's, felonies, post-sentencing work, and traffic infractions / speeding tickets.  I pride myself in being an attorney who genuinely cares about each and every one of my clients and the outcomes of their cases.  I strive to provide an excellence in service that takes into account my client's best interests not only today, but also in the near and distant future.  I take both a theoretical and a relationship based approach to the practice of law, and I believe this allows me to obtain exceptional results. 


 


Outside of practicing law I enjoy hunting, fishing, SCUBA, and all things outdoors.  I am married to my lovely wife, Crystal.  Together we have two dogs, Jasper and Xander. Thank you for visiting my Avvo site and I look forward to working to achieve your goals! 

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2008

  1. DUI & DWI: 50%
  2. Criminal Defense: 40%
    700 cases
  3. Personal Injury: 10%

Payment

Fees:

Contingent (33%), Fixed (Always)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

17 total 

  • Michael S. Waddington

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

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    Michael Waddington Military Law Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Sean M Downs

    Brendan works hard for his clients and always makes the extra effort to get the best results possible for them. I am fully confident in his legal abilities and in endorsing his work.

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    Sean Downs Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Cooney Law Offices, P.S.

910 W. Garland Ave
Spokane, WA, 99205-2819

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
WAActive200807/06/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
CALI - Insurance LawGonzaga University School of Law2008

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
AssociateCooney Law Offices, P.S.2009 - Present
OwnerThe Law Office of J. Brendan Kidd2009 - 2009
AssociateThe Bradshaw Law Group2008 - 2009
Legal InternJohn Cooney & Associates PS2006 - 2008

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Eastern Washington DUI Defense AssociationMember2013 - Present
Washingon Defenders AssociationN/A2012 - Present
Washington Association of Criminal Defense LawyersMember2009 - Present
Washington State Bar AssociationMember2008 - Present
Spokane County Bar Associationmember2008 - Present

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
City of Deer Park v. BattersNot Guilty
City of Spokane v. Jane DoeMotion Granted
State of Washington v. MansonDismissed

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Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Gonzaga University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2008
Iowa State UniversityHistory and Political ScienceBS - Bachelor of Science2005

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Linden cup moot courtJudge2013
Linden Cup moot courtJudge2012
Gonzaga Law School Criminal Law Societyprosecutors vs. defenders2011
District / Municipal Court CLEPost Sentencing2010