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Rebecca A Hernandez

Rebecca A Hernandez

Practice areas:

Chapter 7 Bankruptcy, Chapter 13 Bankruptcy

About Me

Rebecca Hernandez hails from the small town of Temperance, Michigan (lower East corner of the “Mitten”) and graduated from the slightly less than world-renowned Ida High School. She attended the University of Toledo and earned a Bachelor Degree in Education with a focus in History and Political Science.


 


After graduation she headed West to pursue a Law Degree at Seattle University School of Law. With a law degree in hand, Rebecca returned to Southeast Michigan to begin her career as a high school American History and Government teacher. After nine successful years in public education, she took a job with American Public University System, teaching American Government I, American Federalism, Diversity in Politics, and Political Philosophy. In the fall of 2010 she decided to return to Washington State to pursue a legal career.


 


Rebecca enjoys the workin with consumers because using her degree to help others is extremely gratifying and leads to positive change in the community. She feels fortunate to have a chance to help others in the community through the KCBA-Make Change Program. Rebecca is proud to have learned the value of hard work from her parents, Fernando (Pancho) and Linda as well as her three brothers, Joseph, Patrick and Andrew; each of whom are great fathers to some fantastic kids! In her spare time, Rebecca enjoys hiking the beautiful areas around Seattle and spending time with her wonderful friends and family including her parti-cockers Jesse, and Sidney.

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2011

  1. Chapter 13 Bankruptcy: 50%
  2. Chapter 7 Bankruptcy: 50%

Attorney Endorsements

2 total 

  • Mary Conception Anderson

    I endorse this lawyer. Rebecca is a relentless and passionate attorney. She continues to impress me with her knowledge and understanding of the law. I fully trust and endorse her for all areas of her practice.

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    Mary Anderson Real Estate Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Antoinette M Davis

    It has been a pleasure to work with Rebecca. She is smart, tenacious and a true advocate for our consumer clients, who have enjoyed working with her. I endorse this attorney.

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    Antoinette Davis Bankruptcy & Debt Attorney
    Relationship: Co-worker

Resume

License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
WAActive201107/06/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

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Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
AttorneyAntoinette M. Davis Law PLLC2012 - 2014
Instructor-Public PolicyAmerican Public University2009 - 2012

Associations

Association NamePosition NameDuration
Latina/o Bar Association of WashingtonMember2013 - Present
King County Bar Association-Pro Bono ServicesVolunteer Attorney2013 - Present
Federal Bar Association (Western District of Washington chapter)Attorney Member2013 - Present
WSBA-Moderate Means ProgramVolunteer Attorney2013 - Present
Kings County Bar AssociationPro Bono Services Committee2013 - Present
KCBA and Make Change ProgramPresenter2013 - Present
National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy AttorneysMember2013 - Present
King County Bar AssociationMember2013 - Present
United States District Court for the Western District of WashingtonMember2012 - Present
Washington State Bar Association, Antitrust, Consumer Protection and Unfair Business SectionMember2011 - Present

Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Seattle University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2000
University of ToledoPolitical ScienceBachelor of Education1997

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Financial Resource DayFinancial Resource Day2014
Seattle Financial Planning DayDealing with Debt Collectors2013
Make Change WorkshopOptions for Dealing with Debt and Bankruptcy2013
Financial Fitness DaySeattle-King County Asset-Building Collaborative2013
Seattle Financial Planning DayDealing with Debt Collectors2012