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Yousef Arefi

Yousef Arefi

Practice areas:

Contracts & Agreements, Intellectual Property, International Law

    Practice Areas

    Licensed since 2008

    1. Intellectual Property: 45%
    2. Contracts & Agreements: 45%
    3. International Law: 10%

    Attorney Endorsements

    2 total

    • Jason D Smith

      Yousef is incredible to work with and has an amazing ability to keep projects and people all moving forward in a coordinated fashion. It is always a pleasure to work with him on our client's matters. In addition to the varied business clients he also serves, his knowledge and skills are an amazing asset to our firm's Senior Life practice.


      Jason Smith Health Care Attorney
      Relationship: Co-worker

    • Eric Steven Nelson

      I endorse this lawyer.


      Eric Nelson Car Accidents Attorney
      Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community



    Professional Misconduct

    We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
    Avvo Contributions
    Legal Answers
    Award NameGrantorDate Granted
    Rising StarWashington Law & Politics Magazine2013
    Ranked in Real Estate (Associates to Watch)Chambers & Partners USA Guide2013
    Cairncross & Hempelmann Diversity FellowshipCairncross & Hempelmann2007

    Work Experience
    TitleCompany NameDuration
    Corporate CounselApptio2014 - Present
    AttorneyCairncross & Hempelmann2008 - 2014

    Association NamePosition NameDuration
    Consumer Education and Training ServicesBoard Member2009 - 2014
    Washington State Bar AssociationMember2008 - Present

    Publication NameTitleDate
    Turnaround Management Association’s Cross-Border ConferenceCo-author, "PACA, Agricultural and Related Lien Rights in Oregon and Washington"2013
    Turnaround Management Association's "The Journal of Corporate Renewal"Co-author, "The Continuing Saga of Clear Channel: Alternatives to Section 363 Sales"2009

    School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
    University of Washington School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2008
    Colorado CollegePsychologyBachelor of Arts2003

    Speaking Engagements
    Conference NameTitleDate
    Condo Conversions in a New EconomyCondominium Conversions2014
    CH&-Hosted event presented to hospitality professionals"Half Empty or Half Full? The Year Ahead"2011