Ben F. Barcus is a trial lawyer whose firm emphasizes plaintiff's personal injury,... more
Ben F. Barcus is a trial lawyer whose firm emphasizes plaintiff's personal injury, wrongful death, civil rights and insurance matters. He has enjoyed both trial and appellate success. His is listed in the Bar Register of Pre-Eminent Lawyers, enjoys the highest peer-reviewed rating - AV, and has been named a "Super Lawyer."
John R. (Jack) Connelly, Jr. has been practicing in Tacoma and Seattle since 1981. A... more
John R. (Jack) Connelly, Jr. has been practicing in Tacoma and Seattle since 1981. A graduate of Stanford University and Hastings Law School, Connelly, has been selected to membership in Best Lawyers in America, was honored as Washington's Trial Lawyer of the Year in 2000, is an elected member of the American Board of Trial Advocates, and selected as Superlawyer and one of Washington's top 40 p... view profile
My practice focuses on all phases of civil litigation including trial and appellate... more
My practice focuses on all phases of civil litigation including trial and appellate advocacy. My clients include employees in wage and discrimination actions, businesses involved in commercial litigation, and consumers harmed by unfair, deceptive, or negligent practices. I have successfully tried cases and pursued appeals in both state and federal court, including the Ninth Circuit, the Washing... view profile
Kevin M. Hastings is a tenacious and talented attorney who has dedicated his life to... more
Kevin M. Hastings is a tenacious and talented attorney who has dedicated his life to helping those injured by the wrongful acts of others. Born and raised in a family of commercial fisherman, Kevin was inspired to become a lawyer when his uncle suffered catastrophic injury while fishing in the Bering Sea. His uncle’s injury has shaped many aspects of Kevin’s life, but perhaps most importantly, ... view profile
Tacoma Attorney Darrell L. Cochran is a lawyer with a background not unlike many... more
Tacoma Attorney Darrell L. Cochran is a lawyer with a background not unlike many people in Washington. He was born in Shelton, Washington, and grew up in Olympia, with parents who worked hard to make ends meet. Early in life, people recognized the inner fire that fuels the success of Darrell’s legal practice. His kindergarten teacher called him “the sandbox lawyer” for his spirited arguments ov... view profile
I graduated from Seattle University School of law and immediately began working at... more
I graduated from Seattle University School of law and immediately began working at the Pierce County Prosecutor's Office. After two years with the Prosecutor's Office, I joined Durflinger Oliver & Associates where I help those who have been accused of committing crimes. I have handled thousands of cases ranging from domestic violence to DUI's. I have helped hundreds of clients keep or restore t... view profile
I HAVE BEEN REPRESENTING DISABLED PERSONS ON SOCIAL SECURITY DISABILITY CLAIMS FOR... more
I HAVE BEEN REPRESENTING DISABLED PERSONS ON SOCIAL SECURITY DISABILITY CLAIMS FOR 35 YEARS AS A LAWYER.MY FIRST SIX YEARS OF LAW PRACTICE WERE IN NEW MEXICO AND TEXAS. I CAME TO TACOMA TO DIRECT THE LOCAL LEGAL AID PROGRAM IN 1980 AND HAVE REMAINED HERE FOR 29 YEARS. APERSON REPRESENTED BY AN ATTORNEY ON A SOCIAL SECURITY CLAIMS WILL USUALLY PREVAIL 80-90% OF THE TIME BY THE SECOND APPE... view profile
A civil rights attorney helps protect the personal rights granted to you by the government. When someone violates those rights, a civil rights attorney can help you make them stop these violations, or repay you for any damage they have done to you. Your civil rights are spelled out in federal and state constitutions and in discrimination laws. In fact, civil rights attorneys are sometimes called discrimination attorneys because they frequently handle cases involving a person being treated differently based on gender, age, ethnicity, or sexual orientation.