I am a member in the Tacoma office of Williams Kastner. I practice general... more
I am a member in the Tacoma office of Williams Kastner. I practice general civillitigation with an emphasis on commercial litigation, medical malpractice personal injurydefense, and environmental litigation. I am an experienced trial attorney, having triedover a dozen cases. I was named as a Rising Star by Washington Law and Politicsmagazine for 2002 2005.
John R. Spencer is a retired US Army officer having served with distinction as the... more
John R. Spencer is a retired US Army officer having served with distinction as the Post Judge Advocate, United States Army, Alaska, where his responsibilities included those similar to a City Attorney. It was with that background that he was appointed City Attorney of Anchorage in 1971. During his tenure as City Attorney, seven major cases of first impression were decided by the Supreme Co... view profile
Environmental / natural resources lawyers deal with the government's rules for the use of natural resources, such as air, land, and water. These attorneys also typically have experience working with the government agencies that regulate natural resources, such as the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency or a state Bureau of Land Management. If you are a business owner that may have caused pollution (for example, your underground oil tank leaked), or if you want to use a natural resource for your personal use (for example, water from a river to irrigate your property), an environmental lawyer or a natural resources lawyer can help you understand the complex laws in this area and how to avoid problems.