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Zeshan helped me reach a settlement for my divorce, and I was really happy with the result. He clearly knows... more
Seattle  Zeshan Q Khan

Zeshan Khan

Seattle, WA Bankruptcy & Debt
Avvo rating 10.0
OK, this was a great experience. My wife just had twins! That made me think I should have some plans in place.... more
Seattle  Anna M Cashman

Anna Cashman

Seattle, WA Estate Planning
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Doug Weinmaster helped me with an accident I was in. He was very attentive and professional. He went out of... more
Seattle  Douglas T Weinmaster

Douglas Weinmaster

Seattle, WA Medical Malpractice
Avvo rating 9.7
My experience working with Jeffrey Gonzales in my husbands case I don't even have words to say Thank you to... more
Seattle  Jeffrey C Gonzales

Jeffrey Gonzales

Seattle, WA Immigration
Avvo rating 6.8
Scott did an excellent job representing me on a traffic infraction, which he successfully had dismissed. Dani,... more
Seattle  Scott Frederick Leist

Scott Leist

Seattle, WA Criminal Defense
Avvo rating 10.0
Dan Samas did an excellent job getting my speeding ticket completely dismissed. From the moment I called to... more
Seattle  Dan J. Samas

Dan Samas

Seattle, WA Speeding & Traffic Ticket
Avvo rating 10.0
Lee & Janelle are wonderful! When I was rear ended in a car accident Lee was the first person I called. It... more
Seattle  Lee Tucker

Lee Tucker

Seattle, WA Personal Injury
Avvo rating 9.8
I worked with Kristin briefly, but found her sympathetic to my case as well as strong with a great legal mind.... more
Seattle  Kristin McCarrey

Kristin McCarrey

Seattle, WA Lawyer
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Many cities in the United States have seen a temporary economic boost from the discovery of gold. Seattle, however, capitalized on the discovery of gold in a nearby location. When the 1897 discovery of gold in Alaska sparked the Klondike Gold Rush, Seattle merchants quickly moved to present the city as a center for supplies and transportation.

Seattle’s population doubled in ten years. The transformation from a timber town into a shipping center had begun, and the city soon became the economic heart of the region.