I admit that I am a bit of an oddity in the legal profession. I am a full time... more
I admit that I am a bit of an oddity in the legal profession. I am a full time engineer in aerospace, a part time attorney and a full time husband and father of three children. As such, I do not take a large case load--usually no more than one or two active client matters at any one time. This benefits my clients as each one has my full attention, and I'm never looking to take on more volume ju... view profile
I really enjoy what I do! However, I am old school and prefer to actually talk to... more
I really enjoy what I do! However, I am old school and prefer to actually talk to people rather than emailing back and forth. I believe in actual face to face or voice contact, where I can answer questions or help out otherwise. I have been in the same location for twenty years, across the street from the courthouse in Downtown tacoma. I also am privileged to have helped out many other atto... view profile
General practice attorneys perform a wide range of legal services but usually do not focus on a single area of the law. You will usually find a general practice lawyer in a small town, but big cities have them as well. You might consider a general practice lawyer as a “Jack of all Trades” who can give advice in many legal areas, represent you in common lawsuits and negotiations, and prepare everyday agreements and contracts. If you have a legal issue and aren't sure what type of lawyer should handle it, a general practice attorney is a good starting point. A general practice lawyer will refer you to an attorney who handles a specific practice area if necessary.