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I have been practicing law in Family Law and Bankrupcy since 1978. My staff and I provide our clients with extensive experience and as much good humor as we can manage.


Practice areas


  1. Bankruptcy: 50%
    38 years, 4 thousand cases
  2. Family: 50%
    38 years, 2 thousand cases



Hourly ($270-360/hour), Fixed (sometimes), Retainer (always), Free consultation (30 minutes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

5 total 

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  • Michael S. Waddington

    I endorse Bart. He is a highly skilled attorney that is well respected in the legal community.


    Michael Waddington Military law Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Edgar I Hall

    I would not hesitate to recommend Mr. Anderson to any potential client for a Bankruptcy related matter. Bart is extremely knowledgable and really goes that extra mile for his clients. His staff are very welcoming and great to work with.


    Edgar Hall Bankruptcy and debt Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact info

One Lake Bellevue Drive
Suite 100
Bellevue, WA, 98005


ORSuspended - Non-Disciplinary197807/16/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
BV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2015
Preeminent 4.9 out of 5Martindale-Hubbell2015
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
OwnerBart R. Anderson PS1993 - Present
PartnerAnderson, Shucklin & Ellis PS1989 - 1993
AttorneyHyatt Legal Services1985 - 1989
AttorneyCommon Wealth Land Title Insurance Co.1983 - 1985
OwnerBart R. Anderson PSC1978 - 1982
InternLane County Legal Aid1976 - 1977
Association namePosition nameDuration
Washington State Bar Association, Family Law SectionMember2015 - Present
Washington State Bar Bankruptcy SectionMember2015 - Present
National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy AttorneysMember2005 - Present
Bring RecyclingDirector1972 - 1973
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Oregon School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1978
University of OregonN/AHistory1975