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Languages spoken: French

Practice areas


  1. Personal Injury: 25%
  2. Real Estate: 25%
  3. Construction: 25%
  4. Litigation: 25%



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Scheer & Zehnder LLP

701 Pike Street
Suite 2200
Seattle, WA, 98101-2358


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Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Rising StarSeattle Met Magazine2012
Rising StarSuper Lawyers Magazine2011
Rising StarWashington Law & Politics Magazine2010
Construction Law Section ChairWashington Defense Trial Lawyers2009
Rising StarWashington Law & Politics Magazine2007
Rising StarWashington Law & Politics Magazine2006
Outstanding Litigation AssociateWashington Defense Trial Lawyers2005
National Law School Dean's ListNational Jurist2000
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PartnerScheer & Zehnder, LLP2008 - Present
AssociateScheer & Zehnder, LLP2002 - 2007
Deputy ProsecutorKing County Prosecutor's Office2002 - 2002
Association namePosition nameDuration
Association of General ContractorsMember2012 - Present
Oregon State BarMember2007 - Present
Multnomah Bar AssociationMember2007 - Present
Master Builders AssociationMember2005 - Present
Washington Defense Trial LawyersMember2002 - Present
Washington State Bar AssociationMember2001 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember2001 - Present
King County Bar AssociationMember2001 - Present
Washington Defense Trial Lawyers, Construction Law SectionChair2009 - 2010
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Maple Court Seattle Condominium Association v. Roosevelt, LLC (Washington Court of Appeals, Division 1, 2007)Summary judgment dismissal affirmed on appeal
Personal Injury Plaintiff v. Private IndividualSettlement
Swafford v. Pense v. Bumblebee PlumbingSettlement of $50,000.
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Publication nameTitleDate
Adjusters' QuarterlyForum Non Conveniens2005
UnknownConstruction ‘Right to Cure’ Statute Full of Pitfalls2005
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Case Western Reserve University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2001
University of RichmondFrench / EnglishBA - Bachelor of Arts1996
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Construction Defects: Update and Strategies (Program Chair & Speaker)Construction Law2013
9th Annnual Construction Defects: Updates and StrategiesJust Add Water: The "Instant" Construction Lawsuit2012
Quarterly ConferenceUpdate Regarding Liability Law in WA and OR2011
2009 Construction Law UpdateRecent Appellate Decisions from Washington & Oregon2009
WDTL Defense AcademyExpert Witnesses & Siding Installation Issues2008
Annual Construction Law Update (Seattle)Differences and Similarities in Practicing in WA vs. OR2008
Annual Construction Law Update (Portland)Trends, Differences and Similarities in Practicing in WA vs. OR2008
Continuing Legal Education SeminarTenders and Related Issues2006
SCAA/TCAA Spring SeminarPremises Liability and Intentional Torts: Recent Changes in Washington Law2005
Annual ConferenceChanges in Washington Construction Defect Law (Plus Oregon Overview)2005
Scheer & Zehnder LLP SeminarSpinnaker and Beyond: An Update on Construction Defect Issues in Washington2003
SCAA/TCAA Spring SeminarConstruction Defect Update2003