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National Purchasing Partners, LLC

1100 Olive Way
Suite 1020
Seattle, WA, 98101-1845

Practice areas


  1. Contracts: 60%
    12 years
  2. Government Contracts: 30%
  3. Estate Planning: 5%
    22 years
  4. Wills: 5%
    22 years

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  • Gregory Marc Worthy

    I have worked with Bruce as a Judge Advocate in the US Army Reserve and found Bruce to be an outstanding attorney.


    Gregory Worthy Government Attorney
    Relationship: Co-worker

  • David Duane Lowell

    Bruce is incredibly skilled and competent in practicing law in the estate planning field as well as contracts. He is simply an outstanding person. I recommend him highly.


    David Lowell Criminal defense Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter


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Award nameGrantorDate granted
Army Commendation Medal (2)United States Army Reserves2009
BV-Rated AttorneyMartindale-Hubbell2009
Promotion List for MajorUnited States Army Reserve2009
Army Commendation MedalUnited States Army Reserve2008
Certificate of AchievementDepartment of the Army2005
Pro Bono CommendationWashington State Bar Association2004
Pro Bono CommendationWashington State Bar Association2003
Member, Phi Beta Kappa Honor SocietyPhi Beta Kappa1989
Outstanding Economics GraduateDepartment of Economics, University of Washington1989
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Legal CounselNational Purchasing Partners, LLC2004 - Present
Judge AdvocateUnited States Army Reserve2000 - 2009
AttorneyDitlevson Rodgers Dixon, P.S.1994 - 2009
Extern - Judge Eugene Wright, 9th Circuit Court of Appeals9th Circuit Federal Court of Appeals1992 - 1992
Association namePosition nameDuration
United States District Court for the Western District of WashingtonAdmitted1995 - Present
Washington State Bar AssociationAdmitted1994 - Present
The National Eagle Scout AssociationMember1983 - Present
Thurston County Bar AssociationMember1994 - 2007
Publication nameTitleDate
FirehouseGroup Purchasing. Does It Work for the Fire Service?2009
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of WashingtonCell and Molecular BiologyBS - Bachelor of Science2009
Judge Advocate General's School, U.S. ArmyMilitary LawAdvanced Course2009
University of California at Los Angeles School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1993
University of WashingtonEconomicsBA - Bachelor of Arts1989
University of WashingtonHistoryBA - Bachelor of Arts1989
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
MACFPD Annual Education SeminarCooperative Purchasing2015
Firehouse WorldHow Cooperative Procurement Works2014
FAPPO 47th Annual ConferenceThe Cooperative Option, What Should I be Looking For?2014
El Paso Cooperative Purchasing ExpoHow Cooperative Procurement Works2014
NSPMA ConferenceGroup Purchasing in the Public Sector2012
New Mexico Association of Counties Annual ConferenceCooperative Procurement2012
Station StyleFurnishing New Facilities: Leveraging Purchasing Power to Decrease Costs and Increase Quality2011
FRI 2009 Fire-Rescue International, Dallas, TXSolutions Showcase -- FireRescue GPO2009
Firehouse World -- San DiegoGroup Purchasing: Saving You Time and Money2009
Firehouse Expo -- Baltimore, MarylandGroup Purchasing: Saving You Time and Money2009
Purchasing in OregonCooperative Procurement2008
League of Oregon Cities Annual ConferenceCooperative Procurement2008
6th JAG Legal DetachmentWill Drafting for Military Personnel2008
Northwest Materials Management Council (NMMC)Deciphering the Mysteries of Contract Language2007
Kompan Playground Equipment National Sales ConferencePiggy-Backing Publicly Awarded Contracts2007
NAHHH National ConventionContracting Aspects of Group Purchasing Organizations2006
Soldier Readiness ProgramEthics for Military Personnel2005