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  2. Government: 50%

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  • Victoria Shin Byerly

    I have known Hugh for quite some time, now. Not only is he an excellent public finance attorney, he is also a wonderful person. It is a pleasure and a privilege to know him.


    Victoria Byerly Public finance and tax exempt finance Attorney
    Relationship: Friend

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Foster Pepper PLLC

1111 3rd Avenue Suite 3400

Seattle, WA, 98101-3264

Foster Pepper PLLC

1111 3rd Ave Ste 3000
Seattle, WA, 98101-3292



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Award nameGrantorDate granted
Top 155 Lawyers-Constitutional LawN/A2007
Best Lawyers in America - Public Finance LawN/A2007
Top 155 Lawyers-Constitutional LawN/A2006
Good in Government AwardLeague of Women Voters of Washington2006
Super LawyerN/A2006
Super LawyerN/A2005
Super LawyerN/A2004
Super LawyerN/A2003
Super LawyerN/A2002
Super LawyerN/A2001
Super LawyerN/A2000
Outstanding Alums Achievement AwardN/A1998
Association namePosition nameDuration
National Association of Bond LawyersMemberN/A
Washington State Association of Municipal AttorneysMemberN/A
American Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Indian Law SectionMemberN/A
American Judicature SocietyMemberN/A
American Society for Political and Legal PhilosophyMemberN/A
American Society for Legal HistoryMemberN/A
Washington State Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Publication nameTitleDate
Gonzaga Law ReviewTaxes vs. Fees: A Curious Confusion2003
The Washington State Constitution: A Reference GuideThe Washington State Constitution: A Reference Guide2002
Washington Law ReviewMunicipal Police Power in Washington State2000
Seattle University Law ReviewWhich Constitution? Eleven Years of Gunwall in Washington State1998
Washington State Association of Municipal AttorneysBearing Arms in Washington State1997
Municipal Lawyer (IMLA)Public Sector/Private Sector: Practical Tips for Lawyering Privatization Deals1996
University of Puget Sound Law ReviewA Washington State Net Income Tax--Again?1993
University of Puget Sound Law ReviewAn Analytical View of Recent "Lending of Credit" Decisions in Washington State1985
UnknownWashington's Housing Finance Commission1982
University of Puget Sound Law ReviewCourt Rulemaking in Washington State1982
Washington State Bar Association Bar NewsIs Washington Ready for Merit Selection of Judges?1981
Proceedings of the Washington State Association of Municipal AttorneysImpact of the New Court of Record Rules on Courts of Limited Jurisdiction in Washington State1981
ABA JournalDoes Rome Have a Lesson for Us?1980
The Labor Relations Law of Canada, Chapter 14Intro-Union Disciplinary Proceedings1977
Gonzaga Law ReviewA Survey of the Washington Industrial and Safety Act's First Months of Operation1974
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of California School of LawN/ALL.M - Master of Laws1982
University of Washington School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1974
Yale UniversityPolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts1970
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Public Finance-Current techniques, risks and liabilitiesPublic/Private Partnerships - Public Finance2006
WSAMA Fall ConferenceDowntown Revitalization2006

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