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Mr. Kiviat's practice encompasses a wide array of criminal defense.
Prior to private practice, Mr. Kiviat was an Assistant District Attorney in the Bronx County District Attorney’s Office where he prosecuted numerous trials to verdict and presented hundreds of cases to the Grand Jury involving violent crimes, narcotics, DUI, economic crimes and weapons possessions.


Languages spoken: Arabic, French, Hebrew

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Practice areas


  1. Criminal Defense: 50%
    13 years, 1 thousand cases
  2. Domestic Violence: 25%
    13 years, 1 thousand cases
  3. DUI & DWI: 25%
    13 years, 1 thousand cases



Fixed (always), Free consultation (60 minutes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

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  • Robert Caliendo

    Aaron and I used to work together. He is a hardworking, bright, and compassionate lawyer. His clients are lucky to have him. He is an asset to the profession.


    Robert Caliendo Criminal defense Attorney
    Relationship: Co-worker

  • Aimee Marie Sutton

    Aaron is a great lawyer. He works very hard for his clients. He is aggressive in their defense, but always maintains a professional and personable demeanor.


    Aimee Sutton Child abuse Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact info

Law Office of Aaron S. Kiviat, PLLC

705 2nd Ave.
Suite 1111
Seattle, WA, 98104


We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Rising StarWashington Law & Politics Magazine2010
Dean's ScholorshipBenjamin Cardozo School of Law2000
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
ProsecutorBronx District Attorney's Office2003 - 2006
Association namePosition nameDuration
Cardozo Society of Washington StatePresident2008 - Present
WACDLMember2007 - 2008
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
State of Washington v. Charles B.Case Dismissed
State of Washington v. A. H.All Charges Dismissed
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Publication nameTitleDate
The Civil Attorney's Field Guide to Criminal Defense in Washington StateThe Civil Attorney's Field Guide to Criminal Defense in Washington State2008
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Yeshiva University, Benjamin N. Cardozo School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2003
Evergreen State CollegeMiddle Eastern StudiesBA - Bachelor of Arts1999
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
TruTV's Open CourtTruTV's Coverage of Naveed Haq Trial2008
TruTV's Best DefenseTruTV's Coverage of Naveed Haq Trial2008
The Insanity Defense CLE - Ethical Considerations and Community ImpactThe Insanity Defense2008