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Crystal Grace Rutherford

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CRYSTAL GRACE RUTHERFORD is a solo practitioner who has been practicing law for the past fifteen years, specializing in personal injury and real estate litigation. Prior to attending the University of Oregon, School of Law, Ms. Rutherford obtained a bachelor of Science from the University of Washington in Psychology which emphasized anatomy and physiology.  This enables her to understand her client's injuries more thoroughly and to communicate effectively with her client's doctors. Additionally, Ms. Rutherford was born and raised in Spain and uses her bilingual language skills to help members of the local Hispanic Community.


Languages spoken: Spanish

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Practice areas


  1. Personal Injury: 50%
    19 years, 50 cases
  2. Contracts: 45%
    15 years, 12 cases
  3. Real Estate: 5%
    13 years, 10 cases



Hourly ($200-250/hour), contingent (33-40%)

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Contact info

Law Office of Crystal Grace Rutherford

2217 NW Market Street
Suite 26
Seattle, WA, 98107


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Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
LeadershipWashington State Trial Lawyers Association2003
Phi Beta KappaAlpha of University of Washington1993
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PrincipalLaw Offices of Crystal Grace Rutherford2004 - Present
AssociateBadgley Mullins Law Group2001 - 2004
AssociateDavid Vogel Attorney at Law1997 - 2000
Association namePosition nameDuration
Washington State Trial Lawyers Association, CLE CommitteeMember2006 - 2008
American Constitutional SocietyMember2004 - 2008
Washington State Trial Lawyers Association, Court Rules CommitteeMember2004 - 2007
Washington State Bar Association, Civil Rights Law SectionExecutive Committee Member2003 - 2004
Washington State Trial Lawyers Association, Civil Rights CommitteeChair2002 - 2004
Washington State Trial Lawyers AssociationMember1997 - 2008
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Utley v Overlake Hospital, Div I 2002Court of Appeals overturned and remanded for trial
Kuk v UPSCourt of Appeals agreed with trial court and remanded for new trial on damages
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School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Oregon School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1997
University of WashingtonPsychologyBS - Bachelor of Science1992
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Litigation BasicsCommencing the Lawsuit2008
PI for ParalegalsThe Nuts and Bolts of Starting a Lawsuit2007