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The Law Office of David R. Frankel

2401 41st Ave E Suite 309
Seattle, WA, 98112-2501

Practice areas


  1. Business: 50%
    33 years
  2. Intellectual Property: 25%
    33 years
  3. International Law: 15%
    33 years
  4. Corporate: 10%
    33 years

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AV Preeminent RatedMartindale-Hubbell2015
AV Preeminent RatedMartindale-Hubbell2014
AV Preeminent RatedMartindale-Hubbell2013
AV Preeminent RatedMartindale-Hubbell2012
AV Preeminent RatedMartindale-Hubbell2011
AV Preeminent RatedMartindale-Hubbell2010
AV Preeminent RatedMartindale-Hubbell2009
AV Preeminent RatedMartindale-Hubbell2008
AV Preeminent RatedMartindale-Hubbell2007
AV Preeminent RatedMartindale-Hubbell2006
AV Preeminent RatedMartindale-Hubbell2005
AV Preeminent RatedMartindale-Hubbell2004
AV Preeminent RatedMartindale-Hubbell2003
AV Preeminent RatedMartindale-Hubbell2002
AV Preeminent RatedMartindale-Hubbell2001
AV Preeminent RatedMartindale-Hubbell2000
AV Preeminent RatedMartindale-Hubbell1999
AV Preeminent RatedMartindale-Hubbell1990
The School Scholar in International LawThe London School of Economics and Political Science1982
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Principal AttorneyThe Law Office of David R. Frankel2005 - Present
Corporate CounselMicrosoft Corporation, Legal & Corporate Affairs1999 - 2005
Principal AttorneyThe Law Office of David R. Frankel1989 - 1999
Association namePosition nameDuration
University of Washington School of LawAdjunct Professor2010 - Present
Washington Lawyers for SustainabilityPresident2009 - Present
World Trade Club of SeattlePresident1992 - 1993
Washington State Bar Association, International Practice SectionExecutive Committee1991 - 1994
University of Puget Sound School of LawAdjunct Professor1990 - 1991
Publication nameTitleDate
Washington State Bar NewsSustainability and Law: Introducing Washington Lawyers for Sustainability2012
King County Bar BulletinProgress and Sustainability: Role in Our Future2012
8 Ecology Law Quarterly 790Energy Law and the Environment: Nuclear Waste Management1980
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of California at Berkeley, Boalt Hall School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1981
Yale UniversityN/AOther - BachelorsN/A
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Sustainability and the Law: Making Sustainabilty Legal, Economically Viable, and Socially JustGiving Legal Substance to Sustainability2012
Wrestling with Legal and Business Issues While Striving for Sustainability:Legal and Business Issues in Sustainability2009