Skip to main content


Not yet reviewed

Practice areas


  1. Lawsuits & Disputes: 50%
  2. Insurance: 50%

Attorney endorsements

No endorsements

Endorsements from fellow lawyers are an important consideration for many when selecting the right attorney. Be the first to endorse your colleague!

Are you an attorney? Endorse this lawyer

Contact info

1001 4th Avenue Plaza
Suite 4500
Seattle, WA, 98154-1192

1001 4th Ave Ste 4500
Seattle, WA, 98154-1065



DCInactive 198207/06/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Super Lawyer, Top 100Washington Law & Politics MagazineN/A
RecognitionBest Lawyers in AmericaN/A
Association namePosition nameDuration
American Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Washington State Bar AssociationMemberN/A
American Bar Association, Litigation Section, Insurance Coverage Litigation Committee, Emerging Issues SubcommitteeCo-chairN/A
Publication nameTitleDate
Risk and Insurance Management Society, Washington ChapterInsuring Nanotechnology Risks - Current & Potential Developments2006
Risk and Insurance Management Society, Seattle ChapterElectronic Evidence Discovery: New Risks and Challenges2006
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of California at Berkeley, Boalt Hall School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1980
Stanford UniversityN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1976
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Washington CLE BootcampWashington Corporate Law Overview2009
King County Bar Association CLE on Informal DiscoveryThe Lawyer as Detective: The Ethics of Informally Acquired Confidential Information2008
Washington State Society of Healthcare Attorneys, Hospital and Health Law SeminarD&O Insurance for Health Lawyers: A Checklist of Considerations2007
Washington State Bar Association, Business Law Section Midyear MeetingManaging Electronic Records for Success in Litigation and Business2007
Mealey’s Global Reinsurance ForumThoughts in the Night: Nanoparticles = Asbestos? Greenhouse Gases = Superfund?2007
King County Bar Association, Environmental and Land Use SeminarClimate Change - A Bundle of Insurance Risks2007
Risk and Insurance Management Society, WashingtonInsuring Nanotechnology Risks - Current & Potential Developments2006
National TeleconferenceFirst-Party Insurance Issues Arising from Hurricanes Katrina and Rita2006
ABA Section of Litigation, Insurance Coverage Litigation Committee Mid-Year MeetingRunning the Numbers: Effectively Preparing, Presenting, or Attacking the Insured’s Damages Case2006
PricewaterhouseCoopers General Counsel ForumE-Discovery Amendments to the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure2006
Mealey’s Catastrophic Loss ConferenceBusiness Interruption & Impact on the Insurance Industry2005
CPCU Mold Mania ConferencePolicyholder’s Perspective on Mold Claims2002
Insurance Coverage Litigation Committee Mid-Year MeetingThe New Terrorism Exclusions2002
Mealey’s Business Interruption ConferenceRegulatory and Industry Responses to the WTC Attack2002
Andrews Conference on Legal Risks in E-BusinessEvaluating and Addressing Your Internet Risks2001
Mealey’s Technology Law ConferenceManaging Risks in Web Site Design and Operations2000