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Bennett is an associate attorney with Leahy Fjelstad Peryea, a law firm dedicated to creating clear and timely solutions for community associations so they can thrive. He counsels clients on a broad variety of legal issues effecting its governance and solvency.

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Practice areas

Licensed

  1. Debt Collection: 35%
    100 cases
  2. Residential Real Estate: 35%
  3. Litigation: 10%
  4. Chapter 13: 10%
  5. Chapter 7: 10%

Payment

Payment types:

Cash, Check

Attorney endorsements

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  • Thomas James Coy

    I have known Bennett for a number of years now, and worked with him in the consumer bankruptcy field. Bennett has a sharp and inquisitive legal mind and in my experience and observation is always focused on how best he can serve his clients.

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    Thomas Coy Residential real estate Attorney
    Relationship: Co-worker

  • Teri E Johnson

    Bennett is an intelligent and knowledgeable attorney. He knows the law very well and has a sharp legal mind. He conducts himself in a professional manner and truly cares about his clients. I recommend Bennett highly and without hesitation.

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    Teri Johnson Bankruptcy and debt Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact info

Leahy Fjelstad Peryea

901 Fifth Avenue
Suite 820
Seattle, WA, 98164

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
WAActive200907/16/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Associate AttorneyLeahy McLean Fjelstad2012 - Present
Staff AttorneyPhillips Law Firm2010 - 2012
Associate AttorneyWeitz Law Firm2009 - 2010
Extern to Justice J.M. JohnsonWashington State Supreme Court2007 - 2007
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
Community Associations InstituteVolunteer Attorney2013 - Present
King County Bar AssociationVolunteer Attorney2010 - Present
Washington State Bar AssociationN/A2009 - Present
King County Bar Association, Bankruptcy Law SectionN/A2009 - Present
National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy AttorneysN/A2010 - 2012
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Adams v. Green Tree Servicing, LLCJudgment for the debtor
Duvall v. Bank of AmericaJudgment for the debtor
DeCelles v. Wells FargoJudgment for the debtor
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Publications
Publication nameTitleDate
NWLawyerA View From The Box: What Serving As A Juror Taught Me About Trying A Case2015
WSCAI JournalWhat to Do When an Owner Files Chapter 7 Bankruptcy2014
Litigation News (Washington State Bar Association)Show Me The Money: Finding and Obtaining Assets Through Supplemental Proceedings and Garnishment2013
Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Gonzaga University School of LawN/AJD - Juris Doctor2008
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
CAVL EssentialsEssentials of Community Association Volunteer Leadership2014
Community Association DayBasic Collection Concepts for Community Associations2013