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John has been a proud Skagit County resident for nearly 30 years, graduating from Mount Vernon High School and earning his Bachelor's Degree from the University of Washington. John then attended the Seattle University School of Law, earning his Juris Doctor in 2009, Cum Laude. During law school he served as an Associate Editor of the Seattle University Law Review and as a Board Member and Research and Technical Editor. In addition, he also worked as a Legal Intern with the Seattle law firm Ahlers & Cressman PLLC, focusing on real property and construction law issues and research. Upon graduating, he joined Shultz Law Offices as an Associate Attorney. He has since partnered with his father, John R. Shultz, where he represents clients in a variety of legal matters and litigation, including business, finance, contract, property, insurance, and bankruptcy law matters.

Outside of the office, John enjoys spending time with his wife, Kira, and children, Alex and Mikayla. As a family they enjoy skiing, boating, and golfing.


Practice areas


  1. Bankruptcy: 35%
  2. Personal Injury: 25%
  3. Foreclosure: 15%
  4. Debt Collection: 15%
  5. Contracts: 10%



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Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

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  • John Russel Shultz

    John is an excellent attorney and diligent advocate. He is one of the best lawyers I have known in my 32 years of practice. I endorse and recommend this lawyer.


    John Shultz Car accident Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • David Duane Lowell

    I endorse this lawyer very highly. John is a rising star in Skagit County. I have personally witnessed his poise, skill and courtroom demeanor which is very impressive. John really enjoys helping folks with legal issues and will be a great value to the legal community.


    David Lowell Criminal defense Attorney
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Contact info

127 E Fairhaven Avenue
Burlington, WA, 98233


We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Award nameGrantorDate granted
Excellence for the Future in Insurance LawCenter for Computer-Assisted Legal Instruction2009
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PartnerShultz Law Offices2011 - Present
Associate AttorneyLaw Offfices of John R. Shultz2010 - 2011
Association namePosition nameDuration
Skagit County Bar AssociationVice President2014 - Present
Wasthington State Bar AssociationMember2010 - Present
Federal Bar AssociationMember2010 - Present
Skagit County Bar AssociationMember2010 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember2007 - Present
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Seattle University School of LawN/AJD - Juris Doctor2009
University of WashingtonCommunications/JournalismBA - Bachelor of Arts2004