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  1. Criminal Defense: 50%
  2. Domestic Violence: 25%
  3. DUI & DWI: 25%

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Contact info

724 Yakima Ave
Suite #100
Tacoma, WA, 98405

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
WAActive201208/16/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Client Choice AwardAVVO2014
Client Choice AwardAVVO2013
Semi-FinalistTexas Young Lawyers Association Mock Trial Competition2011
Pro Bono HonorsThomas Jefferson School of Law2011
Honor RollThomas Jefferson School of Law2009
Dean's ListUniversity of Washington2008
ScholarElks GroupN/A
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Public DefenderCity Of Puyallup2015 - Present
Public DefenderCity of Milton2015 - Present
Prosecuting AttorneyPierce County Prosecutor's Office2012 - 2012
Associate AttorneyHorwath Law2012 - 2015
Conflict Public DefenderCity of Pacific, WA2012 - 2013
Legal InternUnited States Department Of Veterans Affairs Regional Counsel2011 - 2011
Rule 9 Intern and AttorneyLaw Office of Krista White Swain2011 - 2012
Criminal Law Teaching AssistantThomas Jefferson School Of Law2010 - 2011
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
WSBA Trial Advocacy ProgramSteering committee2015 - Present
National College for DUI DefenseMember2014 - Present
Filipino Lawyers of WashingtonMember2013 - Present
Tacoma Pierce County Bar Association, Volunteer Legal Services CommitteeExecutive Committee Member2013 - Present
Washington Women Lawyers (King County chapter)Member2012 - Present
Washington State Bar AssociationMember2012 - Present
Tacoma Pierce County Bar AssociationMember2012 - Present
Washington Association of Criminal Defense LawyersMember2012 - Present
Tacoma Pierce County Bar Association, Criminal Law SectionMember2012 - Present
Washington Women LawyersMember2011 - Present
Phi Alpha DeltaVice Treasurer2010 - 2011
University of Washington Student Bar AssociationStudent Senator2006 - 2008
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
State v. C.S.Not Guilty
Speeding TicketDismissed
State of WA v. R.H.Not Guilty
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Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Thomas Jefferson School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2011
University of WashingtonN/ABachelor of Arts2008
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
YMCA Mock Trial CompetitionMock Trial Rater/Evaluator2014
Executive Board Committee Board MeetingOverview of the Volunteer Legal Services Clinics2013