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Jakob Daniel McGhie

DUI and DWI Attorney at Centralia, WA

5.0   1 review

also known as Jake McGhie

  • Licensed for 9 years
    State WA
    Acquired 2014
    Status
    Active No misconduct found

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About Jakob

Learn Jakob’s areas of practice.

Jakob spent his childhood in a small rural community in Southern Idaho. He moved to Washington State at eighteen when he began his undergraduate studies at Gonzaga University in Spokane, Washington. He graduated from Gonzaga in 2011 with a bachelors degree in Political Science, and a minor in Philosophy. He then obtained his Juris Doctor from Gonzaga University School of Law in 2014.

 

Jakob joined the law firm of Olson Althauser Samuelson and Rayan, LLP in 2014 as an associate. Before that he served as a volunteer attorney for the Spokane County Prosecuting Attorney's office, where he prosecuted gross misdemeanors, DUI's, and some felonies. Jakob now maintains a practice in criminal defense, DUI defense, and infractions.

 

He is available for free phone consultations on any matter you may need help with.

Location

Althauser Rayan Abbarno, LLP
114 Magnolia Street
Centralia, WA, 98531

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Posted by anonymous | December 9, 2014
Relentless!
Jake McGhie is a tireless, hard-fighting litigator! He did a great job for me in my criminal case. Hopefully I'll never need a criminal defense lawyer again, but I'll call Jake if I do.

Cost

Rates
  • Free Consultation 60 minutes
Payment methods
Cash, Check, Credit Card

Resume

AVVO RATING 10.0 (Superb)

Work Experience

  • Partner
  • Althauser Rayan Abbarno
  • 2020 - Present
  • Associate Attorney
  • Althauser Rayan Abbarno, LLP
  • 2019 - 2020
  • Assistant Prosecutor
  • Law Office of Angelle Gerl
  • 2014 - 2014
  • Volunteer Attorney
  • Spokane County Prosecuting Attorney's Office
  • 2013 - 2014
  • Legal Intern
  • Center For Justice
  • 2012 - 2013
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Education

  • Gonzaga University School of Law
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 2014
  • Gonzaga University
  • BA - Bachelor of Arts
  • 2011

Associations

  • Washington Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
  • Co-Chair - Publications Committee
  • 2017 - Present
  • Lewis County Law and Justice Council
  • Member
  • 2017 - Present
  • Thurston County Bar Association, Young Lawyers Section
  • Member
  • 2015 - Present
  • Young Professionals of Lewis County
  • Board Member
  • 2015 - Present
  • Washington State Bar Association, Young Lawyers Division
  • Committee Member
  • 2015 - Present
  • Discover! Children's Museum
  • Board Member
  • 2015 - Present
  • Washington State Bar Association, Criminal Law Section
  • Member
  • 2014 - Present
  • Twin Cities Rotary Club
  • President
  • 2020 - 2021
  • Lewis County Bar Association
  • President
  • 2018 - 2018
  • Lewis County Bar Association
  • President
  • 2018 - 2018
  • Lewis County Bar Association
  • Vice President
  • 2016 - 2017
  • Centralia Downtown Association
  • Vice President
  • 2015 - 2016
  • Centralia Downtown Association
  • Board Member
  • 2014 - 2017
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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Honors and Awards

  • Best Young Professional
  • The Daily Chronicle Newspaper
  • 2021
  • Top 20 Under 40
  • Chronicle Newspaper
  • 2020
  • Nominee - Best Young Professional of Lewis County
  • Chronicle News Paper
  • 2017
  • Nominee - Best Young Professional of Lewis County
  • Chronicle News Paper
  • 2016
  • Pro Bono Distinction
  • Gonzaga University School of Law
  • 2014
  • Winner - Clarke Cup Oral Advocacy Competition
  • Gonzaga University School of Law
  • 2012
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Publications

  • Washington Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers DUI News
  • Draeger Mass Suppression - November 2016 DUI News
  • 2016

Speaking Engagements

  • Minority Bar Networking Event
  • WSBA New and Young Lawyer's Committee - who we are and what we do
  • 2016
  • Rotary Luncheon
  • What non-criminals need to know about criminal law
  • 2015
  • Legal Environment of Business course
  • Principles of Criminal Law in Business
  • 2015
  • April 2015 Networking Social
  • Member Spotlight - Building a legal practice in Lewis County
  • 2015
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Attorney endorsements

Received (17)
Given (17)
Endorse Jakob
Unknown Attorney | Nov 21
Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter
"Jakob is an excellent attorney and advocate. He is extremely hardworking and his work ethic can be seen in the quality of his briefs and motion practice. Personally I know Jakob to be a good and person who is not afraid to stand up for what is right. I would recommend Jakob to anyone looking to hire an attorney."
Criminal defense Attorney | Jan 06
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Mr. McGhie tackles all legal matters with unwavering ethics, superior analytic ability, perseverance in the face of adverseness, and dedication to his clients. I endorse this lawyer. He is a shining star in the Washington legal community."
Criminal defense Attorney | Mar 29
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer. Jakob is an extremely competent attorney. He stays updated on current law and changes. He is diligent in his case preparation and does everything possible to obtain the best results for his clients."
Criminal defense Attorney | Apr 08
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Jakob is a supereb criminal law practitioner. He is professional, prompt and knowledgeable. I would highly recommend Jakob to represent you in curt."
General practice Attorney | Jan 28
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Jake McGhie is a skilled attorney who works tirelessly for his clients. With the thoroughness and passion he brings to every case, he is the advocate you want to have on your side."
Criminal defense Attorney | Jul 07
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I have known Jake for several years and know that he is a dedicated and zealous advocate for his clients. He is very knowledgable in all things criminal defense and works hard to seek justice. I endorse this attorney."
Criminal defense Attorney | Jul 06
Relationship: Other
"I endorse this lawyer."
Criminal defense Attorney | Jul 06
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Jake is a highly competent and skilled attorney."
Criminal defense Attorney | Dec 18
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I wholeheartedly endorse this lawyer. A brilliant, trustworthy and highly respected attorney in the legal community."
Criminal defense Attorney | Dec 08
Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter
"Jake is a fantastic attorney. He is firm and fair. I have worked against Jake and his intelligence was a frustrating obstacle I could not help but respect. I endorse this lawyer."
Unknown Attorney | Dec 04
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Jake is a passionate lawyer and an exceptional advocate for his clients. He works hard for a just resolution. I endorse this lawyer."
Criminal defense Attorney | Nov 26
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Jakob has the trial experience and abilities to defend a client charged with a felony, misdemeanor, or traffic violation. He gets great results."
DUI and DWI Attorney | Nov 21
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse Jakob as a competent and respectable member of the legal community and for his work in DUI defense."
Criminal defense Attorney | Nov 21
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer."
Unknown Attorney | Nov 19
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I fully endorse this lawyer! Jake is a very intelligent and driven attorney. I have had the pleasure of working with him on a case and was very impressed with his work."
Criminal defense Attorney | Nov 18
Relationship: Co-worker
"I endorse this lawyer."
Criminal defense Attorney | Nov 17
Relationship: Co-worker
"Jake is extremely intelligent and is always on top of every issue. I am very pleased to endorse him!"
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Centralia DUI and DWI Lawyer Jakob Daniel McGhie
Jakob Daniel McGhie
DUI and DWI Attorney
Centralia, WA
Licensed for 9 years
Free Consultation