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Languages spoken: Spanish

Practice areas

Licensed

  1. Business: 25%
    19 years, 3 thousand cases
  2. Corporate: 25%
    17 years, 100 cases
  3. Employment: 25%
    17 years, 800 cases
  4. Intellectual Property: 25%
    19 years, 500 cases

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Cash, Check

Attorney endorsements

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  • Heather J Norton

    It is a pleasure to know Arin. He has worked tirelessly for the Clark County Bar Association, volunteering countless hours of service!

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    Heather Norton Power of attorney Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Edward L. Dunkerly

    I endorse this lawyer. He is very personable and involved in community affairs as well as being a committed advocate in complex litigation and transactions.

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    Edward Dunkerly Criminal defense Attorney
    Relationship: Co-worker

Contact info

1409 Franklin St Ste 211
Vancouver, WA, 98660

1409 Franklin St Ste 211
Vancouver, WA, 98660

1409 Franklin St Ste 211
Vancouver, WA, 98660

1409 Franklin St Ste 211
Vancouver, WA, 98660-3040

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Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
ORActive200007/16/2016
WAActive199707/16/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Mediator PanelistADR Support Services2012
Certified MediatorVOMA, Seattle Washington1995
Award for ServiceUniversity of Oregon1994
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PresidentArin M. Dunn, P.S. Attorneys at Law2000 - Present
Corporate CounselOptiva Corporation (maker of Sonicare® until acquired by Phillips)1998 - 1999
AttorneyK&L Gates (Formerly Preston Gates Ellis, LLP)1997 - 1998
Judicial InternJudge William Dwyer, U.S. District Court for Western Washington1997 - 1997
Judicial InternWashington State Supreme Court1995 - 1995
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
Clark County Bar AssociationVice President2013 - Present
Oregon State Bar, Attorney Mentor ProgramMentor2011 - Present
Washington Lawyers for the ArtsMember/Volunteer on Legal Education for Artists and Attorneys2003 - Present
United States District Court for Western WashingtonMember2001 - Present
United States District Court for the District of OregonMember2000 - Present
Oregon State Bar AssociationMember2000 - Present
United States Court of Federal Claims Bar AssociationMember1998 - Present
Washington State Bar AssociationMember1997 - Present
Clark County Bar AssociationSecretary2012 - 2013
Clark County Bar AssociationTrustee2011 - 2012
American Bar AssociationMember2009 - 2009
Washington State Bar Association, Young Lawyers DivisionTrustee2003 - 2004
Publications
Publication nameTitleDate
Clark County Bar AssociationTHE ENDE OF PILLOW TALK (Article on Attorney Ethics)2013
Clark County Bar AssociationNEW SGAL PROGRAM ADOPTED BY CCBA2013
Clark County Bar AssociationBasic Corporate Formation2011
Clark County Bar Association NewsNEW FEDERAL RULES ON ELECTRONIC DISCOVERY2007
Washington State Bar Association Continuing Legal EducationINTELLECTUAL PROPERTY: RED FLAGS FOR THE BUSINESS ATTORNEY2003
Washington State Bar Association Continuing Legal EducationTOP TEN PRETRIAL DO’S AND DON’TS2003
Pacific NW Arts SymposiumALTERNATIVE DISPUTE RESOLUTION MECHANISMS FOR ARTISTS2003
Dunn & Sheldrick, PSEMPLOYERS:...LAWS PROTECTING DEPARTING SOLDIERS2001
Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Washington School of LawCorporate, Intellectual Property, ContractsJD - Juris Doctor1997
University of OregonInternational Studies, Political ScienceOther - Bachelors1993
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
CLE Presented by CCBA YLSBusiness Law and Ethics2013
CCBA SGAL Training Program (CCBA CLE)CCBA Mandatory SGAL Training Program Development and Overview2013
Advising the Small Business Client (CCBA - Continuing Legal Education)Corporate Formation and Governance, Intellectual Property, Employment, Attorney Ethics.2011
WSBA New Lawyer Education SeminarProfessional Communications and Ethics2010
Trademark Law for Artists (Continuing Legal Education)Trademark Protection2003
Pacific Northwest Arts and Entertainment SymposiumADR for Intellectual Property Disputes2003
Advising The Small Business Client (Washington State Bar CLE)Intellectual Property Red Flags for Business Attorneys2003
Pretrial Practice (Washington State Bar Association CLE)Litigation and Settlement Techniques for Attorneys2002