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Noel graduated Summa Cum Laude from Gonzaga University School of Law in 2004 after receiving his Bachelor of Arts degree in Government/Pre-Law from Eastern Washington University in 2001. While in law school, he served as Executive Editor of the Gonzaga International Law Journal and was a two-year member of the National Moot Court Team. Noel’s areas of practice include criminal law, family law, civil litigation, personal injury, and commercial and business law, including creditor-debtor relations and bankruptcy. He is also currently an adjunct professor and Mock Trial coach at Eastern Washington University and is actively involved in Junior Achievement of the Inland Northwest. Noel is a member of both the Washington and Idaho State Bar Associations, as well as the Spokane County and Kootenai County Bar Associations. He is also admitted to practice in the federal courts for the Eastern District of Washington, Western District of Washington and the District of Idaho.


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Practice areas


  1. Criminal Defense: 25%
    12 years
  2. Bankruptcy: 25%
    12 years
  3. Litigation: 20%
    12 years
  4. Family: 20%
    12 years
  5. Business: 10%
    12 years



Hourly ($150-200/hour), contingent (30-40%), Fixed (sometimes), Retainer (sometimes), Free consultation (30 minutes), Pro bono (10%)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

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  • Michael Stephen Strange

    Noel is a highly ethical and exceptional attorney who cares deeply for his clients and strives to constantly provide excellent and honest representation. As an attorney I work with many other attorneys and the highest recommendation I can give is that if I ever needed legal representation, I would chose Noel as my attorney without hesitation.


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Contact info

Pitner Law

400 S. Jefferson St
Suite 400
Spokane, WA, 99204


IDAuthorized to practice law200907/12/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Volunteer Law Firm of the YearSpokane County Bar Association, Volunteer Lawyers Program2007
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Attorney/OwnerPitner Law2012 - Present
Adjunct ProfessorGonzaga University School of Law2010 - 2012
Partner/ PrincipalEwing Anderson, P.S. Attorneys At Law2004 - 2012
Association namePosition nameDuration
Idaho State Bar AssoicationMember2009 - Present
Kootenai County Bar AssociationMember2009 - Present
Washington State Bar Association, Bar Examiners CommitteeMember2007 - Present
Washington Association of Criminal Defense AttorneysMember2007 - Present
Federal Bar Association (Eastern District of Washington chapter)Member2005 - Present
Federal Bar Association (Eastern District of Washington chapter), Bankruptcy SectionMember2005 - Present
Bankruptcy Bar Asociation for the Eastern District of WashingtonMember2005 - Present
Washington State Bar AssociationMember2005 - Present
Spokane County Bar AssociationMember2005 - Present
Spokane Valley Junior Soccer AssociationBoard Member-Director of Recreation2013 - 2013
Spokane Valley Junior Soccer Assoc.Board Member- Judiciary Chairman2012 - 2013
Publication nameTitleDate
Spokane Journal of BusinessRecent Trends in Bankruptcy Filings in Eastern Washington and Northern Idaho2010
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Gonzaga University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2004
Eastern Washington UniversityGovernment/Pre-LawBA - Bachelor of Arts2001
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
NBI Landlord Tenant CLEBankruptcy and Effect on Landlord Tenant Law2012