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Wes advises and represents contractors, subcontractors and owners in construction related disputes.  He also represents and advises clients with regard to property, business and employment issues.  His trial experience includes matters involving construction, trademark infringement, personal injury and general commercial litigation.


Languages spoken: Japanese

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Practice areas


  1. Personal Injury: 90%
  2. Contracts: 5%
  3. Construction: 5%



Hourly ($200/hour), contingent (33-40%)

Payment types:

Cash, Check

Attorney endorsements

9 total 

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  • Richard Todd Wetmore

    I endorse Wesley Mortensen. I had the pleasure of working together with Wes as opposing counsel on a matter. He was professional, knowledgeable and of the highest ethical standards. Wes utilizes these traits to effectively and zealously represent his clients.


    Richard Wetmore Litigation Attorney
    Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

  • Michael S. Waddington

    I endorse Wesley. He is a highly skilled attorney that is well respected in the legal community.


    Michael Waddington Military law Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact info

Craig Swapp & Associates

16201 E. Indiana Avenue
Suite 1900
Spokane Valley, WA, 99216


IDAuthorized to practice law201407/12/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Peer Review Rating - CVMartindale-Hubbell2008
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
AttorneyCraig Swapp & Associates2012 - Present
AttorneyDunn & Black, P.S.2007 - 2012
AssociateHatch, Allen & Shepherd, P.A.2004 - 2007
Association namePosition nameDuration
J. Rueben Clark Law Society - Spokane ChapterChapter Chair2012 - Present
J. Reuben Clark Law Society - Spokane ChapterBoard Members and Events Coordinator2010 - Present
J. Reuben Clark Law Society - Spokane ChapterEvents Committee Chair2010 - Present
Boy Scouts of AmericaTroop 405 Chartered Organizational Representative2010 - Present
Spokane County Bar Young Lawyers DivisionTrustee2009 - Present
Spokane County Bar AssociationN/A2008 - Present
State Bar of CaliforniaN/A2008 - Present
Inland Northwest Chapter of Associated Builders & ContractorsMember of Legal Strategies Committee2007 - Present
Washington State Bar AssociationN/A2007 - Present
J. Reuben Clark Law SocietyAlumni2004 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Generation Plastering, LLC v. E&E Acoustics II, Inc.Judgment for Defendant/Client
JD's Dragon, Inc. et al. v. J&J's Casino Investments, LLC et al.Multimillion dollar summary judgment for client.
David R. Giaquinto v. Cottonwood Mall Family Dental Center, PCJudgement for Defendant/Client
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Publication nameTitleDate
Inland Northwest ContractorRecent Executive Orders and Their Impact on Federal Contractors2009
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Brigham Young University - J. Reuben Clark Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor2004
Brigham Young UniversityInternational Law & DiplomacyBA - Bachelor of Arts2001
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Contracts and SubcontractsConstruction Contracts and Subcontracts2009
Contracts & SubcontractsConstruction Contracts and Subcontracts2008