In two recent cases—one civil, one criminal—the Washington Supreme Court reversed the Court of Appeals
Scott Volyn is a trial attorney, superior court commissioner pro tem, and college/university professor.
SECTION SPOTLIGHT BY ANNE WATANABE Q. What is the most valuable benefit members get from joining your Section that they can’t get anywhere else? World Peace Through Law provides Section members with frequent one-hour CLEs covering a wide range of topics related to human rights and peace worldwide. Because our members (as well as ourContinue reading “World Peace Through Law Section”
THESE NOTICES OF THE IMPOSITION OF DISCIPLINARY SANCTIONS AND ACTIONS are published pursuant to Rule 3.5(c) of the Washington Supreme Court Rules for Enforcement of Lawyer Conduct. Active links to directory listings, RPC definitions, and documents related to the disciplinary matter can be found at the links below or by looking up the respondent inContinue reading “Nov. 2021 > Discipline & Other Regulatory Notices”
. . . Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt is pleased to announce that Stephanie Berntsen has been named to its Board of Directors. Stephanie has been with Schwabe for 19 years. In that time, she has served as Board Nominating Committee Chair, Human Relations Committee Chair, Labor & Employment Practice Group Chair, and as a BoardContinue reading “Nov. 2021 > Announcements”
News & Information of Interest to WSBA Members
The Washington Young Lawyers Committee honors four local leaders: Jack Chang, Meha Goyal, Diego Rondón Ichikawa, and Neil Weiss.
The WSBA honors two classes of 50-year members at T-Mobile Park
This is a new semi-regular column, in which experienced practitioners will answer questions from those new to the practice of law.
This article aims to answer some unanswered questions regarding the impact of the Blake decision and the effect of ESB 5476.