SEATTLE, WA 98101-3927
Focus of Practice
Litigation, insurance coverage, tort, product liability
2015 to present - Betts Patterson & Mines (Of Counsel); 1989-2015 - Thorsrud Cane & Paulich (Managing Shareholder for 27 years); 1981-1988 - Tewell, Thorpe & Findlay (Attorney); Martindale-Hubbell (rated AV Preeminent); Washington State "Super Lawyer" from 2003 through 2019 (Super Lawyers Magazine).
Washington State Bar; Oregon State Bar; U.S. District Court, Western & Eastern Districts of Washington; Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals
University of Washington - B.A., 1976 (Magna cum laude); University of Washington School of Law - J.D., 1980
Washington State Bar Association; Oregon State Bar Association; American Bar Association; King County Bar Association; Northwest Insurance Coverage Association
Professional Mediation Skills Training Program (UW Law School); NW Dispute Resolution Conferences (UW Law School); Arbitration Training (King County Bar Association)
I've represented parties as an advocate in over one hundred mediations and arbitrations. I've also served on the King County Mandatory Arbitration Panel since September 2018.
ADR Practice Areas
Consumer Protection, Contracts, Insurance, Product Liability, Torts