Washington Trial Lawyer of the year 1999 and past President of the Washington State Bar. Listed Best Lawyers in America and Seattle Magazine's Best Lawyers. Fellow American College of Trial Lawyers.
The Supreme Court of Washington does not recognize certification of specialties in the practice of law. Any certificate, award, or recognition by a group, organization or association used by a Washington attorney to describe his or her qualifications as a lawyer or qualifications in any subspecialty of law is not a requirement to practice law in the State of Washington.
Washington Rules of Professional Responsibility Rule 7.4(b) (1997).