Born Evanston, Illinois; Admitted to bar, 1979, Washington; Admitted to practice, U.S. District Court, Western District of Washington, 1979; Undergraduate education, University of Utah (B.A. and Certificate of International Relations, with honors, 1974); Legal education, Brigham Young University School of Law (J.D., 1977); U.S. Marine Corps, 1969-1972, U.S. Marine Corps Reserve, 1972-1983, Rank: Major, Retired; Former Snohomish County Deputy Prosecutor, Head of Juvenile Court Division, 1980-1981; Former Board Member, South Snohomish County Head Start, 1982-1985; Former Coordinator, South Snohomish County Neighborhood Legal Clinic, 1983-1986; Former Board Member, Evergreen Legal Services, 1987-1994; Former Member, Alderwood Rotary Club, 1987-1992; Local Board Member, U.S. Selective Service System, 2002- present; Second language, French; Member, Washington State Bar Association and Snohomish County Bar Association. 1987-present: Arbitrator in the Snohomish County Superior Court Arbitration Program (serving as Arbitrator in over 100 cases), 1982-present; Has lectured on various legal topics, including landlord/tenant issues, limited liability companies, short sale issues and distressed property issues. Practice focus: Real Estate Law and Business Law, with an emphasis on Hospitality Law.
Born Seattle, Washington; Admitted to bar, 1999, Washington; Admitted to practice, U.S. District Court, Western District of Washington, 1999; Admitted to practice, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Washington, 2009; Admitted to practice, Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals, 2009; Undergraduate education, Central Washington University (B.A., cum laude, 1994); Legal education, Seattle University School of Law (J.D., cum laude, 1998); Reported cases: Consulting Overseas Mgmt. v. Shtikel, 105 Wn. App. 80, 18 P.3d 1144 (2001); Betts v. Equifax Credit Information Services, Inc., 245 F.Supp.2d 1130 (2003); In re: D’Agosto, 134 Wn. App. 390 (2006); review denied 160 Wn.2d 1016 (2007); Member, Washington State Bar Association and Snohomish County Bar Association.
Born Provo, Utah; Admitted to bar, 2005, Washington; Admitted to bar, 2008, Guam; Undergraduate education, Brigham Young University (B.A., 2000); Legal education, Gonzaga University School of Law (J.D., 2005); Eagle Scout Award with Boy Scouts of America (1992); Clerked for Judge Anita A. Sukola of the Superior Court of Guam (2005 to 2008); Assistant Attorney General for the Office of the Attorney General of Guam (2008 to 2012); Associate for Law Offices of Zachor & Thomas (2012 to 2013); Deputy Prosecuting Attorney for the Clallam County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office (2013 to 2015); Eight felony jury trials as a prosecutor; Eighteen misdemeanor trials as a prosecutor; 200 (estimated) contested traffic hearings as a prosecutor; One year volunteering for the King County Housing Justice Project in Kent; Currently, volunteer attorney for Snohomish County Legal Services; Member of Washington State Bar Association, Guam Bar Association, and Snohomish County Bar Association.