WASHINGTON'S LEADING BUSINESS MAGAZINE

Best Lawyers in the Business

The leading lawyers in the Puget Sound region for 2012, as determined by their peers.
|   January 2012   |  FROM THE PRINT EDITION

Goldmark & Bender | Seattle, WA
WILLIAM BOWMAN

The Law Firm of Stephen Hayne | Bellevue, WA
STEPHEN WESLEY HAYNE

Education Law

K&L Gates | Seattle, WA
CHRISTOPHER L. HIRST, DENISE STIFFARM, GRACE T. YUAN

Perkins Coie | Bellevue, WA
CHARLES N. EBERHARDT

Elder Law

Lane Powell | Seattle, WA
BARBARA J. DUFFY

Eminent Domain and Condemnation Law

Foster Pepper | Seattle, WA
THOMAS M. WALSH

Graham & Dunn | Seattle, WA
LARRY J. SMITH

Tousley Brain Stephens | Seattle, WA
KIM D. STEPHENS

Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law
Litigation denoted with *; lawyers listed in both Practice Area and Litigation denoted with **

BenefitsVoice | Shoreline, WA
THOMAS P. MCCORMICK

Davis Wright Tremaine | Bellevue, WA
JEFF BELFIGLIO

Davis Wright Tremaine | Seattle, WA
RICHARD J. BIRMINGHAM**, JASON T. FROGGATT

Dorsey & Whitney | Seattle, WA
MARIANNE O’BARA

Ekman Bohrer Thulin | Seattle, WA
CHARLES H. THULIN**

K&L Gates | Seattle, WA
DOUGLAS M. LOVE, NORMAN S. MILKS, DEIRDRE C. THOMAS

Lane Powell | Seattle, WA
D. MICHAEL REILLY*

LeSourd & Patten | Seattle, WA
JUDD R. MARTEN

Perkins Coie | Seattle, WA
RONALD L. BERENSTAIN*, J. THOMAS CRISTY, KURT E. LINSENMAYER, J. SUE MORGAN

Song Mondress | Seattle, WA
WILLIAM H. SONG**

Stoel Rives | Seattle, WA
MELANIE K. CURTICE, RICHARD A. HOPP, MIMI G. WARNER

Thorson Barnett & McDonald | Seattle, WA
DEVITT D. BARNETT, PAUL R. MCDONALD, LEE ARTHUR THORSON

Energy Law

Bracewell & Giuliani | Seattle, WA
DAVID A. DOMANSKY

Davis Wright Tremaine | Seattle, WA
CRAIG A. GANNETT

Gordon Thomas Honeywell | Tacoma, WA
JAMES C. WALDO

Hillis Clark Martin & Peterson | Seattle, WA
JEROME L. HILLIS, RICHARD R. WILSON

K&L Gates | Seattle, WA
ERIC E. FREEDMAN, BRIAN K. KNOX, ELIZABETH THOMAS

Marsh Mundorf Pratt Sullivan & McKenzie | Mill Creek, WA
TERENCE L. MUNDORF

Perkins Coie | Bellevue, WA
DONALD G. KARI,  MARKHAM A. QUEHRN

Perkins Coie | Seattle, WA
L. JOHN IANI, KAREN MCGAFFEY, MARK W. SCHNEIDER

Stoel Rives | Seattle, WA
ALAN R. MERKLE

Van Ness Feldman | Seattle, WA
MATTHEW A. LOVE, MALCOLM C. MCLELLAN, MARLYS PALUMBO

Wilson Sonsini Goodrich