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Practice Overview

  • Open government laws (Public Records Act, Open Public Meetings Act)
  • Media Law
  • Regulatory Litigation
  • Constitutional Law (Open Courts under Article I, Section 10, Washington Constitution; First Amendment, U.S. Constitution)

Education

  • Seattle University School of Law Juris Doctorate (magna cum laude) (2008)
  • University of Washington, Bachelor of Arts, History (2003)

Admitted to Practice Law

  • Washington (2008)
  • United States District Court for the Western District of Washington (2009)
  • United States District Court for the Eastern District of Washington (2009)
  • United States Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit (2009)

Publications

  • Co-editor, The Public Records Act Deskbook (2010 Supplement)
  • Co-author, The Public Records Act Deskbook (2010 Supplement)
    • Chapter 20, "Access to Court Proceedings and Court Records"
  • Co-editor, The Washington Administrative Law Practice Manual (exp. 2010)
    • Chapter 4: Public Records
  • Co-author, "Electronic Records and Washington's Public Records Act," CLE (September 2009)
  • Co-author, "An Overview of Washington's Open Public Meetings Act," Washington Newspaper Publisher's Association Conference (October 2009)

Memberships and Associations

  • Washington Bar Association (2008 - present)
  • King County Bar Association (2008 - present)
  • American Bar Association (2008 - present)
  • Federal Bar Association, Western District of Washington (2009 - present)
  • Media Law Resource Center (Member 2010 - present)
  • Washington Coalition for Open Government (Board Member 2010 - present)

Other Legal Experience

  • Legal Extern, Hon. Marsha J. Pechman, U.S. District Court, Seattle, WA (2008)
  • Research and Technical Editor, Seattle University Law Review (2006 – 2008)