News & Recent Blog Posts

28 September 2015

Deadly Aurora Bridge accident is a wake up call.

This past Thursday’s deadly Aurora Bridge crash is a wake up call. Some reporters are sounding the alarm. Thanks to these reporters and responsive lawmakers, I have hope that we will see big cha... Read more

24 September 2015

Median Barriers & Today’s Deadly Aurora Bridge Crash

SDOT had plans to install median barrier years ago. That likely would have saved lives and reduced the impact of today’s incident. A horrific collision involving a Ride the Ducks amphibious vehi... Read more

21 September 2015

More cyclists over 45 years old leads to jump in fatal bike accidents

Earlier this month NPR reported on the spike in bicycle deaths as more adults opt for two wheels instead of four. Just like many of our cyclist clients, adults want to adopt healthier routines to get ... Read more

15 September 2015

Family of young girl hit at Redmond Town Center files wrongful death lawsuit

Last Friday, the Drehers filed a wrongful death/premises liability lawsuit against Redmond Town Center among other defendants. Young Susie Dreher was playing at the unguarded RTC Sensory Garden, which... Read more

6 September 2015

Murder/wrongful death in Belize with ties to Washington State

Two SKW clients’ tangled story about the wrongful death and murder of their father seem made for a TV movie. KING5 TV draws out the details in a recent segment. Learn more about Plaintiffs Je... Read more

2 September 2015

Calling all Dodge, Chrysler, Jeep & Ram owners: Do you choose $100 or risking your life?

Maybe owners of Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep and Ram are just too busy or don’t care if they might lose control over their steering or have a defective rear axle. But their problem is exponentially gr... Read more

23 August 2015

ID Theft guardian LifeLock fails to make good per FTC

EARLIER THIS YEAR, news of massive data breaches of Premera and Anthem felt like a one-two punch to many of us focused on protecting consumers. I got a lot of questions from clients and other attorney... Read more

13 August 2015

Brad J. Moore takes the helm as Public Justice President

“I was meant to be a part of this place.” That’s how Brad Moore, the newly elected President of the Public Justice Foundation, described the natural fit he sees between his work as a trial attor... Read more

29 July 2015

Fiat Chrysler Recall Farther Reaching than Takata Recall

2015 might just easily earn the dubious distinction as the Year of the Historic Recalls. We started off the year with news about the GM ignition recalls and the early months led to a great deal of han... Read more

23 July 2015

Weighing the Pros/Cons of Uber and Lyft

It’s summer, which means many of us are opting to find creative, less expensive ways to get to the airport. Personally, I’m in the minority among my friends when it comes to ride-hailing s... Read more