Private practice, Seattle, Washington, 1983-1984
Public defender, Renton, Washington, 1984
Law clerk, Hon. Ward Williams, Court of Appeals of the State of Washington, 1984-1985
Assistant city attorney, Seattle, Washington, 1985-1988
Private practice, Wenatchee, Washington, 1988-2014
Nominated to U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Washington, September 19, 2013; no Senate vote
The University of Washington School of Law, located in Seattle, was first organized in 1899 and is fully accredited. The current law building, William H. Gates Hall, was completed and occupied in September of 2003 and is located on the Northwest corner of the main University campus. The building houses classrooms, student lounge, a coffee/snack kiosk, locker areas, the Marian Gould Gallagher Law Library, and offices for faculty, administration, and student organizations. Financial aid, registration, and career service functions are run primarily as in-house operations. The building itself is fully accessible to persons in wheelchairs and is equipped with braille identifiers. William H. Gates Hall is a designated non-smoking area.