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Christopher T. Wall

Primary Areas of PracticeEmployment Law, Personal Injury, Medical Malpractice, Consumer Protection, Class Actions, Civil Rights, Government Liability, Environmental Litigation, Appellate Practice
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice Washington State Courts
U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit
U.S. District Court, Western District of Washington
U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Washington
Professional & Bar Association Memberships

Washington State Bar Association

King County Bar Association

Tacoma-Pierce County Bar Association

Washington State Association for Justice
Trial News Editorial Board

Washington Employment Lawyers Association

Representative Cases

Miller v. American Family Insurance Co.
Represented a family of three who were injured by an uninsured drunk driver. $72,000 arbitration award for plaintiffs.

Burnham v. Gig Harbor Sportsman's Club
Integral member of litigation team in a suit against Gig Harbor Sportsman’s Club for environmental contamination of a salmon-bearing creek. Reached a settlement for environmental remediation under Department of Ecology supervision.

Quinn v. Everett Safe & Lock
Integral member of trial team representing a Washington State National Guard Reservist who was terminated in retaliation for reporting wage violations. Jury verdict for $210,000.

Confidential Client
Drafted correspondence and helped the client prepare for a pre-termination hearing. Rather than being terminated, the client was promoted.

Rufener v. Renton
Represented a client whose retirement assets were frozen when the City failed to notify the client about a change in the plan administration. Favorable settlement for Plaintiff before filing a lawsuit.

Professional History
Law Clerk to the Honorable Joel H. Bolger, Alaska Supreme Court
Law Clerk to the Honorable Walter Carpeneti, Alaska Supreme Court
Summer Associate, MacDonald Hoague & Bayless
Judicial Extern to the Honorable John C. Coughenour, U.S. District Court for the Western District of Washington

J.D., University of Washington School of Law, 2012
Washington Journal of Environmental Law & Policy, Chief Articles Editor

B.A. & B.S., Santa Clara University, 2005