Kathleen is a trial lawyer who focuses her practice on class actions, professional liability litigation, and commercial and real estate litigation. She has tried several jury trials, been involved in more than 50 arbitrations and over one-hundred mediations in her over 20-year career. She also serves as a King County arbitrator.
J.D. (with honors), 1991, Santa Clara University School of Law
B.A. (with honors), 1986, Western Washington University
Awards and Recognitions
• Justice C.C. Chavelle Academic Scholarship
• Articles Editor, Santa Clara Law Review, 1990-1991
• Author, The Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act After 1991: Looking Forward to the Future?, 31 Santa Clara L. Rev. 261, 1990
Kathleen practices in the Seattle office of Sandman Savrann’s Associated Firm, Lewis Brisbois Bisgaard & Smith, LLP.