We are experienced trial lawyers with offices in Mercer Island, Washington. We prosecute and defend all variety of claims, including complex multi-party disputes. We appear regularly in state and federal trial and appellate courts, administrative agencies, and arbitration. We are trained in advocacy and risk assessment; we bring those skills to every matter entrusted to us, large or small. And we can draft a simple will for you, too.
Our attorneys, John W. Schedler, Michael J. Bond, and Janet L. Thomas have a combined 97+ years of experience advising individuals, families, and large and small businesses. John's practice emphasizes the representation of health care providers and veterinarians in disciplinary proceedings and law suits. Michael's practice emphasizes the representation of architects, engineers, builders and owners in construction and land development projects, and he is qualified as an international commercial arbitrator. Janet’s career began as a registered nurse in hospital, clinic, and private practice settings. She was admitted to practice law in 1991 and spent the last 24 years as a defense trial lawyer in criminal cases and as staff counsel to two major casualty insurers. Over the years, we have obtained successful outcomes for our clients in almost every legal dispute that arises in our complex society, and we’ve acquired the judgment that comes with experience.
We recognize that we work in a service industry, and we are here to serve your need for legal advice and representation.
A description of our representative cases, our qualifications, and our contact information are shown on the following pages.