Kirkpatrick & Startzel has successfully represented clients on appeal in Washington State and federal courts. Our cases have resulted in published opinions setting lasting legal precedents. The attorneys at Kirkpatrick & Startzel are licensed to practice before Washington and Idaho appellate courts as well as the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals and the United States Supreme Court. We can identify and frame the issues to put your case’s best foot forward on briefing and at oral argument. Whether you are seeking to appeal an adverse ruling or uphold a lower court’s decision, Kirkpatrick & Startzel is here to assist you.

Representative decisions
Raun v. Caudill, 193 Wn. App. 1029, 2016 WL 1567240 (2016)
Smith v. Lundy, 182 Wn. App. 1004, 2014 WL 2931700 (2014), rev. denied, 181 Wn. 2d 1031, 340 P.3d 228 (2015)
Corrigan v. Dale, 401 Fed. Appx. 233 (9th Cir. 2010)
Kimball v. Otis Elevator Co., 89 Wn. App. 169, 947 P.2d 1275 (1997)
Lunt v. Mount Spokane Skiing Corp., 62 Wn. App. 353, 814 P.2d 1189 (1991)
Atherton Condominium Apartment-Owners Ass’n Board of Directors v. Blume Development Co., 115 Wn. 2d 506, 799 P.2d 250 (1990)