Michael D. Slater, Jr.

Associate, Seattle

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Phone: (206) 287-1775
Fax: (206) 287-9113
Email:
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901 5th Ave., Suite 3400
Seattle, WA 98164

Areas of Practice

Professional Experience

Mr. Slater’s practice focuses on complex litigation matters, including wrongful death, serious personal injury, auto/trucking accidents, job-site accidents, premises and product liability, as well as commercial and residential construction defect cases. He has represented companies involved in a wide range of industries including construction, manufacturing, shipping and transportation, hospitality, and real estate.

Mr. Slater has also worked extensively with contractors, developers, and municipalities, in all phases of commercial, residential, and public works construction projects. His experience includes pre-construction contract negotiation, drafting subcontract agreements, ensuring compliance with statutory construction guidelines, coordinating with architects, engineers, and other trades, as well as post-construction litigation.

Mr. Slater truly enjoys learning the unique details and intricacies of each client’s business and working collaboratively to develop strategies that promote their individual interests. Mr. Slater believes that his natural sense of curiosity, combined with his attention to detail, allows him to better understand and meet his clients’ needs, while exceeding their expectations.

Education

  • Gonzaga University School of Law, J.D., cum laude, 2014
  • University of Washington, B.A., Political Science, 2011

 

Admitted to Practice

  • Washington State Courts (WSBA #48106)
  • U.S. District Courts – Western and Eastern Districts of Washington

Professional & Community Activities

Mike is a member of the Washington State Bar Association and the Washington Defense Trial Lawyers Association.