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April 21, 2014

Hampton Speaking at WDTL Annual Insurance Law Update

Joe Hampton will be presenting on May 2 with the Washington Defense Trial Lawyers, at their Annual Insurance Law Update at the Washington State Convention Center. His topic will be, “Ethics for Insurance Defense & Coverage Considerations.”

March 14, 2014

BPM Made Strong Presence at the King County Bar Association Young Lawyers Division Fun Run

On March 8, BPM gathered at Seward Park to support the KCBA YLD fun run, benefitting local legal clinics. BPM won the award for “Most Participants,” and proudly took home a trophy. We look forward more about this article »

February 27, 2014

BPM Hosts New Seattle University School of Law Dean

On February 27, Betts, Patterson & Mines, hosted Seattle University School of Law’s new dean, Annette Clark. Dean Clark discussed the direction of legal education post recession, and how Seattle University is responding. BPM has 10 more about this article »

February 27, 2014

BPM Hosts WWL Panel Discussion, “Having a Legal Career and a Family”

On February 26, Betts, Patterson & Mines hosted the latest Washington Women Lawyers town hall discussion, “Having a Legal Career and a Family,” as part IV of the Plugging the Leaky Pipeline series. BPM attorney, Pam more about this article »

January 29, 2014

Division One Affirms Trial Court Ruling that Forged Lease Precludes Extra-Contractual Claims

The Washington State Court of Appeals, Division One, recently upheld the trial court’s dismissal of an insured’s claim for bad faith and CPA damages in a published decision, –P.3d –, 2013 WL 7093203. In the more about this article »

January 16, 2014

BPM Hosts The 9th Annual YLD Winter Social

Betts, Patterson & Mines, P.S. is hosting the Ninth Annual King County Bar Association’s Young Lawyers Division Winter Social on February 6. BPM director, Dan Syhre, is selected as one of the nominees for the 2013 more about this article »

January 11, 2014

BPM Announces Promotion of Seven New Directors

Betts, Patterson & Mines, P.S. is pleased to announce the election of the following seven attorneys as directors of the firm: Vasudev N. Addanki Mary E. Atkinson Shawna M. Lydon Richard D. Ross Sarah M. Shields more about this article »

January 4, 2014

Law360 Highlights BPM Success on Pfizer Case

Law360 recently published an article entitled, “Pfizer Absolved in Quigley Asbestos Suit.” This article highlights the work of BPM attorney, Marissa Alkhazov on the Pfizer case. Alkhazov received dismissal from U.S. District Judge Thomas S. more about this article »

October 23, 2013

Law360 Highlights BPM Success

Law360 recently published an article about a BPM case. Dan Syhre and Kathryn Boling successfully defended Hartford against another insurer, Axis. Follow this link to read the rest of the article entitled, “Law360 Axis Can’t more about this article »

October 22, 2013

BPM Attorneys Successfully Represent Trucking Company

Lori Hurl and Laura Kruse successfully represent trucking company in an admitted liability dispute.  The plaintiff was involved in a five vehicle collision that was caused by the trucking company.  After treating with chiropractic and more about this article »