Talmadge/Fitzpatrick - Appellate and Professional Responsibility Attorneys
Appellate Advocates & Professional Responsibility Attorneys

Our People

Phil Talmadge

Phil Talmadge

J.D. - University of Washington, 1976

Symposium Editor, Washington Law Review, 1975-76

B.A. - Yale University, 1973

Magna cum laude, Political Science

Justice - Washington State Supreme Court, 1995-2001

Senator - Washington State Senate, 1979-1995

Attorney - 1976-Present

Super Lawyer - Washington Law & Politics

Professional Associations

Washington State Bar Association

American Academy of Appellate Lawyers

Washington State Appellate Lawyers Association

King County Bar Association



Washington State Bar, 1976

United States District Court, Western District of Washington, 1976

United States Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit, 1980

United States Supreme Court, 1985

United States Court of Appeals, Federal Circuit, 1987

Thomas Fitzpatrick

Thomas Fitzpatrick

J.D. - University of Chicago Law School, 1976

B.A. - University of Montana, 1973


Executive Director of Snohomish County, 2005-2006
Assistant Chief of the Snohomish County Prosecuting Attorney's Office Civil

Division, 1999-2004

Super Lawyer - Washington Law & Politics


1989-1999 - Stafford, Frey, Cooper

1978-1989 - Karr, Tuttle, Campbell


Professional Associations

Board of Governors of the American Bar Association
ABA House of Delegates
ABA Standing Committee on Professional Discipline
King County Bar Association


Sidney Tribe
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J.D. University of Washington School of Law 2002
  Washington Law Review 2000-2002, Member and Executive Articles Editor
  Moot Court Honor Board 2000-2002, Member and President
  The Order of the Barristers, Invited Member
  Best Oralist and Regional Team, Falknor Appellate Advocacy Competition
  Author, Closing A Discrimination Loophole: Using Title VII's Anti-Retaliation Provision to
    Prevent Employers from Requiring Unlawful Arbitration Agreements as Conditions of
    Continued Employment
, 76 Washington Law Review 957 (July 2001)

B.A. Willamette University 1994 (cum laude)
  English & Literature
  G. Herbert Smith Scholarship, 1990-1994
  Dona Adams Rothwell Award, 1993 & 1994
  Alpha Lambda Delta

  Talmadge/Fitzpatrick, 2007-Present
  Law Clerk, Washington State Court of Appeals Division I, 2005-2007
  Law Offices of James J. Rigos, 2002-2005

Professional Associations
  Washington State Bar Association
  Washington Employment Lawyers Association
  King County Bar Association
  Washington Women Lawyers

  Washington State Bar, 2002
  United States District Court, Western District of Washington 2007
  United States Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit 2007
  United States Supreme Court 2007