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Washington Super Lawyer: Craig Schauermann

Posted by Scott A. Staples | Jun 05, 2014 | 0 Comments

Craig Schauermann — for nine straight years has been designated a “Washington Super Lawer”

Our Senior Partner, Craig F. Schauermann, was named a 2014 “Washington Super Lawyer” by Law and Politics Magazine. This is the 9th straight year that Craig has been recognized as one of the top 5% of all lawyers in the State of Washington- an incredible run!

For most of those years Craig was the only recipient of this prestigious honor in all of Southwest Washington, to be practicing exclusively in the area of personal injury. For over 35 years Craig has successfully represented injured people and insurance consumers in a wide variety of personal injury and insurance claims, including auto and motorcycle collisions, worksite injuries, premises liability claims, watercraft accidents, to name a few.

We are immensely proud to have one of our own recognized as one of the best of the best.

About the Author

Scott A. Staples

Scott Staples came on board in 2006 as a clerk during law school, and joined the firm as an associate attorney in 2007. He was made a shareholder in the firm in 2010. Scott graduated, cum laude, from Washington State University Vancouver with a BA in English, and obtained his Juris Doctorate from Willamette University College of Law, with cum laude honors there as well. He has successfully represented clients in a variety of different types of injury cases, including auto collisions, premises liability, animal attacks, watercraft accidents, and construction site injuries. He has appeared, and won, before the Washington State Supreme Court (Weismann v. Safeco, 2012). Scott has volunteered time for the past several years at the Clark County Volunteer Lawyers Housing Justice Project. He has previously served on the new member and membership committees for the Washington State Association for Justice (WSAJ), and has acted as chair and co-chair of the WSAJ Clark County Roundtable. He is a member of the Washington and Oregon State Bar Associations, WSAJ and OTLA (state trial lawyer organizations), and is admitted to practice in all state and federal courts in Washington and Oregon. Scott was born and raised in Vancouver, attending Vancouver public schools and graduating from Hudson's Bay High School. He enjoys playing recreational basketball and softball, skiing, and spending time with his wife and three children.

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