Recent Notable Cases Include

  • Not guilty verdict in a second degree date rape case after a two-week trial in Clark County Superior Court June 2017
  • Dismissal of rape of a child in the first degree and child molestation in the first degree charges in Clark County Superior Court in March 2017
  • Dismissal of a possession of methamphetamine charge in Clark County Superior in February 2017
  • Not guilty verdict on attempted rape of a child in the second degree case in the Clark County Superior Court in January 2017
  • Not guilty by reason of insanity verdict on a first-degree assault domestic violence charge in Clark County in December 2016
  • Dismissal of domestic assault case for Clark County Corrections Officer in Clark County in Nov. 2015
  • Not guilty verdict for police officer accused of fourth-degree assault domestic violence in Clark County District Court in Nov. 2014
  • Dismissal of attempted first-degree murder case in Clark County Superior Court in June 2014
  • Dismissal of a fourth-degree assault domestic violence case in Clark County District Court in June 2014
  • Dismissal of a second-degree murder case in Clark County Superior Court in March 2014
  • Dismissal of a first-degree armed robbery case in Clark County Superior Court in Jan. 2014
  • Dismissal of five counts of child pornography in Clark County Superior Court in Nov. 2013
  • Dismissal of a second-degree rape case in Clark County Superior Court in April 2013
  • Dismissal of a 10 count child pornography case in Clark County Superior Court in April 2013
  • Dismissal of a possession with intent to deliver methamphetamine case in Clark County Superior Court in April 2013
  • Dismissal of a case involving a high school band instructor charged with nine counts of sexual misconduct in the first degree in Clark County in April 2011
  • Dismissal of a domestic violence assault case in Clark County in March 2011
  • Dismissal of an unlawful possession of a firearm case in Clark County in March 2011
  • Not guilty verdict on a felony communication with a minor for immoral purposes case in Clark County in Feb. 2011
  • Dismissal of a felony methamphetamine possession case in Clark County in Feb. 2011
  • Dismissal of a first-degree child molestation case in Clark County in Nov. 2010
  • Dismissal of first-degree manslaughter case in Skamania county in May 2010
  • Dismissal of a first-degree child molestation case in Skamania County in April 2010
  • Dismissal of several Clark County DUI and other criminal traffic related misdemeanor cases.

Reported Appellate Case Wins Include:

  • State v. Orick, 129 Wn.App. 654, 120 P.3d 87 (2005)
  • State v. Boethin, 126 Wn.App. 695, 109 P.3d 461 (2005)
  • State v. Barker, 143 Wn.2d 915, 25 P.3d 423 (2001)
  • State v. Weisberg, 65 Wn.App. 721, 829 P.2d 252 (1992)
  • State v. Morgavi, 58 Wn.App. 733, 794 P.2d 1289 (1990)
  • State v. Jones, 55 Wn.App. 343, 777 P.2d 1053 (1989)
  • State v. Kelley, 52 Wn.App. 581, 762 P.2d 20 (1988)
  • State v. Claflin, 38 Wn.App. 847, 690 P.2d 1186 (1984)
  • State v. Acosta, 101 Wn.2d 612, 683 P.2d 1069 (1984)
  • State v. Shoemaker, 28 Wn.App. 787, 626, P.2d 538 (1981)
  • State v. Ellis, 21 Wn.App. 123, 584 P.2d 428 (1978)