Douglas W. Purcell
Born: Seattle, Washington; admitted to Washington bar: 1973, Education: University of Washington (B.A., cum laude, 1968); Legal Education: Harvard University School of Law (J.D., cum laude, 1973).
Professional Memberships: Snohomish County and Washington State Bar Associations.
Practice Areas: Business Formation; Corporate Organization; Secured Finance; Commercial Bankruptcy; Commercial Transactions; Commercial Real Estate; Real Estate Development; Contracts; Commercial Litigation and Mediation.
A resident of Edmonds, Doug has practiced law in Lynnwood since 1989. Prior to that time, he was a partner in the Seattle firm now known as Davis Wright Tremaine.
With forty years in practice, Doug is able to bring his experience to bear on legal issues of high complexity, with knowledge, fairness and reasonably good humor. He is also an effective mediator, including having successfully and completely resolved one mediation which started with a physical confrontation between the parties.
He has been very active in the Edmonds and South Snohomish County communities, having, among other things, served for 18 years as the Fireworks Chairman for the Edmonds Fourth of July, President of the Rotary Club of Edmonds and General Counsel and founding board member of the Economic Alliance Snohomish County