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James M. Owen, Jr.

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James M. Owen, Jr. graduated from Washington State University with a B.A. in 1993 and received his J.D. from Gonzaga University in 1999. He was admitted to the Washington bar in 1999, the Oregon bar in 2007, and is also admitted to practice before the U.S. District Court for the Western and Eastern Districts of Washington and the U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit. Mr. Owen is a member of both the King County and Spokane County Bar Associations. Having the benefit of previously having served in positions with both global and boutique law firms, Mr. Owen launched Owen | Vanderbrug to ensure each client receives the personal attention and zealous advocacy required to guarantee the best possible outcome to his or her matter or dispute. Representing both individuals and businesses alike, his practice includes employment law, personal injury, medical malpractice, professional licensing and administrative matters.


B.A., Washington State University, 1993

J.D., Gonzaga University, 1999

Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice Western and Eastern Districts of Washington
U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit
Professional & Bar Association Memberships

Washington Bar Association
Member Since: 1999

Oregon Bar Association
Member Since: 2007

King County and Spokane County Bar Associations

Client Reviews
“You were both fantastic and I'm grateful to have had you on my side during that crazy time. You took an emotionally charged situation and made it fact-based and easy to understand my options - thank you!” - Heather W., Maple Valley, Washington
"Thank you so much for your help in getting this resolved. I will most definitely keep you in mind should I need any legal assistance in the future. It was great to meet you and work with you." - JB, Client from Kenmore, Washington
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