Kurt E. Boehl is recognized as one of the top criminal defense lawyers in Washington State. He is a member of the National Trial Lawyers, an exclusive legal organization composed of 100 trial lawyers from each state. For the past four years, Kurt was selected as a Rising Star by Washington Law and Politics Magazine. Kurt was also named as one of Washington State’s top criminal defense attorneys by Seattle Met Magazine. In addition, Kurt has been awarded the prestigious Martindale Hubbell AV rating and is ranked Superb by the AVVO attorney rating service. Kurt founded his own criminal defense law firm, the Law Office of Kurt E. Boehl PLLC, in 2005. Kurt is a frequent speaker on medical cannabis law, and consults with a number of cannabusinesses in Washington State. He received his B.A. from Metropolitan State University in Colorado and his J.D. from Seattle University School of Law.
*AV Preeminent and BV Distinguished are certification marks of Reed Elsevier Properties Inc., used in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the confidential opinions of members of the bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell ratings fall into two categories: legal ability and general ethical standards.
• Rising Stars: 2010 - 2012
Admitted: 2005, Washington
Professional Webpage: www.seattle-criminaldefense.com/about-kurt.php
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