Attorney Profile

Patrick J. Kang

Patrick Kang

Premier Law Group, PLLC
1408 140th Place Northeast
Bellevue, WA 98007

Bellevue

Washington (WA)

Contact Contact Patrick J. Kang
T: 206-285-1743
F: 206-599-6316

Visit: www.plg-pllc.com
Practice Areas: Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff (70%), Employment Litigation: Plaintiff (30%)

Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff

Employment Litigation: Plaintiff

Languages Spoken: English, Korean

Profile

Patrick J. Kang is a trial attorney whose practice focuses on representing individuals who are seeking justice and compensation for the wrongful conduct of others. Patrick graduated cum laude from Whitworth University in 1996 with a degree in economics and received his Juris Doctor in 2000 from Willamette University College of Law. He is also a graduate of Gerry Spence’s Trial Lawyer’s College. Patrick was admitted to the Washington State Bar in 2000 and is a member of the Washington State Association for Justice and the King County Bar Association. In 2004, Patrick became a partner at Premier Law Group, PLLC, a Bellevue personal injury, employment and civil rights law firm. He has won numerous awards for his outstanding pro bono work and is a published author.


Years of Selection

• Rising Stars: 2009, 2012 - 2013

Historical data is only available from 2003

About Patrick Kang

Admitted: 2000, Washington

Professional Webpage: www.plg-pllc.com/attorneys/patrick-j-kang/

Honors and Awards:

  • Top 100 Trial Lawyers, The National Trial Lawyers, 2012
  • Rising Star, Washington Super Lawyers, 2012
  • Top 100 Trial Lawyers, The National Trial Lawyers, 2012
  • Rising Star, Washington Super Lawyers, 2009
  • Pro Bono Services Award, Washington State Bar Association, 2009
  • Certificate of Appreciation, Federal Bar Association, 2008
  • Pro Bono Services Award, Washington State Bar Association, 2008
  • Pro Bono Services Award, Washington State Bar Association, 2007
  • Certificate of Appreciation, Federal Bar Association, 2007
  • Pro Bono Services Award, Washington State Bar Association, 2006
  • Pro Bono Services Award, Washington State Bar Association, 2005
  • Pro Bono Services Award, Washington State Bar Association, 2004
  • Pro Bono Services Award, Washington State Bar Association, 2003
  • Patrick was awarded an AV rating (the highest possible rating) by Martindale Hubbel after an extensive review process and feedback from judges and lawyers, including opposing counsel., AV Rating (Highest Possible Rating), Martindale Hubbel, 2010

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • Member, Washington State Bar Association
  • Member, Washington State Association for Justice
  • Member, United States District Court Western District Of Washington
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Washington
  • Member, Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals
  • Member, King Country Bar Association

Scholarly Lectures and Writings:

  • Author, I Didn't Get Paid: An Employee's Guide To Washington Wage Claims, 2011
  • Author, The Next Big Thing, 2011
  • Author, In Case of Death: Straight Talk on Washington Wrongful Death, Word Association Publishers, 2010
  • Presenter, "A Wrongful Termination Trial: How to get past the 'he said, she said' employment dispute and win your case.", WSAJ Trial Stars Seminar

Educational Background:

  • Willamette University College of Law, JD, 2000
  • Whitworth College, B.A. in Economics, 1996

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