Caitlin Bellum has joined Helsell Fetterman as an associate attorney. Caitlin has practiced intellectual property and entertainment law in Seattle for the past four years and will be joining Helsell Fetterman’s business law and intellectual property practice groups. Caitlin focuses her practice in trademark and copyright protection, licensing, brand management, privacy issues, internet law, entertainment law, publishing, publicity rights, advertising and dispute resolution.
Congratulations to Ann Callahan, Helsell Fetterman’s Human Resource Manager, for earning the Certified Legal Manager (CLM) designation from the Association of Legal Administrators. To earn the CLM designation a candidate must demonstrate a mastery of the essential knowledge, skills and abilities of a proficient legal administrator.
Congratulations to Laura Hoexter, Katharine Brindley and Cindy Huang as they were listed in “The Top Women Attorneys in Washington” section of the December issue of Seattle Met magazine, with Laura being listed to Washington’s “The Top 50 Women” list. Laura Hoexter Practice Areas: Estate Planning, Probate, Tax, Business Succession and Family Owned Businesses Recognition: […]
Laura Hoexter was a guest for the first hour of Brian Bushlach’s Business Briefing radio show heard on Seattle’s KTTH 770 AM and Portland’s FM News 101 KXL. While many rushed to update their estate plans before the end of 2012, many also pushed changes to 2013. Laura and Brian discuss proposed tax changes by […]
Emily Yeh has joined Helsell Fetterman as an associate attorney. Emily is a past recipient of Helsell Fetterman’s Richard S. White Fellowship and was a Summer Associate at the firm during the summer of 2012.
This week Karen Kalzer, Lauren Parris Watts and Jonathan Minear will each present at the 2013 59th ELA Annual Conference in Westminster, Colorado. The annual conference brings together attorneys, professors, administrators, educators and students in a professional forum to discuss current issues within education law. One of the featured issues is civil rights in education […]
For the second consecutive year, U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers included Helsell Fetterman in their 2014 “Best Law Firms” rankings. Helsell Fetterman received a first-tier ranking in Seattle for Insurance Law, the highest tier ranking awarded. Six Helsell Fetterman attorneys are listed in Best Lawyers Closely Held Companies and Family Businesses Law: Laura Hoexter Commercial Litigation: […]
On October 4, 2013, 44 attorneys were honored by the President of the Washington State Bar Association, the Board of Governors and the entire association for reaching their 50th year of membership in the WSBA. Included in this distinguished group was Llew Pritchard. Llew attending Duke Law, joined Helsell Fetterman in 1989 and still actively […]
The employment and labor landscape for businesses in Seattle, the Northwest and the US is ever changing. You are invited to be our guest for a breakfast update to learn about the changes impacting employment and labor practices.
We are proud to announce that six of our lawyers were selected by their peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America® 2014 (Copyright 2013 by Woodward/White, Inc., of Aiken, SC). The Best Lawyers in America is the preeminent referral guide to the legal profession in the United States. Lawyers are chosen for inclusion based solely […]