A graduate of Seattle University School of Law, Lisa has been practicing since 1989. Her passion is working with her clients, protecting their rights, and defending their driving records. She appears daily in both district and municipal courts throughout the greater metro area. She is a member of the Washington State Bar Association and the National Trial Lawyers Association and is certified as both an arbitrator and mediator. She regularly serves as a Guardian ad Litem in Superior Court cases.
Attorney– Donaldson & Knigge, LLC Seattle, WA. 1993 to present. Small general practice law firm with current emphasis on traffic infraction defense and plaintiff’s personal injury. Responsibilities include all aspects of operating a small law firm including generating business, initial client interview, case evaluation, case work-up, negotiation and litigation.
Attorney – Leen & Moore, Seattle, WA. 1989 – 1990, (Law Clerk 1988-1989). General practice firm with emphasis on class action litigation, consumer issues, real estate and personal injury.
Juris Doctorate – University of Puget Sound School of Law, 1989.
Bachelor of Science in Commerce (in) Marketing – Santa Clara University, 1982.
High School – Blanchet High School. 1977.
Member - Washington State Bar Association 1989 - present
King County District Court Pro Tem Judge 2017 -present
Arbitrator - King County Mandatory Arbitration Panel 1994 - present
Settlement Guardian ad Litem and Independent Counsel 2000-present
Committee Member - WSBA Court Rules Committee 2016-present
Member - Snohomish County Bar Association
Court Appointed Special Advocate Training & Service
Certification in Mediation Skills - Washington Law School Foundation
Certification in Arbitration Skills – Willamette School of Law
Phone: (206) 915-0137