For 65 years, MacDonald Hoague & Bayless has provided the highest quality legal service to people and businesses throughout Washington and across the country.

We have successfully litigated cases that have resulted in landmark decisions in constitutional, criminal, immigration, and employment law. We handle a myriad of complex legal matters including civil rights, fair housing, medical malpractice, and other tort and contract cases – from investigation through trial and appeal. We have fashioned immigration solutions for the Northwest’s largest corporations and for people from all around the world.

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David Whedbee, MacDonald Hoague & Bayless lawyer and plaintiff in this ADA class action lawsuit, Reynoldson et al v. City of Seattle, worked successfully to win a settlement with the City of Seattle to ensure wheelchair users and others have dependable, safe access to the city’s entire transportation system and sidewalks.  Ably represented by Disability Rights Washington, Linda Dardarian, and Tim Fox, plaintiffs secured a settlement that entails construction of 22,500 curb ramps over the next 18 years and improvements in the way citizens may request new curb ramps and expedite repairs.  For full details on this settlement, click on the press release issue by the City.

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  1. Federal Court Awards $1.8 million to Employee Wrongfully Terminated by Snohomish County PUD for her Disability
  2. Trial Ordered In Police SWAT Team Killing Of Unarmed Man
  3. Class Action Lawsuit for Wage Violations by Jackson Hewitt
  4. MHB Wins Jury Verdict for Woman Fired Because of Her Breast Cancer