Robert was born in Evanston, Illinois, 1946; Admitted to bar, 1979, Washington; Admitted to practice, U.S. District Court, Western District of Washington, 1979; Preparatory education, University of Utah (B.A. and Certificate of International Relations, with honors, 1974); Legal education Brigham Young University School School of Law (J.D., 1977); Military, U.S. Marine Corps, 1969-1972, U.S. Marine Corps Reserve, 1972-1983, Rank: Major, Retired; Former Snohomish County Deputy Prosecutor, Head of Juvenile Court Division 1980-1981; Former Board Member, South Snohomish County Head Start, 1982-1985; Former Coordinator, South Snohomish County Neighborhood Legal Clinic, 1983-1986; Former Board Member, Evergreen Legal Services , 1987-1994; Former Member, Alderwood Rotary Club, 1987-1992; Local Board Member, U.S. Selective Service System, 2002-present; Additional Language, French; Member, Washington State Bar Association and Snohomish County Bar Association. 1987-present: Arbitrator in Snohomish County Superior Court Arbitration Program(serving as Arbitrator in over 100 cases). 1982-present. Has lectured on various legal topics, including landlord/tenant issues, limited liability companies, short sale issues and distressed property issues. In addition to Real Estate Law and Business Law, practice includes substantial emphasis on Hospitality Law.
Admitted to bar, January 1999, Washington; Admitted to practice, U.S. District Court, Western District of Washington, 1999; Admitted to practice, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Washington, 2009, Admitted to practice, Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals, 2009; Admitted to practice, Tulalip Tribal Court, 2010; Preparatory education, Central Washington University (B.A. cum laude, 1994); Legal Education, Seattle University of Law (J.D., cum laude, 1998); Member, Washington State Bar Association, Snohomish County Bar Association. CLE Speaker, Civil Practice in District Court (2014). Reported cases: Consulting Overseas Mgmt v. Shtikel, 105 Wn. App. 80, 18 P.3d 1144 (2001); Betts v. Equifax Credit Information Services, Inc., 245 F. Supp.2d 1130 (2003), In re: D'Agosto, 134 Wn. App. 390 (2006); review denied 160 Wn.2d 1016(2007).
Born Provo, Utah, 1976; Admitted to bar, 2005, Washington; Admitted to bar, 2008, Guam; Preparatory Education, Brigham Young University (B.A., 2000); Legal Education, Gonzaga University School of Law (J.D., 2005); Eagle Scout Award with Boy Scouts of America (1992); Clerked for Judge Anita A. Sukola of the Superior Court of Guam (2005 to 2008); Assistant Attorney General for the Office of the Attorney General of Guam (2008 to 2012); Associate for the Law Offices of Zachor & Thomas (2012 to 2013); Deputy Prosecuting Attorney for the Clallam County Prosecuting Attorney's Office (2013 to 2015); Eight felony jury trials as a prosecutor; Eighteen misdemeanor trials as a prosecutor; 200 (estimated) contested traffic hearings as a prosecutor; Four years prosecuting DUIs; One year prosecuting traffic offenses; Over three years prosecuting drug-related offenses; Two Years prosecuting DV-related offenses; One year volunteering for the King County Housing Justice Project in Kent; Currently, volunteer attorney for Snohomish County Legal Services; One year in collections law; Member of the Washington State Bar Association, Guam Bar Association, and Snohomish County Bar Association.