GRIEVANCE AGAINST A LAWYER
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Office of Disciplinary Counsel
Washington State Bar Association
1325 Fourth Avenue, Suite 600
Seattle, WA 98101-2539
GENERAL INSTRUCTIONS
  • Read our information sheet Lawyer Discipline in Washington before you complete this form, particularly the section about consenting to disclosure of your grievance to the lawyer.
  • If you have a disability or need assistance with filing a grievance, call us at (206) 727-8207. We will take reasonable steps to accommodate you.
  • Please note that this form is only for new grievances. If you have already filed a grievance, do not use this form to send us additional information. Mail any additional information with your grievance file number to the address above.
  • If you provide an email address, you will receive a confirmation email after you submit your grievance. We will communicate with you by letter after we review your grievance.


INFORMATION ABOUT YOU
Last Name:*
First Name:*
Middle Initial:
Address:*
 
City, State/Province, Zip:* ,
Country:
Phone Number:   Ext: 
Email:
Alternate Address:
 
City, State/Province, Zip: ,
Country:
Alternate Phone Number:   Ext: 

INFORMATION ABOUT THE LAWYER

If you use the search button below to find the lawyer, the boxes will automatically fill in. If you cannot find the lawyer using the search button, type the lawyer’s information into the boxes.

Last Name:*
First Name:*
Address:
 
City, State, Zip: ,
Country:
Phone Number:
Bar Number:

INFORMATION ABOUT YOUR GRIEVANCE
Describe your relationship to the lawyer who is the subject of your grievance by choosing from the following:*





If Other:

Is there a court case related to your grievance?*



If yes, what is the case name and file number?


Explain your grievance in your own words. Give all important dates, times, places, and court file numbers. You may attach additional materials by using the file upload feature below.


You may attach up to five additional files in PDF, Excel, Word compatible up to 10 megabytes total. We do not accept files in JPG or GIF formats.






AFFIRMATION
I affirm that the information I am providing is true and accurate to the best of my knowledge. I have read Lawyer Discipline in Washington and I understand that all information that I submit can be disclosed to the lawyer.*