George Ahrend

George Ahrend

Ahrend Law Firm PLLC
  • Appeals & Appellate, Personal Injury, Insurance Claims...
  • Idaho, Washington
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Practice Areas
  • Appeals & Appellate
  • Personal Injury
  • Insurance Claims
  • Civil Rights
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Idaho
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Washington
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Federal Circuit
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U.S. Supreme Court
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Professional Experience
Attorney
Ahrend Law Firm PLLC
- Current
Co-Coordinator
Washington State Association for Justice Foundation (fka WSTLA Foundation)
- Current
Attorney
Ahrend Albrecht PLLC
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Attorney
Dano Gilbert & Ahrend, PLLC
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Consultant
Washington Office of Public Defense
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Contracts Subcommittee Membe
Washington State Pattern Jury Instructions Committee
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Co-Chair
North Columbia Volunteer Attorney Services (nka Grant-Adams Volunteer Lawyer Services)
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Board Member
North Columbia Volunteer Attorney Services (nka Grant-Adams Volunteer Lawyer Services)
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Attorney
Randall & Danskin, PS
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Trustee
Spokane County Bar Association
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Ad Hoc Legal Res. & Writing Program Review Committee Member
Gonzaga University School of Law
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Adjunct Professor of Law
Gonzaga University School of Law
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Attorney
George M. Ahrend, P.S.
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Trustee
Spokane Co. Chap. of the Young Lawyers Div. of the WSBA
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Attorney
Layman & Layman, P.S.
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Education
Princeton University
Master of Divinity (M.Div.)
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Gonzaga University School of Law
J.D. (1995)
Honors: Gonzaga (magna cum laude)
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Wheaton College
B.A. (1991)
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Awards
Victims’ Rights Partnership Award
National Crime Victim Law Institute
Best Oralist and First Place Team, Linden Cup Moot Court Competition
Gonzaga University School of Law
Lewis F. Powell, Jr., Medal for Excellence in Advocacy,
American College of Trial Lawyers
Editor-in-chief, Gonzaga Law Review (1994-1995)
Gonzaga University School of Law
American Jurisprudence Awards/Highest Grades for Antitrust Law, Constitutional Law, Environmental Law, and Securities Regulation (1993-1995)
Gonzaga University School of Law
First Place Prize, Commercial Law Foundation Writing Competition
Lewis F. Powell, Jr., Medal for Excellence in Advocacy,
Staff member of the year, Gonzaga Law Review (1993-1994)
Gonzaga University School of Law
Professional Associations
Federal Bar Association
Member
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Washington Appellate Lawyers Association
Member
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Washington State Association for Justice
Eagle Member
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Idaho State Bar # 5462
Member/Attorney
- Current
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Washington State Bar # 25160
Member/Attorney
- Current
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Publications
Articles & Publications
Legislative History of the Insurance Fair Conduct Act
Gonzaga Law Review
Washington Employment Law Deskbook 3rd Edition: Overview of Employment Discrimination
Washington State Association for Justice
The Pastoral Aspect of Political Theology
Princeton Theological Review
The Increasing Irrelevance of the Americans with Disabilities Act for Employment Discrimination Claims in Washington
Washington State Bar News
Employment Law Developments
Washington State Bar News
Past Owner Liability Under CERCLA for Leaking Hazardous Substances
Northwest Restitution
Tort Claims as Debts for “Willful and Malicious Injury” Nondischargeable Under Sec. 523 of the Bankruptcy Code (co-authored with Randall T. Thomsen)
100 Commercial Law Journal 498
Herrera v. Collins: Does Actual Innocence Warrant Federal Habeas Corpus Relief?
29 Gonzaga Law Review 425
Speaking Engagements
WSAJ Annual Convention: Year in Review in the Supreme Court, WSAJ Annual Convention
Washington State Association for Justice
Benton Franklin Legal Aid Spring CLE: Overview of Appellate Law & Practice, Benton Franklin Legal Aid - Spring CLE & Fundraiser, Kennewick
Benton Franklin Legal Aid
WSAJ CLE Medicine in the MIST: Recent Case Highlights, WSAJ CLE: Medicine in the MIST
Washington State Association for Justice
WSAJ CLE SLAPP-ocalypse: The Trap of Anti-SLAPP - The Basic Overview--What Does It Stand For And What Is It For?, WSAJ CLE SLAPP-ocalypse: The Trap of Anti-SLAPP
Washington State Association for Justice
WSAJ CLE SLAPP-ocalypse: The Trap of Anti-SLAPP - Current Status of Issues in Appeals Courts, WSAJ CLE SLAPP-ocalypse: The Trap of Anti-SLAPP
Washington State Association for Justice
WSAJ Annual Convention: Tort Law Update – Recent Appellate Decisions, WSAJ Annual Convention
Washington State Association for Justice
WSAJ Tort Law CLE: Important New Supreme Court Rulings & WSAJ Amicus Committee Actions, WSAJ Tort Law CLE
Washington State Association for Justice
WSAJ CLE A Nightmare on Tort Street: The Ever-Changing Landscape, WSAJ CLE A Nightmare on Tort Street
Washington State Association for Justice
WSAJ’s 35th Annual Insurance Law Seminar - Hot Topics in Insurance Law: Matsyuk: Show Me The Money, WSAJ’s 35th Annual Insurance Law Seminar - Hot Topics in Insurance Law
Washington State Association for Justice
WSAJ CLE Tort Law: A Year of Significant Changes – Proving Causation Without a Witness to the Incident, WSAJ CLE Tort Law: A Year of Significant Changes
Washington State Association for Justice
WSAJ CLE Tort Law: A Year of Significant Changes – Proving Causation, WSAJ CLE Tort Law: A Year of Significant Changes
Washington State Association for Justice
WSAJ Annual Convention: Trial Court Reservation of Error, WSAJ Annual Convention
Washington State Association for Justice
WSAJ Annual Convention: Developments on Arbitration and the Right to Trial by Jury—Some Scary Stuff!, WSAJ Annual Convention
Washington State Association for Justice
WSAJ CLE Tort Law Update & The Power of Being Positive: The Substantial Factor Causation Test Revisited: An Alternative to “But For” Causation, WSAJ CLE Tort Law Update & The Power of Being Positive
Washington State Association for Justice
WSAJ CLE Tort Trends & Victories 2009: Tort Law Appellate Case Update, WSAJ CLE Tort Trends & Victories 2009
Washington State Association for Justice
WSAJ Annual Convention: WSAJ Amicus Update, WSAJ Annual Convention
Washington State Association for Justice
Websites & Blogs
Website
Contact & Map
Ahrend Law Firm PLLC
100 E. Broadway Ave.
Moses Lake, WA 98837
USA
Telephone: (509) 764-9000