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Richard Symmes

Richard Symmes

Symmes Law Group, PLLC
  • Bankruptcy, Foreclosure Defense, Real Estate Law ...
  • Colorado, Washington
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Summary

Richard J. Symmes, Esq. is a Seattle native and the managing attorney at Symmes Law Group, PLLC. Mr. Symmes currently focuses his practice on bankruptcy, foreclosure defense and debt settlement matters and is an experienced bankruptcy advocate, having filed and prepared hundreds of bankruptcy petitions which resulted in bankruptcy discharges for his clients.

Prior to forming Symmes Law Group, PLLC Mr. Symmes was an associate attorney at two respected law firms in Denver, Colorado where his practice primarily involved bankruptcy, business and insurance defense.

Mr. Symmes is a graduate of the University of Denver Sturm College of Law where he was the Vice President and Community Director of the Sports and Entertainment Law Society as well as a Staff Editor for the University of Denver Sports and Entertainment Law Journal. Mr. Symmes earned his undergraduate degree from the University of Washington in Seattle where he double majored in economics and communications.

Practice Areas
  • Bankruptcy
  • Foreclosure Defense
  • Real Estate Law
  • Estate Planning
  • Business Law
  • Intellectual Property
  • Trademarks
  • Entertainment & Sports Law
Video Chat and Conferencing
  • Skype
  • Zoom
  • Google Duo
Fees
  • Free Consultation
  • Credit Cards Accepted
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Colorado
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Washington
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Languages
  • English: Spoken, Written
Professional Experience
Attorney
Symmes Law Group, PLLC
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The Symmes Law Group, PLLC was formed by attorney Richard J. Symmes with the ideal of delivering impeccable personal service to all clients, while utilizing technology in order to keep legal fees at a reasonable and affordable rate. When you contact us, you will always have access to a highly skilled legal professional to answer all of your questions and give you guidance for whatever your legal needs may be. The Symmes Law Group is a small law firm; however we deliver big firm results at a fraction of the cost. We focus our practice areas on limited areas on the law to ensure all clients will have an expert to handle their legal needs. Practice areas include chapter 7 bankruptcy, chapter 13 bankruptcy, debt settlement, foreclosure defense, estate planning and transactional real estate.
Attorney
Foster Law Group, PC
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Associate attorney focusing practice in the areas include chapter 7 bankruptcy, chapter 13 bankruptcy, debt settlement, foreclosure defense, estate planning and transactional real estate, business and trademarks.
Associate Attorney
Balaban & Levinson, P.C.
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Diligently represented real estate brokers in errors and omissions insurance claims. Drafted discovery, motions, pleadings and ATLP reports on behalf of clients and major insurance carriers while engaging in all aspects of litigation. Assisted in conducting depositions and mediations and drafted initial client letters.
Law Clerk
All Pro Sports & Entertainment
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Conducted legal research and writing for a top flight sports agency in conjunction with the representation of marquee NFL, NBA, and PGA athletes. Participated in the arbitration hearing In Re the Matter of Al Wilson v. Denver Broncos, and drafted post hearing brief. The case concerned medical malpractice and required familiarity with the current NFL Collective Bargaining Agreement. Researched the validity of drug testing in the PGA in regards to PGA athletes. Drafted pleadings in family law matters concerning allocation of child support. Drafted demand letters to insurance companies regarding the payment and settlement of insurance claims stemming from a serious car accident.
Education
The University of Denver Sturm College of Law
J.D. (2008)
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University of Washington
B.A. (2004) | Economics & Communications
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Awards
Top Bankruptcy Lawyer
Expertise
Professional Associations
National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys
Member
- Current
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King County Bar Association
Member
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Publications
Articles & Publications
The Evolution of Sports Law
NW Lawyer
Certifications
Managing Real Estate Brokers License
Washington State Real Estate Commission
Videos
Welcome to Symmes Law Group, PLLC Welcome To Symmes Law Group

Welcome to Symmes Law Group, PLLC

What Are Common Questions to Consider When Filing for Bankruptcy? Common Questions When Filing for Bankruptcy

What Are Common Questions to Consider When Filing for Bankruptcy?

Does Filing for Bankruptcy Eliminate Pay Day Loan Debt? Does Filing for Bankruptcy Relieve Payday Loan Debt?

Does Filing for Bankruptcy Eliminate Pay Day Loan Debt?

How Do You Stop a Wage Garnishment Immediately? How to Stop A Garnishment

How Do You Stop a Wage Garnishment Immediately?

How Do You stop a Foreclosure Sale Immediately? How to Stop A Foreclosure

How Do You stop a Foreclosure Sale Immediately?

How Should You Choose a Bankruptcy Lawyer? How to Choose a Bankruptcy Lawyer

How Should You Choose a Bankruptcy Lawyer?

Does Bankruptcy get rid of medical bills? Does Bankruptcy Get Rid of Medical Bills?

Does Bankruptcy get rid of medical bills?

Do I have to go to court if I file for bankruptcy? Do I Have to Go To Court if I File for Bankruptcy?

Do I have to go to court if I file for bankruptcy?

Can bankruptcy stop a debt collection lawsuit in Washington State? Can Bankruptcy Stop A Debt Collection Lawsuit?

Can bankruptcy stop a debt collection lawsuit in Washington State?

How does the bankruptcy process work in Washington State with attorney Richard Symmes of Symmes Law Group. How Does The Bankruptcy Process Work?

How does the bankruptcy process work in Washington State with attorney Richard Symmes of Symmes Law Group.

What is the bankruptcy means test and do I have to pass it? What Is The Bankruptcy Means Test?

What is the bankruptcy means test and do I have to pass it?

How does the Washington State Foreclosure Fairness mediation work to save your home? How Does Forclosure Fairness Act (FFA) Mediation Work?

How does the Washington State Foreclosure Fairness mediation work to save your home?

What is debt settlement and how can I use it to my advantage? What Is Debt Settlement?

What is debt settlement and how can I use it to my advantage?

Can you keep your car if you file for bankruptcy? Can I Keep My Car If I File For Bankruptcy?

Can you keep your car if you file for bankruptcy?

What is chapter 13 bankruptcy and how can it help you? What Is Chapter 13 Bankruptcy?

What is chapter 13 bankruptcy and how can it help you?

Symmes Law Group, PLLC bankruptcy process from start to finish. How do I file for Bankruptcy in Seattle, Washington?

Symmes Law Group, PLLC bankruptcy process from start to finish.

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Symmes Law Group, PLLC
1001 4th Ave., Suite 3200
Seattle, WA 98154
Telephone: (206) 682-7975
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