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Stan Glisson

Stan Glisson

Glisson & Morris
  • Criminal Law, DUI & DWI, Personal Injury...
  • Washington
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I began my career as a public defender. Later, I accepted a position with the county prosecutors office, and worked there for 4 years before starting my own private firm. I have been practicing both criminal and civil law in Western Washington since 1998, and look forward to helping you with your legal questions.

Practice Areas
  • Criminal Law
  • DUI & DWI
  • Personal Injury
  • Insurance Claims
  • Traffic Tickets
  • Free Consultation
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Contingent Fees
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Federal District Court, Western District of Washington
  • English
Professional Experience
Glisson & Morris
- Current
Glisson, Witt & Altman
Deputy Prosecutor
Kitsap County Prosecutor's Office
University of Washington School of Law
University of Alaska - Fairbanks
B.A. (1994)
Rising Star
Washington Law and Politics
40 Under Forty
Kitsap Peninsula Business Journal
Professional Associations
Kitsap County Bar Association
- Current
Washington State Bar # 28323
- Current
Speaking Engagements
Impaired Driving, Gig Harbor Criminal Justice Summit, Gig Harbor, WA
Criminal Law: Jury Selection, Openings & Closings, Litigation Basics for the General Practitioner, Seattle, WA
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Legal Answers
74 Questions Answered

Q. Is there statute of limitations on having an interlock device?
A: That sounds right, the four month requirement would apply to someone in that situation. It's too bad you got wrong information from them in 2015, but based on what you have said I would expect you to have the four month requirement. I can't say for sure without looking at your history and your drivers' abstract. As for the requirement ever running out or expiring, no it won't. It will never come off your license until it's completed.
Q. i'm 16 got a ticket for violation of my permit, no insurance and 30 over. Can i pay the ticket without a parent?
A: If you went to the courthouse and paid the ticket, there is no reason anything would ever be sent to your house by the court. However, DOL will likely mail you a warning letter for having an infraction appear on your record. Plus, your intermediate license will get revoked if you get two infractions before you are 18. Therefore you really should talk to a lawyer about how to keep this one off your record. If you were to get a second one, it might be too late. Best advice is definitely to talk to your parents and get a lawyer involved to protect your license.
Q. Felony harrassment Washington state
A: A year is certainly a long delay, but it is legal and not unheard of. I would definitely consult with a defense lawyer prior to the court date. Good luck.
Q. I was hit by a car on my bicycle and the driver told the 911 operator there were no injuries. He knew my knee was hurt
A: If there was a call made to 911, that information can be tracked down. If you have substantial injuries and need financial compensation, then it is worth contacting a lawyer to investigate. There may be reason to pursue criminal charges as well, which a lawyer could certainly help you with.
Q. I was pulled over and given a driving while suspended infraction and no ignition interlock infraction. Had a DUI in 2012
A: Probably. The five years can get extended in certain circumstances, so someone would have to look at the court docket to confirm that they closed their jurisdiction. If you didn't have probation violations, and never missed court dates, then it should have closed five years from the day of sentence.
Q. What is the felony harassment statute of limitations in washington state?
A: Most felonies are three years.
Q. What are my options for after getting rear ended at full speed by an uninsured motorist? Poperty damage is over $10,000
A: You should talk to a personal injury lawyer's office right away. A lawyer could determine quickly if there is any coverage available, whether from the other driver, the owner of the car, or your own policy. It is always best to talk to a lawyer quickly so they can help you deal with insurance adjusters and medical providers who are expecting payment. Generally in personal injury you don't pay the lawyer unless they recover money for you.
Q. What's the penalty if I drive on a suspended license after a DUI?
A: Depends on the 'level' of suspension. Second and third degree suspensions don't have mandatory jail or fines, but first degree has mandatory jail. While a person is on DUI probation, the law requires a 30 day jail sanction for driving suspended in any degree. If you are able to get your license back before sentencing, that will help. Definitely don't enter a guilty plea on the driving suspended case until you know what the penalty is likely to be on the probation case.
Q. I got a speeding ticket in my wifes car. How do i keep it off her driving record?
A: She will have to contest the ticket. In most jurisdictions, she can sign an affidavit that she was not the driver and the ticket will be dismissed. Check the court's website, she may even be able to do that by mail without making a personal appearance. If you have questions, call the court clerk and they can explain the process.
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Glisson & Morris
569 Division Street
Suite 320
Port Orchard, WA 98366
Telephone: (360) 519-3500
Fax: (360) 519-3511