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Steven Whitman Thayer

Steven Whitman Thayer

Steven W. Thayer, PS
  • Criminal Law, Domestic Violence, DUI & DWI
  • Washington
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For more than 40 years Steve Thayer has dedicated his practice to defending people who have been persecuted by the police and prosecuted by the government.  He has successfully defended clients throughout South West Washington in virtually every kind of criminal case including murder, manslaughter, assault, DUI, vehicular homicide, marijuana grow/manufacture cases, sexual assault including date rape, child molestation and child pornography, domestic violence, and drug possession and delivery cases.  He is a founding member and former Vice President of the Washington Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers.  He has been AV Preeminent rated by the Martindale-Hubbell peer review process for 25 years, and has been recognized as a Super Lawyer many times over the years in a survey of Washington attorneys conducted by the Washington Law and Politics Magazine.

He has won many cases in the Washington Court of Appeals in the State Supreme Court.  Those include:

State v. Imokawa, 4 Wn.App.2d 545 (2018); State v. Orick, 129 Wn.App. 654, 120 P.3d 87 (2005); State v. Boethin, 126 Wn.App. 695, 109 P.3d 461 (2005); State v. Barker, 143 Wn.2d 915, 25 P.3d 423 (2001); State v. Weisberg, 65 Wn.App. 721, 829 P.2d 252 (1992); State v. Morgavi, 58 Wn.App. 733, 794 P.2d 1289 (1990); State v. Jones, 55 Wn.App 343, 777 P.2d 1053 (1989); State v. Kelley, 52 Wn.App. 581, 762 P.2d 20 (1988); State v. Claflin, 38 Wn.App. 847, 690 P.2d 1186 (1984); State v. Acosta, 101 Wn.2d 612, 683 P.2d 1069 (1984); State v. Shoemaker, 28 Wn.App. 787, 626 P.2d 538 (1981); State v. Ellis, 21 Wn.App. 123, 584 P.2d 428 (1978).

Practice Areas
    Criminal Law
    Criminal Appeals, Drug Crimes, Expungement, Fraud, Gun Crimes, Internet Crimes, Sex Crimes, Theft, Violent Crimes
    Domestic Violence
    Domestic Violence Criminal Defense
    DUI & DWI
Additional Practice Area
  • Criminal Appeals
Fees
  • Free Consultation
  • Credit Cards Accepted
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Washington
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Languages
  • English
Professional Experience
Steven W. Thayer, PS
Current
Education
Seattle University School of Law
J.D.
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University of Oregon
B.S.
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Awards
Super Lawyer
Super Lawyers
2000,2001,2003-2012, 2020,2021,2022
Certificates Of appreciation for Distinguished Service
Washington Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
1991,1998
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5
Martindale-Hubbell
1997-2022
Professional Associations
Washington State Bar  # 7449
Member
- Current
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Publications
Articles & Publications
Graphic Testimony Washington Criminal Defense
Vol. 2, No. 1
Websites & Blogs
Website
Contact & Map
112 West 11th St
Suite 200
Vancouver, WA 98660
Telephone: (360) 694-8290
Fax: (360) 694-7921
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Tuesday: 9 AM - 5 PM
Wednesday: 9 AM - 5 PM
Thursday: 9 AM - 5 PM
Friday: 9 AM - 5 PM
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed
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