Helsell Fetterman
Helsell Fetterman

Helsell Fetterman

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Main Office:

1001 Fourth Avenue, Suite 4200 | Seattle | WA | 98154

Phone: 206-292-1144 | Fax: 206-340-0902

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Year of establishment 1890 Number of partners 19
Number of offices 1 Partner to associate ratio 2.70
Biggest office Seattle Percentage of women attorneys 36.80
Number of attorneys 31
Number of associates 7
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Helsell Fetterman Reviews

- Reviewed on February 24, 2020

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Current or former employee?: Former Employee

Last Year at Employer: 2018

Job type: Full time


We have the resources and expertise to assure you exceptional service. We understand your need for exceptional service and solutions to your legal challenges. At Helsell Fetterman, our attorneys apply client-responsive and cost-effective approaches to your matters. Providing solutions for a broad range of needs, we deliver highly personalized legal services in innovative ways to serve you best. Our firm is proud of its rich history that includes over a century of client successes. Businesses, organizations and individuals in the Pacific Northwest have trusted Helsell Fetterman to serve their best interests since 1890.

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Helsell Fetterman Awards and Recognitions

Ten Helsell Fetterman Attorneys Recognized as 2017 Best Lawyers in America

Nine Helsell Fetterman attorneys recognized to the 2016 Super Lawyers list

Llewelyn Pritchard Receives Outstanding Service Award

Helsell Fetterman Named Best Law Firm for Fourth Straight Year

8 Helsell Fetterman Attorneys Recognized as 2016 Best Lawyers in America

Ten Helsell Fetterman attorneys recognized to the 2015 Super Lawyers list

Three Helsell Fetterman attorneys Recognized as 2015 Rising Stars

U.S.News – Best Lawyers Ranks Helsell Fetterman Among Top Seattle Law Firms

Helsell Fetterman Lawyers Recognized as 2015 Best Lawyers

Ten Helsell Fetterman attorneys recognized to the 2014 Super Lawyers list

Four Helsell Fetterman Attorneys Recognized as 2014 Rising Stars

Readers of 425 Magazine Vote Laura Hoexter Best Attorney

Laura Hoexter Receives 2014 Five Star Estate Planning Attorney Award

Three Helsell Fetterman Attorneys Recognized as Top Women Attorneys in Washington

U.S.News – Best Lawyers® Ranks Helsell Fetterman Among Top Seattle Law Firms

Six Helsell Fetterman Lawyers Will Be Recognized in Best Lawyers in America 2014

Four Helsell Fetterman Attorneys Named Best Lawyers in Seattle for 2013

Llewelyn Pritchard to Receive ABA Lifetime Achievement Award

Seven Helsell Fetterman attorneys recognized to the 2013 Super Lawyers list

Four Helsell Fetterman Attorneys Recognized as 2013 Rising Stars

Laura Hoexter Voted Best Attorney by Readers of 425 Magazine

Four Recognized in Seattle Business Magazine

Helsell Selected as 2013 Top Ranked Firm by Martindale-Hubbell

Helsell Fetterman Receives First-Tier Seattle Ranking

Two Helsell Fetterman Attorneys Listed as "The Top Women Attorneys in Washington"

Three Attorneys Selected for The Best Lawyers in America

Eight from Helsell Fetterman Recognized as Super Lawyers

Two Helsell Fetterman Attorneys Selected as Rising Stars

Laura Hoexter Voted Best Attorney by Readers of 425 Magazine

Helsell Fetterman Named to 2012 Top Ranked Law Firms™ as seen in Fortune magazine

Human Rights Hero, Llew Pritchard, Awarded the 2011 Judge Learned Hand Award

Eight from Helsell Fetterman Included in Top Attorneys List

Three years running, Laura Hoexter Voted Best Lawyer

Llew Pritchard Wins Top Honor for Outstanding Leadership in Human Rights

Six Helsell Attorneys Chosen as Washington Super Lawyers

Two Rising Stars Selected at Helsell Fetterman

Fifteen Helsell Fetterman attorneys recognized as top lawyers

Six attorneys at Helsell Fetterman selected as 2010 Washington Super Lawyers

Seattle Magazine Recognizes Two Helsell Fetterman Attorneys

Llewelyn Pritchard receives 2010 Robert F. Drinan Award

Laura Hoexter Recognized As Top Lawyer


We embrace our responsibility of maintaining a workplace of inclusion, recognizing that our clients are best served by a team of attorneys and staff that is as diverse as the world in which we practice. For this reason, we take great pride in having a collegial, informal, and entrepreneurial environment where people are encouraged to be themselves, learn from one another, voice their ideas, and chart their own paths.

Summer associate program

Helsell Fetterman's Summer Associate program offers second year law students an opportunity to participate in a variety of practice areas each summer. At this time the size of our firm limits us to a single Summer Associate position, which is currently being selected through our Richard S. White Fellowship process.

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