Andre Lang

Andre Lang

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Location:
Everett, Washington
Phone:
425-405-7832
Fax:
425-259-6224
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Mr. Lang grew up in the Madrona Neighborhood in Seattle's Central District. He attended nearby St. Therese School and Bishop O'Dea High School, located in the heart of Downtown Seattle.

Mr. Lang obtained undergraduate degrees in Humanities/Political Science and Criminal Justice from Seattle University in 1995, earning athletic and academic scholarships. He earned a Juris Doctor from Seattle University School of Law in December of 2004 as a Diversity Award winner. He is a member of the Washington State, King County, Snohomish and Skagit County Bar Associations, as well as a 2015 Fellow within the Washington Leadership Institute (WLI).

Prior to attending law school, he served as a police officer for the City of Kent, Washington, and played professional basketball in Europe. He remains active as a mentor for At-Risk Youth, serves as a Committee or Board Member for various Non-Profit organizations, as well as serving on the Practice of Law Board (POLB) for the Washington State Bar Association.

During law school, he clerked for Hagens Berman Sobol Shapiro LLP, where he worked on Multi-District Litigation and Class Action matters. After law school Mr. Lang worked as a Regulatory Attorney for Children's Hospital, Recruiting Manager for a Fortune 500 Company, as well as working within private practice on Matrimonial, Child Custody and Estate Planning matters.

Areas of Practice

  • 75% Domestic Relations / Family Law
  • 10% Estate Planning
  • 5% Adoptions
  • 5% Contracts
  • 5% Trust & Estate Litigation

Litigation Percentage

  • 75% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Washington, 2005

Education

  • Seattle University School of Law, Seattle, Washington
    • J.D. - 2004
    • Honors: Diversity Award winner
  • Seattle University, Seattle, Washington
    • B.A. cum laude - 1995
    • Honors: Dean's List
    • Major: Criminal Justice / Humanities
    • Minor: Political Science

Representative Clients

  • Idol Sports & Entertainment, Inc.
  • KWEST Incorporated

References

  • John Hines, President - Idol Sports, Inc.
  • Angela Vineyard, Trustee- KWEST Corp.

Classes/Seminars

  • Career Paths within an Uncertain Economy, Loren Miller Bar Association, 2009
  • New Year. New Job. What to Consider and How to Conduct a Search, WDTL, 2008 - 2009
  • Youth and The Law Forum First AME Church, Seattle, WA , 2010 - 2012

Honors and Awards

  • Fellow, Washington Leadership Institute, 2014 - 2015

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Washington State Bar Association, Member
  • King County Bar Association, Member, 2005 - Present
  • American Bar Association, Member
  • Snohomish County Bar Association, Member, 2010 - Present
  • Skagit County Bar Association, Member

Past Employment Positions

  • Robert Half International, Legal Recruiting Manager, 2007 - 2009
  • Seattle Children's Hospital, Regulatory Attorney, 2005 - 2007
  • Hagens Berman Sobol Shapiro LLP, Clerk

Pro Bono Activities

  • Active Mentor and Committee Chair for Seattle University's Men's Basketball Program
  • Board of Directors, Vice President, Redeeming Soles
  • WSBA Practice of Law Board (POLB), Committee Member

Ancillary Businesses

  • Tax Preparation
  • Estate Planning
  • Commercial Lease and Contract Negotiation