Litigation is about results
For two decades, Corr Cronin has set the standard for high-stakes litigation in the Pacific Northwest. Our attorneys are consistently ranked among the best in their field, and the firm is recognized time and again as one of the top litigation firms in Seattle.
We are trial lawyers, first and foremost. We go to court, we try cases, and we win. Corr Cronin’s practice areas are as broad as the clients and cases that take us to courtrooms across the country.
Founded by former big law partners, we combine the sophistication and expertise of a big firm with the lean and client-centered focus of a boutique. Our mission is simple: win.
“The team is business and solution-oriented, providing candid, clear and actionable advice.”
“The client service at the firm is great. The lawyers fight to win, and are smart and practical.”
“This company is a no-nonsense litigation firm which tells it like it is, whether you like it or not. I highly recommend them.”
“[Corr Cronin] is experienced. The lawyers give practical advice at an extremely good value. They are efficient.”
–Laura Buckland, T-Mobile U.S.A., Inc.
“[Corr Cronin] is our ‘go to’ Seattle firm for top rate litigators at reasonable rates.”
Blockchain and Cryptocurrency
Class Action/Mass Tort
Insurance Coverage Litigation
Real Estate & Environmental Litigation
Erin Ehlert leverages trial law experience in “Lakewood 4” trial
Corr Cronin attorney Erin Ehlert represented the City of Lakewood in a portion of the “Lakewood 4” trial regarding a statement made by a member of the Lakewood Police Department and the City of Lakewood in their general media release in November 2022. Citing the First Amendment rights of City Officials and Law Enforcement, as well as the impact of the judge’s potential ruling on free speech, she argued that the statements in the media release were lawful and protected and should not be removed from any public site.
Maia Robbins showcased among PSBJ’s “Next Gen in Law”
Corr Cronin attorney Maia Robbins is included in the February 2023 edition of Puget Sound Business Journal’s “Next Gen in Law” series. The showcase highlights her background and the significant litigation experience she has already garnered as a young associate.
Attorney Erin Ehlert Joins Corr Cronin
Corr Cronin is pleased to announce veteran litigator Erin Ehlert has joined the firm as Of Counsel.
As a prosecutor for more than 20 years in King County, Washington, Erin rose to leadership roles as the co-chair of the Homicide Unit and the Seattle Assistant Chief of the Criminal Division. She left criminal prosecution in 2020, transitioning into civil litigation. Erin’s years of case and courtroom work provided her with the skills needed to investigate and develop complex cases and present creative, comprehensive and persuasive arguments to judges and juries.
Corr Cronin attorneys John Bender, Jack Lovejoy, and Todd Williams participate in WTIA events
Corr Cronin has been a member of Washington Technology Industry Association (WTIA) for several years, and we were honored to participate in several recent events. Hosted by the WTIA’s Cascadia Blockchain Council and the Department of Financial Institutions (“DFI”), John Bender kicked off last fall’s State of Blockchain and FinTech in Washington Town Hall with opening remarks focusing on the vital role played by DFI in regulating the growing blockchain industry in Washington State. John’s presentation was followed by presentations by several DFI representatives, including Ali Higgs, Director of Regulatory and Legal Affairs, Nathan Quigley, Financial Legal Examiner with the Division of Securities, and Dew Bouton, Director of Legislative Policy. Watch a video of the event here; John’s talk begins at minute 1:50…
Blake Marks-Dias hosts Trial Network session
At a recent Trial Network event, partner Blake Marks-Dias hosted a breakout session titled “Wage and Hour Class Action Trends and Developments.” Guests from Microsoft and Costco facilitated the discussion, which covered recent trends and developments affecting wage and hour class actions, including arbitration clause enforceability, strategies for defeating class certifications, strategic discovery and motions practice, and settlement considerations.
Blake Marks-Dias Interviewed by The Trial Network
It’s no surprise that many of the greatest trial lawyers’ careers were inspired by high school debate. That’s the case with Corr Cronin partner Blake Marks-Dias, who was interviewed in the latest edition of The Trial Network’s quarterly newsletter. In the “Get to Know” feature, Blake delves into his leadership style, client service, motivations, and more.