Tacoma Personal Injury, Criminal Defense & DUI Lawyers
We at the Hester Law Group are aggressive advocates for our clients - with over 100 years of combined litigation experience. We pursue justice and explore sensible solutions for those we represent and their families. Our attorneys include Monte Hester, Wayne Fricke, Brett Purtzer, Lance Hester, and Casey Arbenz. We are here to fight for your Constitutional Rights, negotiate optimal results, and go to trial on your case if justice so requires.
We are trial lawyers. We have successfully tried cases in both state and federal courts located in Washington, Oregon, Alaska, California, Nevada, Montana, Idaho and Arizona. Our representation has been documented in news articles, television shows and even in books about our clients and their cases. We understand how to navigate high profile cases but we also understand that many of our clients require anonymity. We will fight for what is best for you.
7/27/2016 - After only one court appearance, Casey Arbenz convinced the prosecuting attorney for the City of Lacey to dismiss an assault in the fourth degree, domestic violence, charge in Lacey Municipal Court. The client was very pleased with the result.
7/18/2016 - Lance Hester was able to have assault in the fourth degree, domestic violence charges dismissed on behalf of a client charged in Federal Way Municipal Court.
7/15/2016 - The state attempted to revoke a client's SSOSA - threatening to put the client in prison. Wayne Fricke was retained and had the multiple allegations of voilative behavior dismissed.
7/11/206 - Six months after an arrest for felony assault, and imposition of a required "no-contact order" between the defendant and his family, Mr. Arbenz was able to have the order lifted so that the family could be re-united and begin the process of healing. The underlying case also resolved favorably, with the charges to be dimissed in two years upon successful compliance with treatment and law abiding behavior.
7/6/2016 - Following mediation, Mr. Arbenz secured a $200,000 settlement for a client injured by bouncers at an Olympia tavern. The bouncers had criminal records and instigated the brawl that caused his client's injuries.
6/21/2016 - Lance Hester helped a client have his DUI case DISMISSED with prejudice.
6/17/2016 - Brett Purtzer obtained a verdict of NOT GUILTY following a jury trial. His client was accused of domestic violence assault and Mr. Purtzer convinced the jury that the client acted in self-defense.
6/15/2016 - Lance Hester fought for a client charged with felony assault in the second degree and convinced the prosecutor to DISMISS the charge.
6/1/2016 - Casey Arbenz settled a personal injury case for a client who fell down a flight of stairs that were out of compliance with building codes. His client was very happy with the $100,000 settlement.