When It's All On The Line, You Need The Best.

With over 130 years of combined experience, the dedicated team at Hester Law Group is prepared to fight for you. We strive to obtain the optimal results for our clients.

  • Avvo 10.0 Rating
  • Washington State Bar Association
  • American Association for Justice
  • American Board of Trial Advocates
  • Tacoma-Pierce County Bar Association
  • Washington Association for Justice
  • The National Trial Lawyers Top 100
  • American College of Trial Lawyers

Tacoma Criminal Defense Attorneys

Over 130 Years of Combined Legal Experience

Being charged with a crime is a scary experience. When prosecutors want you to suffer the maximum legal penalties, your best defense is to work with an aggressive team of experienced Tacoma criminal defense lawyers. At Hester Law Group, we bring more than 130 years of combined experience to each case we take. Our team comprises numerous 10.0 Superb Avvo Rated lawyers who know what it takes to help you protect your rights and avoid a criminal conviction. Whether you were charged with a violent crime or a white-collar offense, count on our team to help you make the best use of your legal options. Call (253) 300-3034 now to schedule your free consultation.

Were you injured in a serious accident? At Hester Law Group, we understand the challenges you face in trying to recover as quickly as possible. Our firm offers representation to help injury victims get the best possible outcome for their situations. We’ve handled thousands of cases and know how to deal with insurers when they make it hard to get the financial compensation you need. Our work in criminal defense and civil litigation has earned members of our team ranking in the Best Lawyers in America, as well as induction into the American College of Trial Lawyers. We pursue justice and explore sensible solutions for those we represent and their families. You don’t have to fight your case alone—call our Tacoma lawyers today to learn what to do next.

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The Hester Law Group Team

Client-Focused and Results-Driven

Washington State Legal Defense

We are here to fight for your Constitutional Rights, negotiate optimal results, and go to trial on your case if justice so requires. Hester Law Group has successfully tried cases in both state and federal courts throughout 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. Let Hester Law Group fight for what is best for you.

    “Expertise without arrogance.”
    “Wayne is a person who listens and goes beyond the call of duty.”
    - Pamela
    “Mr. Hester's representation gave me complete confidence in him.”
    “I strongly recommend him!”
    - Former Client
    “He's my hero”
    “Very worthy of consideration & recommending!”
    - K.D.
    “The Hester Law Group is a group of tireless advocates for their clients.”
    “I recommend this firm without reservation.”
    - Former Client
    “He will do his very best to win your case.”
    “You're definitely looking in the right place for a criminal defense attorney.”
    - Shawna
    “I fully endorse Mr. Hester's approach and admire his results.”
    “Mr. Hester fights for his clients”
    - Former Client
    “He knows his craft very well.”
    “Thank you, Mr. Purtzer - you're one of a kind!”
    - Cheryl
    “Dedicated, sincere hard-working attorney.”
    “He is the only attorney I can trust to do the best job at what he does”
    - Former Client

Results That Matter

Dedicated to Obtaining the Best Outcome for Our Clients
  • Vacated Conviction 4th Degree Assault
  • Two Restraining Orders Granted Anti-harassment Orders
  • Not Liable Assault
  • Case Dismissed Case Dismissed
  • Case Dismissed Case Dismissed

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We Are the Team You Want on Your Side

  • Results Matter
    At Hester Law Group, we strive to provide the most optimal outcome for our clients. We are not afraid to fight for you.
  • Accessible to Clients
    We understand the urgency clients have when they need an attorney. We are available  24/7 to help you.
  • We Truly Care
    We feel honored to help someone through the toughest time they will ever go through.
  • Personalized Approach
    At Hester Law Group, we use a personal approach that best suits the needs of our clients.
  • Unparalleled Experience
    We have been a successful team for two decades and have over 130 years of combined experience.
  • We Are Trial Lawyers
    Our experienced top-notch team has successfully tried cases in both state and federal courts across the nation.