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.
- June 21, 2016
Lance Hester helped a client have his DUI case DISMISSED with prejudice.
- June 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.
- June 15, 2016
Lance Hester fought for a client charged with felony assault in the second degree and convinced the prosecutor to DISMISS the charge.
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.
- May 18, 2016
A recent client was accused of threatening to kill a Tacoma Police Officer. Mr. Arbenz was able to have the felony charges reduced to misdemeanors.
- March 15, 2016
Over a several-year period, Mr. Arbenz fought for a client accused of being involved in a "pump and dump" scheme in violation of SEC regulations and federal laws. The client was charged with several felonies as well as sued civilly by the SEC. The client entered a guilty plea and the government sought a two-year prison sentence. The court rejected the government's request in favor of Mr. Arbenz's argument that his client receive no jail or prison time. Additionally, Mr. Arbenz settled the SEC civil case in a manner that was pleasing to his client.
- February 18, 2016
After filing claims, Mr. Arbenz settled two cases against a Spokane County Sheriff's Deputy who withdrew blood samples from Mr. Arbenz's clients without search warrants in violation of the US Supreme Court case Missouri v. McNeely, 133 S.Ct 1552 (2013). Both clients received $25,000 settlements for the deputy's unconstitutional acts.
Mr. Arbenz, along with co-counsel, William Kirk, obtained a not guilty verdict on a DUI case where the client was alleged to have had a BAC greater than .20 in Seattle Municipal Court.
- February 15, 2015
At mediation, Mr. Arbenz secured $130,000 for clients who were injured after being rear-ended by a Greyhound Bus.
- March 31, 2014
Mr. Arbenz and Mr. Hester obtained a Not Guilty By Reason of Insanity result for a client accused of...