Margaret M. Grega

Attorney | Seattle | 206.223.7119 |

Areas of Practice

Maggie Grega has broad experience in corporate and transactional matters, including entity formation, mergers and acquisitions, securities, corporate finance and general corporate counseling. In addition, she regularly advises on a variety of commercial matters and business transactions related to the core businesses of her clients. Maggie works with clients in all phases of the growth cycle — from those in the concept and start-up stage to established market leaders — and in a cross section of industries.

Maggie also utilizes her experience as a litigator in the areas of commercial litigation, and labor and employment law. In addition to her Summer Associate experience at Lane Powell, Maggie was a Legal Extern to Judge Deborah M. Smith of the U.S. District Court for the District of Alaska and a Legal Extern to Judge Karl Boettner at the Washington State Office of Administrative Hearings

Professional Experience

  • Washington State Office of Administrative Hearings, Legal Extern to Judge Karl Boettner (2013)
  • Lane Powell PC, Summer Associate (2012)
  • U.S. District Court for the District of Alaska, Legal Extern to Judge Deborah M. Smith (2011)

Admitted to Practice

  • Washington
  • U.S. District Court, Western District of Washington
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Washington
  • Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals


  • Gonzaga University School of Law (J.D., magna cum laude, 2013)
    • Gonzaga Law Review
    • National Appellate Advocacy Competition
    • Dean’s List
    • Merit Scholarship Recipient
  • University of Oregon (B.A., cum laude, 2007)
    • Phi Beta Kappa

Practice Group and Specialty Team Memberships

  • Business
  • Corporate Finance and Securities
  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Startups and Emerging Companies
  • Labor and Employment
  • Litigation
  • Food, Beverage and Hospitality


  • “Women in the C-Suite: It’s Good Business,” Seattle Business magazine, Co-author (July 2016)
  • “Choice of Entity: Operational Considerations,” Puget Sound Business Journal The Startup Journey: Idea to Exit Special Insert (October 2, 2015)

Awards and Honors

  • Named as a “Washington Rising Star,” Super Lawyers® magazine, Business/Corporate (2016)

Professional and Community Activities

  • Leadership Washington Member, Class of 2017, Association of Washington Business Institute
  • Washington State Bar Association
  • King County Bar Association
  • Board Member, Washington Women Lawyers, King County Chapter