Attorneys

Attorneys

Stephania Camp Denton

Shareholder | Seattle/Portland | 206.223.7016 | dentons@lanepowell.com

Areas of Practice

Stephania Denton focuses her practice on insurance coverage issues, class action litigation and health care disputes. She has significant experience arguing before the Washington State Supreme Court, as well as state and federal trial and appellate courts.

Professional Experience

  • Mills Meyers Swartling (1997-2014)
  • Lane Powell PC (1992-1997)

Admitted to Practice

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

Academics

  • University of Washington School of Law (J.D., with high honors, 1992)
    • Order of the Coif, 1992
  • Texas A&M University (B.S., Computer Science, 1985)

Practice Group and Specialty Team Memberships

  • Appellate
  • Class Action Defense
  • Environmental
  • Health Care
  • Insurance
  • Intellectual Property and Technology
  • Life, Health, Disability and ERISA
  • Litigation
  • London Insurance
  • Products Liability and Mass Torts Litigation
  • Professional Liability
  • Transportation Client Team

Representative Matters

  • Pleasant v. Regence BlueShield, 181 Wn. App. 252, 325 P.3d 237 (Div. 1, March 31, 2014), rev. denied October 8, 2014 (obtained dismissal of claims for health care coverage)
  • Jolley v. Regence BlueShield, 153 Wn. App. 434, 220 P.3d 1264. (Div. 2, December 8, 2009) (obtained dismissal of claims by terminated health care provider)
  • Hunter v. Regence BlueShield, 2006 WL 2396643. Wn. App. (Div. 1, August 21, 2006) (obtained dismissal of claims for health care coverage)
  • Glaubach v. Regence BlueShield, 2006 WL 711523 (9th Cir. March 21, 2006); 149 Wn.2d 827, 74 P.3d 115 (July 17, 2003) (obtained dismissal of gender discrimination claims)
  • Tortes v. King County, 119 Wn. App. 1, 84 P.3d 252 (Div. 1, June 2, 2003) (obtained dismissal of claims against Metro by party injured in Aurora Bridge accident)
  • Syrett v. Reisner McEwin & Associates, 107 Wn. App. 524, 24 P.3d 1070 (Div. 1, April 30, 2001) (obtained dismissal of claims against marine surveyor)
  • Nielson v. Eisenhower & Carlson, 100 Wn. App. 584, 999 P.2d 42 (Div. 2, March 3, 2000) (obtained dismissal of attorney malpractice claims)
  • Barnhart v. New York Life Ins. Co., 141 F.3d 1310 (9th Cir. April 15, 1998) (obtained dismissal of claims by terminated insurance agent)
  • McRory v. Northern Ins. Co. of New York, 138 Wn.2d 550, 980 P.2d 736 (July 22, 1999) (obtained attorney fee award for client seeking insurance coverage)
  • Hofsvang v. Estate of Brooke, 78 Wn. App. 315, 897 P.2d 370 (Div. 1, May 15, 1995) (obtained favorable ruling for deceased attorney)

Publications

  • “Federal Court Dismisses Insurance Fair Conduct Act Claims,” Lane Powell Legal Update (January 8, 2016)

Professional and Community Activities

  • Washington State Bar Association
    • Disciplinary Board (2015-Present)
    • Adjunct Investigative Counsel Panel (2010-2015)
  • King County Bar Association
  • Defense Research Institute

Stephania Camp Denton

Shareholder | Seattle/Portland | 206.223.7016 | dentons@lanepowell.com

Date
04.22.2014

Stephania Camp Denton

Shareholder | Seattle/Portland | 206.223.7016 | dentons@lanepowell.com

Date
01.08.2016