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Kara A. Tredway

Attorney | Seattle | 206.223.7932 | tredwayk@lanepowell.com

Areas of Practice

Kara Tredway focuses her practice on complex civil litigation. She represents health care, long term care and seniors housing providers in litigation involving allegations of wrongful death, negligence and abuse. Kara also defends other businesses in litigation involving catastrophic and workplace injuries. She has significant experience defending property owners and managers in premises liability cases, and in particular, has extensive experience handling assault and slip/trip and fall cases.

Admitted to Practice

  • Washington
  • California
  • U.S. District Court, Western District of Washington

Academics

  • University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law (J.D., with distinction, 2011)
    • McGeorge Global Business & Development Law Journal
      • Chief Managing Editor (2010-2011)
      • Staff Writer (2009-2010)
    • Traynor Honor Society
    • Recipient of the Emil Gumpert Award for Excellence, Trial Advocacy
    • Dean’s Honors
    • Recipient of the Witkin Award for Highest Grade in Legal Research and Writing class
  • International Institute for the Sociology of Law (M.A., Sociology of Law, magna cum laude, 2006)
  • University of California, Santa Barbara (B.A., Law and Society, with honors, 2004)
    • Honors Program
    • Provost’s Honors Council
    • Law and Society Journal, Editor and Fundraiser Chair
    • Study Abroad Program, University of Sussex, Falmer, England, Law and English (2002-2003)

Practice Group and Specialty Team Memberships

  • Senior Living and Long Term Care Client Team
  • Complex Litigation
  • Litigation
  • Premises Liability
  • Transportation Client Team

Publications

  • “From Disregard to Leadership to Neglect: An Exploration of the Spectrum of U.S. Policy Toward International Tribunals for the Prosecution of War Criminals,” International Institute for the Sociology of Law (2006)

Professional and Community Activities

  • Washington State Bar Association
  • King County Bar Association
  • The State Bar of California

Kara A. Tredway

Attorney | Seattle | 206.223.7932 | tredwayk@lanepowell.com

Date
01.19.2016