Puget Law Group

About Us

The attorneys at Puget Law Group have successfully defended thousands of people charged with Criminal and DUI offenses throughout Washington State. We also handle Personal Injury matters, representing people injured due to the negligence (fault) of others.

At PLG, our dedicated and experienced attorneys truly work as a team. Every case is staffed by Partners Dan Gerl, Nick Andrews, Casey Arbenz, Jared Ausserer, Gina Buskirk, and Phil Su, along with attorneys Nichole Fisher, Teresa Groves, and Amanda Danforth. Supported by an experienced and amazing staff, each team member has a unique perspective that brings value to the handling of each client’s case.

With offices in Tacoma, Seattle, Bellevue, Olympia, and Bremerton, we treat each case as if it were our only case. We promise to fight as hard for you as we would each other. But don’t take it from us – see what our clients have to say about our results.

About Puget Law Group

Meet #TeamPLG

Nicholas Andrews

Nicholas Andrews

Partner

Casey Arbenz

Casey Arbenz

Partner

Jared Ausserer

Jared Ausserer

Partner

Karla Bonilla

Karla Bonilla

Personal Injury Paralegal

Gina Buskirk

Gina Buskirk

Partner

Heidi Canda

Heidi Canda

Operations Director

Sarah Contreras

Sarah Contreras

Personal Injury Paralegal

Amanda Danforth

Amanda Danforth

Attorney

Anjeanette Deloney

Anjeanette Deloney

Criminal Paralegal

Nichole Fisher

Nichole Fisher

Attorney

Daniel Gerl

Daniel Gerl

CEO | Managing Partner

Teresa Groves

Teresa Groves

Senior Attorney

Susan Harsh

Susan Harsh

Criminal Law Paralegal

Alison Horne

Alison Horne

Accounting Manager

Katelyn Lazarek

Katelyn Lazarek

Legal Intern

Julianna Leach

Julianna Leach

Legal Assistant

Tim Lewis

Tim Lewis

Senior Attorney

Melissa McGehee

Melissa McGehee

Receptionist

Joseph McGinnis

Joseph McGinnis

Intake Specialist

Amy McMenimen

Amy McMenimen

Criminal Law Paralegal

Leanna Mysak

Leanna Mysak

Rule 9 Legal Intern

Shawn Smith

Shawn Smith

Managing Paralegal

Phillip Su

Phillip Su

Partner

Sonia Vargas

Sonia Vargas

Legal Assistant

Jacqueline Villalobos

Jacqueline Villalobos

Legal Assistant

Words can’t explain Puget Law Group. They are trustworthy, extremely knowledgeable, tactful, and an asset to the justice system. They look at the big picture and take a realistic approach to reach the best outcome. There was never a time I had to ask how things were going-they were always miles ahead of me with interviews, planning and strategy. I would recommend Puget Law Group to anyone during these stressful times.”

Kimberly, Criminal Defense

I am so happy I contacted Puget Law Group. The stress of going through legal issues is so enormous I wasn’t sure I was going nto make it out in one piece. They walked me through the process with great confidence and lots of encouragement. They are very well known with the court staff including prosecutors and judges. I would absolutely recommend PLG to anyone. Could not be more happy with all their hard work.”

Cassie, DUI

Sarah and Dan are awesome. Thanks Puget Law Group for a job well done!”

Evelyn, Personal Injury