Senior Trial Attorney

Puget Law Group (PLG), the largest Injury and Criminal Defense firm in the Pacific Northwest, is looking for an enthusiastic, highly motivated, and dedicated Senior Trial Attorney to join our team. 

PLG is committed to providing our clients with an experience that exceeds expectations, while delivering the best results. Our Vision at PLG is to be the most visible law firm in the Pacific Northwest. Through an unwavering commitment to growth, to excellence both in business and in the courtroom, and to caring for each client as though they were our only client, we are building the Injury and Criminal Defense law firm of the future. By staying true to this commitment on behalf of our clients, our community, and each other, we have built a solid and sustainable foundation that has enabled PLG to become the largest and highest rated law firm of our kind on the West Coast.

Our accolades and accomplishments include:

  • Inc. 5000 Fastest Growing Private Companies in the U.S. — 2020, 2021, 2022, 2023
  • Puget Sound Business JournalFastest Growing Private Companies in Washington State — 2020, 2021, 2022, 2023
  • Law Firm 500 Fastest Growing Law Firms in the U.S. – 2020, 2021, 2023
  • National Trial Lawyers Golden Gavel Award, Client Testimonial – 2022, 2023
  • South Sound Magazine Best Attorney, 2021
  • Best Criminal Defense Lawyers In Tacoma 2021 (
  • Top 3 DUI Attorneys in Tacoma 2020 – 2023 (



As a Senior Trial Attorney with PLG, you must be equally committed to and aligned with both our Vision and our Core Values.

You will work as part of a dynamic team that works together like no other. We collaborate and share ideas and insight; we cover for each other in court when needed. At the same time, you will handle a busy caseload of criminal misdemeanors and felonies, working diligently to maintain the high level of professionalism and client care that PLG has become known for.

You will be expected to hustle in signing up prospective clients, and asked to share “on call” duties with other team members on a rotating basis. You will also be expected to bring and/or build your own “book” of business in the form of direct referrals. Finally, you will be invited and encouraged to actively engage in creating content, and to participate in our marketing and branding efforts.

Our experienced and formidable team of criminal attorneys – including (now) nine former prosecutors – have more combined experience than any criminal defense firm in the Northwest. You will bring your considerable experience make PLG that much more formidable.


10+ years experience handling criminal matters in Washington State’s District and Superior Courts, including jury trial experience (at least 40). Former prosecution experience and/or experience running your own business/practice strongly preferred.

Bilingual (especially Spanish or Korean) also a plus.

Position is full time salaried and on site in either our Tacoma or Kent office.


Annual compensation ranges from $110,000 to $225,000+ (base plus incentives) Benefits include immediate matching 401(k), Health / Vision / Dental insurance, HSA, paid parking, and highly competitive PTO program.


If you think you’re a great fit for this exciting opportunity, please send a resume and a cover letter telling us why you are a perfect fit for PLG to:

Candidates who meet our standard for interviewing are encouraged to research and learn more about PLG prior to the interview.

To learn more about PLG, visit us at or

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