James M. Owen, Jr. graduated from Washington State University with a B.A. in 1993 and received his J.D. from Gonzaga University in 1999. He was admitted to the Washington bar in 1999, the Oregon bar in 2007, and is also admitted to practice before the U.S. District Court for the Western and Eastern Districts of Washington and the U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit. Mr. Owen is a member of both the King County and Spokane County Bar Associations. Having the benefit of previously having served in positions with both global and boutique law firms, Mr. Owen launched Owen | Vanderbrug to ensure each client receives the personal attention and zealous advocacy required to guarantee the best possible outcome to his or her matter or dispute. Representing both individuals and businesses alike, his practice includes employment law, personal injury, medical malpractice, professional licensing and administrative matters.