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Admitted to Practice

  • Washington, 2013
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Washington, 2013
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Washington, 2016

Ross C. Siler

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Associate
T206.757.8120
F206.757.7120
Ross Siler focuses his practice on construction, government contracts, class action defense, and health care litigation. In particular, he has frequently advised clients in Washington Consumer Protection Act and federal Fair Debt Collection Practices Act litigation. Ross has experience in cases from the initial stages of litigation through post-judgment enforcement. Prior to embarking on a legal career, Ross was a sports writer for both The Salt Lake Tribune and the Los Angeles Daily News, where he covered the NBA’s Utah Jazz and Los Angeles Lakers.

Representative Experience
  • Represented international construction company in post-arbitration judgment enforcement proceedings. Obtained favorable settlement from successful garnishment proceedings. (W.D. Wash. 2014-2015)
  • Defended hydroelectric project owner in breach of contract action brought by project’s general contractor. (D. Or. 2014-2015)
  • Defended regional bank and subsidiary in breach of contract class action brought by former members of nationally recognized golf club. (D. Idaho 2013-2016)
  • Defended regional hospitals in class action claims alleging violations of Washington’s Charity Care Act and other laws. (Yakima Cnty. (Wash.) Super. Ct. 2013-present)
  • Represented national corporation in responding to civil investigative demand issued by Washington Attorney General related to potential Consumer Protection Act claims. (2015-present)
  • Participated in Washington State Senate investigation of Department of Corrections sentencing calculation error. (2016)
  • Defended national property management company in putative class action Fair Debt Collection Practices Act claim. (E.D. Wash. 2015-present)
  • Represented subcontractor in breach of contract action against general contractor related to government project. Case resolved with favorable settlement. (E.D. Wash. 2015-2016)
  • Successfully obtained dismissal of national telecommunications company and municipality in lien enforcement action brought by subcontractor. (King Cnty. (Wash.) Super. Ct. 2015-2016)
  • Represented technology company in non-compete enforcement action against former employee hired by competing technology company. (King Cnty. (Wash.) Super. Ct. 2014-2015)

Additional Qualifications

  • Summer Associate, Davis Wright Tremaine, Seattle, 2012
  • Extern, Hon. David H. Armstrong, Washington Court of Appeals, Division II, Tacoma, Wash., 2011
  • Extern, Hon. Susan J. Craighead, King County Superior Court, Seattle, 2011
  • Staff Writer, The Salt Lake Tribune, Salt Lake City, 2007-2010
  • Staff Writer, Los Angeles Daily News, Woodland Hills, Calif., 2002-2007
  • Staff Writer, The Washington Post, Washington, D.C., 2001