Britton Law Office PLLC
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David Britton

David Britton

Sole Practitioner
Tacoma , Washington

Mr. Britton is a civil litigation and trial attorney with successful civil and criminal trial experience. His practice areas include real estate, real property litigation, contract, employment, and other business disputes, municipal law, governmental liability, evictions, and creditor rights, as well as business formations and transactions, wills, trusts, and probate.


Mr. Britton brings a unique perspective to the practice of law. Prior to law school Mr. Britton served for six years as a counterintelligence agent in the US Army and the Washington Army National Guard. He has also worked as a translator for Arctic Alaska Fisheries and Alaska Airlines, as a vessel operations manager for the Russian Far East Shipping Company (FESCO) and Seattle's Marine Business International, and as a project manager for a Seattle-based import-export company. He has worked extensively in business and real property litigation, personal injury, and municipal liability, as well as criminal prosecutions and defense.

Areas of Practice

  • 70% Real Estate
  • 20% Business
  • 5% General Litigation
  • 5% Wills, Trusts, Probate

Litigation Percentage

  • 60% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Washington, 2001
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Washington, 2001


  • Seattle University School of Law, Seattle, Washington
    • J.D. cum laude - 2001
    • Law Review: Seattle University Law Review, Lead Article Editor
  • University of Washington, Seattle, Washington
    • B.A. - 1994
    • Honors: Dean's List
    • Major: Russian / Political Science
  • Defense Language Institute, Monterey, CA
    • Russian Basic Course - 1991
    • Honors: First in class


  • Adjunct Faculty (Business Law, Business Organizations, Real Estate), Pierce College, 2005-2010
  • Adjunct Faculty (Real Estate Law), South Sound Community College, 2012
  • Presenter (Landlord-Tenant Law), WSTLA Litigation Basics CLE, Seattle, WA, May 2008
  • Presenter (Ejectment and Quiet Title), TPCBA Landlord-Tenant Law CLE, Tacoma, March 2013

Honors and Awards

  • Washington Law & Politics “Rising Star” 2005, 2009

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Washington State Bar Association, 2001 - 2016
  • Tacoma Pierce County Bar Association, 2002 - 2016
  • Kitsap and Thurston Counties, Arbitrator

Pro Bono Activities

  • TPCBA Housing Justice Project Volunteer Attorney
  • Assistant Coach, Northeast Tacoma Tigers Youth Football
  • Troop Committee Chair, Troop 224, BSA


  • English
  • Russian

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