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1000 Second Avenue Building
Suite 3500
Seattle, WA 98104

Toll Free: 877-438-0766
Phone: 206-292-8800
Fax: 206-292-0494

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Margaret K. Suman

Margaret K. Suman

Seattle, Washington
877-438-0766 (Toll Free)

Margaret offers a wealth of experience and knowledge in business and employment law. She has a general civil practice which emphasizes civil litigation, real estate, general business transactions, and employment law. She joined Cable, Langenbach, Kinerk and Bauer in 1990.

Professional Highlights

  • Member, Washington State Bar Association; King County Bar Association
  • Admitted to practice before the United States District Court for the Western District of Washington and the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals, 1989
  • Extern, Honorable William L. Dwyer, U.S. District Judge Western Washington, 1989
  • Board of Directors, Northwest Literacy Foundation, 1989 - present
  • Recipient, American Jurisprudence Awards, International Law, 1987

Margaret moved to Seattle from Portland, Oregon in 1984. She and her husband, Walter, have two children. Margaret enjoys running, reading and hiking, especially in the Siskiyou Mountains in southern Oregon.

Year Joined Firm

  • 1990

Areas of Practice

  • Civil Litigation
  • Real Estate
  • General Business Transactions
  • Employment Law

Litigation Percentage

  • 50% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Washington, 1989


  • University of Puget Sound School of Law, Tacoma, Washington
    • J.D. cum laude - 1989
    • Honors: Recipient, American Jurisprudence Award, International Law, 1987
  • University of Oregon, Eugene, Oregon
    • B.A. - 1979

Honors and Awards

  • Recipient, American Jurisprudence Awards, International Law, 1987

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Washington State Bar Association, Member
  • King County Bar Association, Member

Past Employment Positions

  • Hon. William L. Dwyer, Federal District Court, Western District of Washington, Extern, 1989

Pro Bono Activities

  • Board of Directors, Northwest Literacy Foundation, 1989 - Present