Upcoming Events


June 22, 2018

Martin J. Pujolar will be presenting on the following topic at the National Business Institute:

  • "Hearsay, Email, Business Records and Social Media - in the Trenches"

September 6, 2018

Martin J. Pujolar will be presenting on the following topic for the Washington Association of Independent Medical Examiners (WAIME):

  • Fundamentals of Slip, Trip and Fall Cases in Washington 

October 23, 2018

Martin J. Pujolar will be presenting on the following topic at the National Business Institute:

  • UM/UIM Motorist Claims: Top Litigation Mistakes: Coverage issues and Bad Faith

October 25 – 28, 2018 

Theda M. Yandell, RP & Pam Hokanson are the host coordinators for the Washington State Paralegal Association (WSPA) 2018 NFPA Annual Convention.

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December 12, 2018

Martin J. Pujolar will be presenting on the following topic at the National Business Institute:

  • " Bad Faith Law & the Origin of the Set-up ."

 

News/Publications

 SUPER LAWYERS

We are pleased to announce that seven (7) attorneys at Forsberg & Umlauf, PS., have been recognized in the 2018 Washington Super Lawyer list.

Super Lawyers is a rating service for outstanding lawyers who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement.

Recognition and congratulations go to:

Matthew S. Adams                              Grant A. Lingg

Stephanie S. Andersen                        Martin J. Pujolar

Carl E. Forsberg                                   Patrick Sheldon

Roy A. Umlauf

We are also very pleased to report that our two founding shareholders, Carl E. Forsberg and Roy A. Umlauf, have been awarded an additional distinction as being included within the Top 100 Attorneys in Washington for 2018.

 

Kimberly A. Reppart

has become our newest Shareholder.

Kim’s practice focuses on insurance coverage and bad faith, serious injury and wrongful death, UIM, construction defect, contract disputes, premises liability, property disputes.

Kim also devotes a sizable portion of her practice to appellate work and complex motion practice. 

Also, 

William A. Newmark, Alexandra E. Ormsby,

L. William Locke,  Miles J.M. Stewart 

and

Thomas A. Heinrich

have joined our firm as associate attorneys:

William Newmark’s practice focuses on insurance coverage analysis and litigation.

Miles Stewart's practice focuses on insurance coverage, including coverage analysis and advice as well as defending insurers in litigated cases.

Alexandra Ormsby’s practice focuses on personal injury litigation with an emphasis on defending businesses in premises liability and vehicle accidents.

William Locke practices in our Tacoma office where he defends clients in general civil litigation matters, including premises and personal injury litigation.

Tom Heinrich's practice includes construction defect, premises liability, personal injury defense and premises liability.  

 

Carl Forsberg and Charlie Henty authored a chapter of the LexisNexis Practice Guide: Washington Insurance Litigation regarding the rescission of insurance policies based on misrepresentations made by the policyholder in obtaining a policy. 

Carl Forsberg, Matthew Adams, and Charlie Henty co-authored a chapter of the LexisNexis Practice Guide: Washington Insurance Litigation regarding key issues in property insurance litigation.