News from around the industry highlighting firm achivements and current events

Paine Hamblen and Startup Spokane

July 20, 2018

On July 18th, Paine Hamblen partner Keith Trefry spoke to a group of new entrepreneurs at Startup Spokane about the challenges and pitfalls of scaling, as well as strategies on how and when to scale their business as they grow. Later that evening, Paine Hamblen partners Keith Trefry and Dale DeFelice also participated in Startup Spokane’s annual Summer Social event. For information on upcoming Startup Spokane events, go to Startup Spokane’s website located at

Read More

Paine Hamblen Partners Fred Emry and Kathryn McKinley have been selected to the 2018 Super Lawyers list!

July 19, 2018

Paine Hamblen is proud to announce that partners, Kathryn McKinley and Fred Emry have been selected to the 2018 Washington Super Lawyers list. Kathryn McKinley’s practice areas include Real Estate, Banking and Creditor Debtor Rights. Fred Emry’s practice areas include Estate Planning & Probate, Tax and Elder Law. The Super Lawyers list is issued by Thomson Reuters. No more than 5% of lawyers statewide are selected each year. A description of the selection methodology can be found at process…

Read More