Lukins & Annis is pleased to announce the newest addition to its dynamic team of litigation attorneys, Jared De Guzman.
Jared recently passed the Washington State Bar Exam and is set to commence his career as an Associate Attorney at Lukins & Annis. Jared brings a wealth of wide-ranging experience, impressive educational credentials, and a commitment to excellence that aligns seamlessly with Lukins & Annis’ values.
Jared graduated magna cum laude from Gonzaga University School of Law. His journey with Lukins & Annis began as the 2022 Lukins & Annis Law, Ethics and Commerce Scholarship recipient. His dedication to promoting diversity and inclusion within the legal profession has been evident from the outset of his career.
Jared’s passion for law and commitment to making a positive impact in the community led him to participate in the LEAD (Legal Employers Advancing Diversity) Summer Fellowship Program. In 2021, he served as a LEAD Summer Fellow with in-house counsel at Balfour Beatty Construction and as a summer associate at Oles Morison. There, he gained valuable insights and practical experience that will help him prepare for a successful career in law.
In addition to his legal achievements, Jared holds a master’s degree in World Languages from Portland State University and completed his undergraduate studies at Western Washington University earning a degree in Spanish. His multidisciplinary background and strong communication skills make him a versatile and effective advocate for clients across various sectors.
“We are thrilled to welcome Jared to our Litigation team,” said Wendy Colton, Principal at Lukins & Annis. “His impressive track record, commitment to diversity, and dedication to excellence make him an invaluable asset to our firm. We look forward to seeing him thrive and contribute to our clients’ success.”
Jared is excited to embark on this new chapter in his legal career with Lukins & Annis and is eager to offer his expertise to clients seeking outstanding legal representation. For more information, call Lukins & Annis, P.S. at 509-455-9555.