Attorneys

R. Bruce Johnston

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“By specializing in litigation, we provide clients the ability to prevail in court without the overhead cost of large law firms.”

Bruce is a third-generation Seattle lawyer and the first ever third-generation recipient of an undergraduate degree and a juris doctorate from the University of Washington. His forty years of experience include practice in large Seattle firms, as well as serving as in-house counsel, before entering solo practice in 1998.

Bar and Court Admissions
Supreme Court of the United States
United States District and Bankruptcy Courts for the Eastern and Western Districts of Washington
Washington State Courts

Education
University of Washington School of Law, J.D.
University of Washington, B.A.
Email: Bruce@JJALaw.com
Tel: 206.866.3230

Emanuel Jacobowitz

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“Winning in court is just a start.  We look for the best solution to the client’s problem.”

Manny is a civil litigator with a can-do attitude. His passion is to help small business owners, homeowners, and professionals get the best result in a legal dispute. Whether it’s in court, arbitration, mediation, or administrative tribunals, he excels at preparing the brief and presenting the case.


Bar and Court Admissions
Supreme Court of the United States
United States District and Bankruptcy Courts for the Eastern and Western Districts of Washington
United States District Court for the District of Columbia
Washington State Courts

Education
University of Chicago Law School, J.D.
University of Chicago, B.A.
Email: Manny@JJALaw.com
Tel: 206.866.3243

Nathan J. Arnold

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We have the luxury of representing clients we believe-in and nothing will stop us from helping those clients obtain justice in and out of court.”

Nate began practicing with his current partners as a Rule 9 Legal Intern while in law school at the University of Notre Dame where he also worked as a volunteer public defender with a Rule 2.1 license and in the University’s NCAA compliance office. In his first year of practice Nate argued a constitutional matter of first impression before the Washington State Court of Appeals. He tries cases in State, Federal and Bankruptcy Court and represents clients in mediation and arbitration. Nate brings to the courtroom the tenacity and work ethic acquired as an NCAA athlete and team captain in football, boxing, and rugby.

Bar and Court Admissions
United States District and Bankruptcy  Courts for the Eastern and Western Districts of Washington
Washington State Courts

Education
University of Notre Dame Law School, J.D.
Linfield College, B.A.
Email: Nathan@JJALaw.com
Tel: 206.866.3242