Experienced Lawyers Federal Way, WA

Skillfully Handling Cases Involving Real Estate, Construction Law, Business Law, Family Law, Immigration, and Real Estate

The legal team at the Dickson Frohlich Phillips Burgess has extensive knowledge and experience in many different areas of law so we can best serve our clients with a variety of issues that may arise. Having the right assistance with your legal questions or conflicts is essential to avoiding unnecessary financial losses or liability. The following are some examples of the cases we regularly handle.

Family Law We can handle simplified or complex divorces cases, child custody, and support, the division of assets, property, and debts, spousal support, among any other issues in your case.

Probate LawYou always want to ensure that you have an adequate estate plan in place to protect your family and property after you pass away. We can assist you in developing the right estate plan including will and trust creation or legal guardianships, and we can handle trust administration, will challenges, and other litigation that may arise.

Business Law We develop relationships with our business clients so we fully understand their goals for their corporation. We provide advice throughout the formation process, including choice of entity, contracts, and compliance matters. Our business lawyers also have the litigation experience needed to resolve any business conflicts.

Construction Law Construction projects rely upon many different projects, bids, timelines, and compliance with the law. If anything goes awry in a construction project, a significant amount of money can be at stake and we are here to help resolve contractor conflicts, compliance issues, liens and collections, and any other legal disputes.

Immigration LawOur immigration attorneys can assist you with any immigration path you take to reside in the United States. Whether you are seeking a family or employment-based visa, permanent residency (green card), asylum, or citizenship, we can handle your case.

Real Estate Law Having a knowledgeable attorney on your side can be essential in complex real estate transactions. Whether you are a landlord, tenant, purchaser, or seller of residential or commercial real estate, we can review all relevant contracts and help resolve any conflicts.

What You Should Do if a Legal Matter Arises

If you believe you have a question about the law or that a legal conflict may be developing, waiting to speak to an attorney can only result in the escalation of the situation. Do not delay in calling for a phone consultation with one of our attorneys so that we can give you more information about your legal options and rights. Addressing the matter as soon as possible can help to resolve any problems in the most efficient and effective manner.

Call Our Office to Speak with a Federal Way, WA Attorney Today

If you need assistance with any of the above-mentioned legal matters, you should not hesitate to discuss your situation with the experienced attorneys at Dickson Frohlich Phillips Burgess today.

Call now for a phone consultation at:

(253) 299-8116 for Tacoma Office


(206) 207-0832 for Seattle Office

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Attorney Robert Dickson

Attorney Robert DicksonThe core of Rob’s legal practice is civil litigation, with an emphasis on construction, real estate, and business law. He represents a wide range of clients, from large construction companies to individual homeowners. His is a practical approach to law, which strives to balance the need for a successful legal outcome with a client’s financial goals (or constraints). Outside of his private practice, Rob serves as an adjunct professor at the Seattle University School of Law where he teaches real estate litigation. [ Attorney Bio ]

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    Attorney Thomas L. Dickson

    Thomas L. Dickson

    Tom is an experienced litigator and the founding partner of the firm. For over 30 years, he’s helped clients prevail in their real estate, construction, and business law matters.

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    Attorney Heather Burgess

    Heather Burgess

    Heather represents property owners and developers in all phases of real estate development, from pre-acquisition due diligence through local permitting and appeals.

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    Attorney Robert P. Dickson

    Robert P. Dickson

    The core of Rob’s legal practice is civil litigation, with an emphasis on construction, real estate, and business law. He represents a wide range of clients, from large construction companies to individual homeowners.

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    Attorney Daniel J. Frohlich

    Daniel J. Frohlich

    Dan’s legal practice focuses on civil litigation, real estate law, business law and probate law. He has more than 10 years of experience as an attorney serving clients throughout Western Washington.

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    Attorney Mark S. Johnson

    Mark S. Johnson

    Mark’s legal practice focuses on civil litigation, real estate law, business law and family law. He works tirelessly to help his clients achieve the outcome they are looking for.

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    Attorney Trevor A. Zandell

    Trevor A. Zandell

    Since graduating with honors from law school in 2005, Trevor has been serving the legal needs of businesses, individuals, and families across Southwest Washington.

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    Attorney Daniel E. Pizarro

    Daniel E. Pizarro

    As an associate at Dickson Frohlich Phillips Burgess, Daniel is active in the firm’s civil litigation department. His practice is mainly centered around real estate law, landlord-tenant law, construction law, and probate law.

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    Attorney Alexander J. Wisbey

    Alexander J. Wisbey

    Alexander Wisbey comes to the firm with 5 years of experience as a litigator and trial attorney. He has first chaired several jury trials and has extensive experience handling arbitrations, mediations, depositions, and settlements.

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    Attorney Andrew Hata

    Andrew Hata

    Andrew is the head of our Transactional Department and focuses his practice on corporate governance, real estate transactions, commercial contracts, and corporate finance.

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    Attorney Cambria A. Queen

    Cambria A. Queen

    Cambria is an Associate with Dickson Frohlich Phillips Burgess in the civil litigation department, where she practices primarily real estate and probate law.

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    Attorney George Knight

    George Knight

    As an associate at Dickson Frohlich Phillips Burgess, George is active in the firm’s civil litigation and transactional departments. His practice is mainly centered around business law, real estate law, construction law, employment law, and probate law.

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    Attorney Chris Pierce-Wright

    Chris Pierce-Wright

    Chris comes to Phillips Burgess Tacoma from Seattle, where he served as an associate attorney focused on insurance litigation with Wilson Smith Cochran Dickerson.

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    Attorney Jennifer Yoo

    Jennifer Yoo

    Jennifer is an associate attorney at Dickson Frohlich Phillips Burgess where her current practice focuses on real estate law, contract and commercial disputes, and business law.

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    Attorney Kenneth Chan

    Kenneth Chan

    As an associate at Dickson Frohlich Phillips Burgess, PLLC, Kenny is active in the firm’s civil litigation and transactional departments. Prior to working at Dickson Frohlich Phillips Burgess, Kenny was an in-house attorney for a Fortune 100 company.

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    Attorney Brian Buske

    Brian Buske

    Following his graduation from Lewis & Clark Law School, Brian garnered valuable client experience working on international compliance and intellectual property issues.

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    Attorney Matt Wand

    Matt Wand

    Matt was born and raised in East Multnomah County in the Gresham area where he lives and has raised his family. His wife of more than twenty-five years is Anne Wand and they have three children together.

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    I highly recommend Dickson Frohlich Phillips Burgess and if I ever need a lawyer again they will be my first call.

    - Jeremy H.

    I can’t even tell you how much I appreciate this firm! These guys helped me through one of the most challenging legal situations I’ve faced in my life. Their skill and expertise literally saved my business. I’ve dealt with other counsel in the past but the Dickson firm was by far the most competent and tactful counsel I’ve ever received. I would recommend this group to anyone!

    - Keith D.

    It’s a pleasure to work with the guys at Dickson Frohlich Phillips Burgess. One of the first things that stood out to me was how down to earth and friendly everyone at the firm is. I would definitely recommend them.

    - Den L.