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Andrews Skinner, P.S.
645 Elliott Avenue West, Suite 350
Seattle, Washington 98119-3911Locate in Google Maps
Telephone: 206-223-9248
Fax: 206-623-9050
www.andrews-skinner.com
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Client Information
Personnel
Established: 1965

Practice Areas
  • Insurance Defense
  • Casualty
  • Errors and Omissions
  • Product Liability
  • Environmental Law
  • Legal
  • Professional Liability
  • Excess
  • General Liability
  • Coverage Analysis
  • Builders Risk
  • Construction Law
  • Civil Litigation
  • Arbitration
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About Us
Our practice areas are:
Professional Liability Defense, including: Medical Malpractice, Mental Health Providers, Nursing Home/Assisted Living Facilities, Legal Malpractice, Insurance Agents and Brokers, Real Estate Agents, Brokers and Inspectors, Officers and Directors, Miscellaneous Professionals; Insurance Coverage Analysis and Insurance Coverage/Bad Faith Litigation; General Defense Litigation Practice, including: Product Liability, Employment Practices, Construction Defect, Worksite Safety, Automobile Liability, Railroad Liability, Environmental/Hazardous Toxic Torts, Premises Liability, Bodily Injury, Personal Injury and Property Damage Claims; Subrogation.
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Client Information
Insurance Clients
ACE GroupAdmiral Insurance Company
AIG Claim Services, Inc.AIU Holdings, Inc.
AIU Insurance CompanyAllied World Insurance Company
American Claims Services, Inc.American Equity Insurance Company
American Home Assurance CompanyAmerican International Group
American International Specialty Lines InsuranceAmerican States Insurance Company
Aon Risk Services, Inc.Arch Insurance Group
Aspen Specialty Insurance CompanyAxis Capital, Inc.
BroadspireBrotherhood Mutual Insurance Company
California Casualty Management CompanyChubb Group of Insurance Companies
Church Insurance CompanyCincinnati Insurance Company
CNA Insurance CompanyCNA International Reinsurance Company, Ltd.
Commerce and Industry Insurance CompanyCommunity Association Underwriters of America, Inc.
Continental Insurance CompanyE & O Professionals
Executive Risk Management AssociatesFireman's Fund Insurance Company
FirstGroup AmericaFirst State Insurance Company
Gallagher Bassett Services, Inc.The Hartford
Illinois National Insurance CompanyInsurance Company of the State of Pennsylvania
International Insurance CompanyInternational Surplus Lines Insurance Company
Interstate Insurance GroupInvestors Insurance Company of America
Lexington Insurance CompanyNational Union Insurance Company
NBIS Construction & Transport Insurance Services, Inc.Network Adjusters, Inc.
New Hampshire Insurance CompanyOld Republic Construction Program Group
Philadelphia Insurance CompaniesProfessional Claims Managers, Inc.
Propel InsuranceThe Redwoods Group
SECURA Insurance CompaniesSedgwick CMS
Transcontinental Insurance CompanyTravelers Indemnity Company
Underwriters at Lloyd's, LondonUnited America Indemnity Group
Utica National Insurance GroupWells Fargo Insurance Services
Western Litigation, Inc.York Claims Service, Inc.
Non-Insurance Clients
American Commercial ManagementAmerican Professional Agency
Compass HealthDiamond Parking
J. C. Penney Company, Inc.Life Care Centers of America, Inc.
Long Term Care Claims, Inc.NIKE, Inc.
Port of TacomaRegency Pacific, Inc.
Regency Pacific Management, LLCRegent Assisted Living, Inc.
Seattle Housing AuthoritySound Transit
Sunrise Senior Living
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Personnel Information
Partners
Pamela M. Andrews
Seattle, WA
E-Mail:pamela.andrews@andrews-skinner.com
Admitted
  • Washington, 1984
  • Wisconsin, 1985
Memberships:
  • Washington State and King County Bar Associations
  • State Bar of Wisconsin
  • Washington Defense Trial Lawyers
  • Defense Research Institute
Education:
  • University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh, B.S. (summa cum laude), 1981
  • University of Wisconsin, J.D., 1984
Born:1958
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Stephen G. Skinner
Seattle, WA
E-Mail:stephen.skinner@andrews-skinner.com
Admitted
  • Washington, 1987
Memberships:
  • Washington State Bar Association
  • Oregon State Bar
  • Defense Research Institute
Education:
  • Pacific Lutheran University, B.A. (cum laude), 1982
  • University of Puget Sound School of Law, J.D. (cum laude), 1987
Born:1959
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Of Counsel
Kristen Dorrity
Seattle, WA
E-Mail:kristen.dorrity@andrews-skinner.com
Admitted
  • Washington, 1994
  • California
  • Colorado, 1995
Memberships:
  • Washington State and The Colorado Bar Associations
  • State Bar of California
Reported Cases:
U.S. Oil v. Lee and Eastes, 104 Wm.App. 823, 16 P.3d 1278 (2001)
Education:
  • Swarthmore College, B.A., 1989
  • University of California at Los Angeles School of the Law, J.D., 1993
Born:1967
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Ramona N. Hunter
Seattle, WA
E-Mail:ramona.hunter@andrews-skinner.com
Admitted
  • Washington, 2001
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern and Western Districts of Washington
Memberships:
  • Defense Research Institute
Education:
  • University of Washington, B.A. (magna cum laude), 1998
  • University of Washington School of Law, J.D., 2001
Born:1976
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Jason E. Soderman
Seattle, WA
E-Mail:jason.soderman@andrews-skinner.com
Admitted
  • Washington, 2000
Education:
  • Washington State University, B.A., 1995
  • University of Oregon School of Law, J.D., 2000
Born:1971
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Associate
Karleen J. Scharer
Seattle, WA
Years of Experience:2
Admitted
  • Washington, 2014
Education:
  • University of Washington, B.A., 2009
  • Seattle University School of Law, J.D., 2014
Born:1986
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