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Overview

Owen’s practice focuses on trust and estate litigation. Before joining Farr Law Group, Owen spent two years as a commercial litigator at a national law firm, Holland & Knight, and five years with a Seattle firm, Graham & Dunn (now Miller Nash Graham & Dunn), where his practice focused on representing financial institutions. From 2008 through 2016 Owen’s peers voted him a “Rising Star” in Washington Law & Politics and SuperLawyers® magazines and in 2019 he was named a Washington SuperLawyer®. Owen is a Fellow in the Litigation Counsel of America Fellow and the American Bar Foundation.

Education

J.D., - University of Oregon School of Law (2003)
M.A., Economics – University of Washington (2000)
B.A., Economics – University of Washington (1998)

Community

Climbs Chair – Basic Climbing Committee, Tacoma Mountaineers
Board member – Parent Advocates for Tahoma’s Highly Capable (PATH)

Presentations & Publications

  • 15th Annual Probate Administration, King County Bar Association (2019)
  • Legal Ethics in Administration (Probate Boot Camp), National Business Institute (2019)
  • 14th Annual Probate Administration, King County Bar Association (2018)
  • Legal Ethics in Estate Administration, National Business Institute (2018)
  • Inter-Vivos Transfers in Estate Planning, National Business Institute (2018)
  • Maintaining an Ethical Balance, National Business Institute (2017)
  • Litigating the Case in Court, National Business Institute (2017)
  • Sarbanes-Oxley Expands the Scope of Debts that are Non-dischargeable in Chapter 7, but not Chapter 13, 122 Banking L.J. 406 (2005)

Recognitions

Fellow, Litigation Counsel of America
Fellow, American Bar Foundation
Washington SuperLawyers®, 2019
Rising Star 2008 through 2010 — Washington Law & Politics Magazine
Rising Star 2011 through 2016 — Washington SuperLawyers®

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Q & A

If you weren’t a lawyer what career do you see yourself in?

Computer programming or journalism. I like problem solving and coding is problem solving distilled. Or journalism because we need more truth tellers.

What could you give a 30-minute presentation on with absolutely no preparation?

How to defend a will contest!

What is your favorite thing to do when you’re not working?

Skiing at Crystal Mountain!

News & Events

Owen Gabrielson named Fellow of Litigation Counsel of America

Farr Law Group attorney Owen Gabrielson has been selected as a Fellow of the Litigation Counsel of America. Owen’s pr... Read more

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