endorsements

Justice Charles Johnson, Judge Anita Crawford-Willis, David Keenan, and Justice Steven González.

Leaders in the Judiciary, Government, and the Community Who Endorsed David in 2016:

  • Former Washington Governor Christine Gregoire
  • Attorney General Bob Ferguson
  • Former Attorney General Rob McKenna
  • Washington Supreme Court Chief Justice Barbara Madsen
  • Washington Supreme Court Justice Sheryl Gordon McCloud
  • Washington Supreme Court Justice Steven González
  • Washington Supreme Court Justice Mary Fairhurst
  • Washington Supreme Court Justice Debra Stephens
  • Washington Supreme Court Justice Charles Johnson
  • Washington Supreme Court Justice Susan Owens
  • Washington Supreme Court Justice Charlie Wiggins
  • Washington Supreme Court Justice Mary Yu
  • Former Washington Supreme Court Justice Bobbe Bridge
  • King County Executive Dow Constantine
  • King County Sheriff John Urquhart
  • King County Councilmember Larry Gossett
  • King County Councilmember Rod Dembowski
  • King County Councilmember Claudia Balducci
  • King County Councilmember Reagan Dunn
  • King County Councilmember Dave Upthegrove
  • King County Councilmember Kathy Lambert
  • Seattle Mayor Ed Murray
  • Seattle City Attorney Pete Holmes
  • Seattle City Councilmember Lorena González
  • Seattle City Councilmember Tim Burgess
  • Seattle City Councilmember Lisa Herbold
  • Seattle City Councilmember Debora Juarez
  • Issaquah City Councilmember Bill Ramos
  • Washington Court of Appeals Judge Michael Trickey
  • Washington Court of Appeals Judge David S. Mann
  • King County Superior Court Assistant Presiding Judge Laura Inveen
  • King County Superior Court Chief Criminal Judge Dean Lum
  • King County Superior Court Assistant Criminal Chief Judge Julie Spector
  • King County Superior Court Chief Unified Family Court Judge Lori K. Smith
  • King County Superior Court Judge Chad Allred
  • King County Superior Court Judge Susan Amini
  • King County Superior Court Judge Bill Bowman
  • King County Superior Court Judge Cheryl B. Carey
  • King County Superior Court Judge James Cayce
  • King County Superior Court Judge John Chun
  • King County Superior Court Judge Samuel Chung
  • King Superior Court Judge Veronica Galván
  • King County Superior Court Judge Helen Halpert
  • King County Superior Court Jude LeRoy McCullough
  • King County Superior Court Judge Richard McDermott
  • King County Superior Court Judge Sean O’Donnell
  • King County Superior Court Judge Patrick Oishi
  • King County Superior Court Judge Judy Ramseyer
  • King County Superior Court Judge Jim Rogers
  • King County Superior Court Judge Roger Rogoff
  • King County Superior Court Judge J. Wesley Saint Clair
  • King County Superior Court Judge Ken Schubert
  • King County Superior Court Judge Mariane Spearman
  • King County Superior Court Judge Tanya Thorp
  • Former King County Superior Court Judge Charles Johnson
  • Former King County Superior Court Judge Paris Kallas
  • Former King County Superior Court Judge and Former Loren Miller Bar Association President Donald Haley
  • Former King County Superior Court Judge Don Horowitz
  • Kitsap County Superior Court Judge Jennifer Forbes
  • Pierce County Superior Court Judge Gretchen Leanderson
  • Snohomish County Superior Court Judge Marybeth Dingledy
  • Clark County Superior Court Judge Suzan L. Clark
  • Former Spokane County Superior Court Judge Paul Bastine
  • King County District Court Judge Ketu Shah
  • Seattle Municipal Court Judge Willie Gregory
  • Federal Way Municipal Court Judge Rebecca Robertson
  • Federal Way Municipal Court Judge David Larson
  • Northwest Intertribal Court System Judge Lauren King
  • Washington Court of Appeals Commissioner Aurora R. Bearse
  • Former United States Attorney John McKay
  • Former United States Attorney Michael McKay
  • State Representative Luis Moscoso (1st Legislative District)
  • State Representative Derek Stanford (1st Legislative District)
  • State Senator Bob Hasegawa (11th Legislative District)
  • State Representative Steve Bergquist (11th Legislative District)
  • State Representative Ruth Kagi (32nd Legislative District)
  • State Representative Mia Gregerson (33rd Legislative District)
  • State Representative Tina Orwall (33rd Legislative District)
  • State Representative Joe Fitzgibbon (34th Legislative District)
  • State Senator Reuven Carlyle (36th Legislative District)
  • State Representative Noel Frame (36th Legislative District)
  • State Representative Gael Tarleton (36th Legislative District)
  • State Representative Eric Pettigrew (37th Legislative District)
  • State Representative Sharon Tomiko Santos (37th Legislative District)
  • State Senator Jamie Pedersen (43rd Legislative District)
  • State Representative Brady Walkinshaw (43rd Legislative District)
  • State Senator David Frockt (46th Legislative District)
  • State Representative Jessyn Farrell (46th Legislative District)
  • State Representative Gerry Pollet (46th Legislative District)
  • State Senator Cyrus Habib (48th Legislative District)
  • Public Defender Association Director Lisa Daugaard
  • Former Seattle City Attorney’s Office Criminal Chief and Former Loren Miller Bar Association President Craig Sims

Leaders in the Legal Community Who Endorsed David in Their Individual Capacities in 2016:

  • Former King County Bar Association President and Former Loren Miller Bar Association President James Andrus
  • Former King County Bar Association President Steve Rovig
  • Former King County Bar Association President Joe Bringman
  • Former King County Bar Association President Linda J. Strout
  • Washington State Bar Association Immediate Past President Anthony Gipe
  • Former Washington State Bar Association President Ron Ward
  • Former Washington State Bar Association President Michelle Radosevich
  • Dainen Penta, President, Asian Bar Association of Washington
  • Ken Payson, President, Asian Bar Association of Washington Student Scholarship Foundation
  • David Perez, President, Latina/o Bar Association of Washington
  • Shamim Mohandessi, President, Middle Eastern Legal Association of Washington
  • Andy Sachs, Past President, QLaw
  • Michelle Pham, Past President, Vietnamese American Bar Association
  • Mimi Castillo, Past President, Filipino Lawyers of Washington
  • Nicole Gaines-Phelps, Past President, Loren Miller Bar Association
  • Omar Nur, Immediate Past President, Middle Eastern Legal Association of Washington; Washington State Association for Justice Board of Governors
  • Aneelah Afzali, Past President, Middle Eastern Legal Association of Washington
  • Fé Lopez, Past President, Latina/o Bar Association of Washington
  • David Mendoza, Immediate Past President, Latina/o Bar Association of Washington
  • Rachel Tallon Reynolds, Annual Event CLE Vice President, Washington Women Lawyers
  • Jerry Chiang, Board Member, Korean American Bar Association of Washington
  • Ranjit Narayanan, Board Member at Large, South Asian Bar Association of Washington
  • Madhu Singh, Past Board Member, South Asian Bar Association of Washington
  • Veronica Quiñónez, Clinics Director, Latina/o Bar Association of Washington
  • Dan Shih, Vice President, QLaw
  • Jamie Corning, Secretary, QLaw
  • Sam Castic, Past President, QLaw Foundation, Lambda Legal National Leadership Council
  • Rachel Luke, Treasurer, Korean American Bar Association of Washington
  • Rima Alaily, Past President, Legal Foundation of Washington
  • Nathan Roberts, Washington State Association for Justice Board of Governors
  • Jason Amala, Co-Chair, Washington State Association for Justice 2016 Convention
  • J.D. Smith, former member of the Washington State Association for Justice Board of Governors; American Board of Trial Advocates, ABA House of Delegates
  • Cheryl Farrish, Washington State Association for Justice Board of Governors

Organizations Endorsing David in 2016:

  • M.L. King County Labor Council, AFL-CIO
  • King County Democrats
  • King County Young Democrats
  • Metropolitan Democratic Club of Seattle
  • Pacific Northwest Regional Council of Carpenters
  • Washington Interior/Exterior Systems Local Union No. 41
  • Iron Workers Local Union 86
  • Amalgamated Transit Union Local 587
  • Central Puget Sound Carpenters Local Union 30
  • Progressive Voters Guide
  • 5th Legislative District Democrats
  • 11th Legislative District Democrats
  • 30th Legislative District Democrats
  • 31st Legislative District Democrats
  • 32nd Legislative District Democrats
  • 33rd Legislative District Democrats
  • 34th Legislative District Democrats
  • 36th Legislative District Democrats
  • 37th Legislative District Democrats
  • 39th Legislative District Democrats
  • 41st Legislative District Democrats
  • 43rd Legislative District Democrats
  • 45th Legislative District Democrats
  • 46th Legislative District Democrats
  • 47th Legislative District Democrats
  • 48th Legislative District Democrats

Editorial Endorsements in 2016:

  • The Seattle Times
  • The Stranger

Ratings in 2016:

  • Joint Asian Judicial Evaluations Committee – Exceptionally Well Qualified
  • King County Bar Association – Well Qualified
  • Loren Miller Bar Association – Exceptionally Well Qualified
  • Latina/o Bar Association of Washington – Well Qualified
  • QLaw – Qualified
  • Washington State Veterans Bar Association – Exceptionally Well Qualified

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