Jeffrey L. Kradel

Jeffrey L. Kradel: Attorney with Kradel Defense PLLC
  • Attorney at Kradel Defense PLLC
  • Seafirst Building, 1001 4th Avenue, Suite 4050, Seattle, WA 98154
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  • Jeffrey Kradel has been representing individuals accused of criminal conduct for over 17 years. He is a 1995 graduate of Northeastern University School of Law
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Jeffrey L. Kradel is the founder of Kradel Defense PLLC, a criminal defense practice in Seattle, Washington, that is devoted to providing high-level representation to individuals at investigation and trial levels for both state and federal charges.

Rated as an AV-Preeminent attorney, Mr. Kradel has more than 20 years of criminal law experience. Focusing exclusively on criminal defense, he has achieved successful results in numerous cases, including ones involving charges of assault, marijuana manufacturing, child molestation, burglary and DUI.

Mr. Kradel earned his J.D. from the Northeastern University School of Law in Boston in 1995. He is admitted to practice in the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Washington as well as in Alaska and in Washington state. Mr. Kradel is also a member of the Federal Bar Association for the Western District of Washington and the Washington and National Associations of Criminal Defense Lawyers.

Honors and Awards:

Martindale-Hubbell, AV Rating

Bar/Professional Activity:

Washington Association Criminal Defense Lawyers

Alaska State Bar, 1996

Washington State Bar, 1997

United States District Court, 2000

Scholarly Lectures and Writings:

WSBA: Nuts and Bolts of Criminal Law, "Misdemeanor Defense", 2005, 2004, 2003, 2001

"Fourth Amendment Update: A Guide to New Case Law and Suppression Motions from Discovery to the Hearing", WACDL Fine Tuning the Defense CLE, 2001

"Recent Trends Involving The Law of Arrest, Search and Seizure", Lorman Business Center, 2004

National Institute for Trial Advocacy, 2005

Areas of Practice (6)

  • Criminal Defense
  • Felonies
  • Misdemeanors
  • Drug Crimes
  • Federal Criminal Law
  • Driving While Intoxicated

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
206-462-3304  Phone
206-397-3102  Phone
206-922-5547  Fax
University Attended:
Centenary College of Louisiana, Shreveport, LA, B.A. in Political Science, 1991
Law School Attended:
Northeastern University, J.D., 1995
Year of First Admission:
2015, U.S. Court of Appeals, Second Circuit; 2000, U.S. District Court for the Western District of Washington; 1996, Alaska; 1995, Washington
Payment Information:
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Accepts Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Discover
  • Free Initial Consultation
  • Fixed Hourly Rates
  • Fixed Fees Available

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