Scott C.G. Blankenship

Scott C.G. Blankenship: Attorney with The Blankenship Law Firm, P.S.

Biography

Scott's practice focuses on employment law. Scott consistently obtains outstanding results on behalf of his clients. He believes that no person, government, or corporate entity is beyond the reach of the law, and is committed to seeing that our court system protects and advances fundamental rights, not only for his clients, but for our nation and community. Scott has served as lead counsel in 18 cases that have resulted in judgments or settlements exceeding $1 Million. These include a $2.4 Million result in EEOC, Lam and Rios v. Fry's Electronics for retaliation, sexual harassment claims, and discovery sanctions after litigating the case through arbitration (one of the highest recoveries per plaintiff nationwide in the history of the EEOC). The case was also selected as one of the Top 25 Workplace Harassment, Bias Settlements by The Insurance Journal. In 2015 a Washington physician represented by Scott received $2.5 Million in a case against Catholic Health Initiatives in a wrongful discharge, defamation, and malicious prosecution lawsuit (Anel v. CHI). And In 2017 Scott made headlines yet again for a $1.85 Million single plaintiff settlement in an anti-immigrant harassment settlement. (Miranda v. Alaska Longline). Scott and the Blankenship Law Firm are rated AV preeminent by Martindale-Hubbell, and Scott has been regularly selected as one of The Best Lawyers in America.

Areas of Practice (5)

  • Discrimination
  • Employment and Labor
  • Personal Injury
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Class Actions

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
206-812-8841  Phone
206-343-2704  Fax
www.blankenshiplawfirm.com
University Attended:
University of California at Los Angeles, B.A., Editor in Chief, Tulane Environmental Law Journal, 1987; Cambridge University
Law School Attended:
Tulane University, J.D., 1991
Year of First admission:
1992
Admission:
U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Washington, U.S. District Court, Northern District of California and U.S. District Court, District of Oregon; U.S. District Court, Western District of Washington; U.S. Supreme Court; U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit; 2006, Oregon; 1992, Washington; 2008, Alaska
Memberships:
American Bar Association, Washington State Bar Association, Alaska Bar Association, Oregon Bar Association
Languages:
English and Spanish
Reported Cases:
Sharma v. City of Vancouver (U.S. District Court Western District of Washington, Cause No: C06-5688 BHS); Zhang v. American Gem Seafoods, 339 F.3d 1020 (9th Cir. 2003); LeBourgeois v. Rebecca-Irene Fisheries LLC, 132 Fed. Appx. 157, 2005 LEXIS 9245.
ISLN:
901479882
Payment Information:
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Accepts Visa and MasterCard
  • Free Initial Consultation
  • Fixed Hourly Rates
  • Fixed Fees Available
  • Peer Reviews

    • 5.0/5.0
    • A Martindale-Hubbell Peer Rating reflects a combination of achieving a Very High General Ethical Standards rating and a Legal Ability numerical rating.

    *Peer Reviews provided before April 15, 2008 are not displayed.

    Client Reviews

    • 4.6/5.0 (9 reviews)
    • 89% (8 recommendations)
    • Gold Client Champion
    • Communication

      4.6/5.0
    • Responsiveness

      4.6/5.0
    • Quality of Service

      4.6/5.0
    • Value for Money

      4.6/5.0
    • Recommended 5.0/5.0 Rated on 08/08/17 in Labor and Employment.

      In A Sea of Lawyers, The Blankenship Law Firm is An Island of Excellence
      Scott Blankenship's reputation, attention to detail, case preparation, and tenaciousness, as well as his gifted team of attorneys and staff, sets him apart. Based on my o... Read more

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      In A Sea of Lawyers, The Blankenship Law Firm is An Island of Excellence
      Scott Blankenship's reputation, attention to detail, case preparation, and tenaciousness, as well as his gifted team of attorneys and staff, sets him apart. Based on my own personal experience with Mr. Blankenship as well as that of a close family member who has also benefitted from his counsel, I highly recommend that you reach out to this firm. Read less

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    • Recommended 5.0/5.0 Rated on 06/09/17 in Labor and Employment.

      Your integrity, brilliance and knowledge are extraordinary, I am grateful to have been represented by you. {newline}Having over 30 years of experience negotiating medical debt settlements with attorneys, I was anxious at the reality of needing an at... Read more

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      Your integrity, brilliance and knowledge are extraordinary, I am grateful to have been represented by you. {newline}Having over 30 years of experience negotiating medical debt settlements with attorneys, I was anxious at the reality of needing an attorney to represent me in an employment matter. From the first meeting to the very end, every interaction with you and your team was exceptional.{newline}Without your support, I likely would have settled for less than was truly due me. Thank you to Scott and team. Read less

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