Dianna Caley

Dianna Caley (Bellevue, Washington)

Dianna Caley

Attorney in Bellevue, WA
Dianna Caley is a Partner in the Firm’s Bellevue, Washington office of Wong Fleming. Ms. Caley is an experienced litigator and has advised employers in a variety of areas including EEOC compliance, hiring and retention practices, and ADA issues, as well as defending employers in various employment related litigation matters.

In addition, Ms. Caley specializes in handling general and premises liability matters for Fortune 500 companies, insurance companies, and Indian tribes.

Ms. Caley, along with her employment law and general liability practices, has a growing creditor’s bankruptcy and foreclosure practice where she effectively represents creditors and corporations in all aspects of Bankruptcy needs. Ms. Caley has litigated a number of adversary proceedings, including preferences, fraudulent transfers, and objections to discharge. She has been involved in litigation in a wide range of matters, such as adequate protection, relief from the automatic stay, objections to the adequacy of disclosure statements, and objections to plan confirmation.

Ms. Caley is frequently called upon to serve as an arbitrator by the Courts and was recently appointed as a panel mediator for U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Western District of Washington.

Prior to joining Wong Fleming, Ms. Caley began her career representing the Colville Confederated Tribes in Grand Coulee, Washington. Ms. Caley was subsequently commissioned by the United States Army Judge Advocate General (Army JAG). As an attorney for the Army, Ms. Caley was responsible for advising commanders regarding compliance with Army, State and Federal regulations, as well as ensuring that each unit within the specific branch was in compliance with the Army environmental regulations.

425.869.4040 425.869.4040
Client Rating N/A
Peer Rating 4.9 of 5

Areas of Law

Areas of Law
  • Commercial Litigation
  • General Liability
  • Creditors' Rights and Bankruptcy
  • Employment and Labor Law

Peer Rating

Peer Rating

Overall Peer Rating

in Litigation, Bankruptcy and Labor and Employment
 
4.9 out of 5.0
Legal Knowledge
4.9
Analytical Capabilities
4.8
Judgement
4.8
Communication Ability
4.8
Legal Experience
4.9
  • Meets very high criteria of general ethical standards
Posted by a Private Practice Attorney on 09/29/14
5.0 out of 5.0
Great attorney. Very intelligent and compassionate.

Experience & Credentials

Firm Details
Position
Partner
Admission Details
Admitted in Colville Confederated Tribes
Lummi Tribal Court
Washington State
Law School Attended
City University New York
Class of 1993
J.D.
University Attended
Evergreen State College
Class of 1990
B.A.
Birth Information
Born in 1968
1968
Associations & Memberships

PROFESSIONAL HONORS, AWARDS AND ACTIVITIES
•Appointed as Bankruptcy Mediator in 2011, Reappointed in 2013
•Pro Bono Awards from 2010 to 2013
•Member, Bankruptcy Law Committee
•Arbitrator, Pierce, King and Thurston County
•Volunteer, Seattle Children's Theater
•Volunteer, Kith Housing Project

Representative Cases
Representative Matters: Handled over 2,000 general and premises liability claims for the U.S. Army.; Handled all general and premises liability matters for an Indian Tribe.; Handled Washington State's retailer litigation for international insurance company involving core and tender premises and general liability matters.; Defending a multi-party general and premises liability matter involving vendors and employees. Successfully obtained summary judgment dismissing three of the Plaintiffs.; Defended and prosecuted breach of contract, UCC-9, and UCC-2A in a civil dispute in a purchase and sale agreement of an ongoing multi-million dollar business concern. Reviewed secured transaction documents and sought accounting of secured property in determining damages.; Prosecuted and secured property secured by UCC-9 filings. Also, successfully recovered monies owed to the client by the Defendant.; Defended a major corporation where Plaintiff claimed the conditions in their facility were unsafe.; Defended large corporations in a wide range of premises liability matters.

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Contact Information

Contact Information
Firm Address
Wong Fleming
2340 130th Avenue NE, Suite D-150,
Bellevue, WA 98005
U.S.A.
Phone
425.869.4040
Fax
425.869.4050
Office Information
Office Information
Dianna Caley
Partner
Wong Fleming
2340 130th Avenue NE, Suite D-150,
Bellevue, WA 98005

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