Mr. Russell J. Speidel

Mr. Russell J. Speidel (Wenatchee, Washington)

Mr. Russell J. Speidel

Attorney in Wenatchee, WA
Co-Recipient, Legal Foundation of Washington Charles A. Goldmark Distinguished Service Award, 2003. Member, Board of Directors, Wenatchee School District, 1993-1997. President, Chelan-Douglas County Volunteer Attorney Services, 2002-2004.
509-662-1211 509-662-1211
Client Rating N/A
Peer Rating 5.0 of 5
Practice Area
  • Trusts and Estates
  • Estate Planning
  • Wills
  • Probate
  • Federal Estate and Gift Taxation
  • Fiduciary Income Tax
  • Nonprofit and Charitable Organizations
  • Corporations
  • Business
  • Real Estate
  • Guardianship and Elder Law
  • Election Law
  • Immigration Law
Chelan Douglas County Bar Association Volunteer Legal Services Award, 2000. Legal Services Corporation Pro Bono Award, 2011.
Total time spent on pro bono work: 10%

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5.0 out of 5.0
  • Meets very high criteria of general ethical standards
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Experience & Credentials

Firm Details
Managing Partner
Admission Details
Admitted in 1974, Massachusetts
1977, New Hampshire and U.S. District Court, District of New Hampshire
1980, U.S. Court of Appeals, First Circuit
1981, U.S. Supreme Court
1982, Washington
1984, U.S. Tax Court
1986, U.S. District Court, Eastern and Western Districts of Washington
Additional Payment Information
Fixed Hourly Rates
Law School Attended
Willamette University
Class of 1974

Boston University
Class of 1977
LL.M. in Taxation
University Attended
Stanford University
Class of 1970
Honorable Discharge, U.S. Army Reserve, 1977
Associations & Memberships
Chelan-Douglas County (President, 2001-2002), Washington State (Chair, Committee on Law Week 2000; President's Award, 2000; Member, Sections on: Business Law; Taxation; Elder Law; Real Property, Probate and Trust), Massachusetts, New Hampshire and American (Member, Real Property, Trust and Estate Section) Bar Associations.
Bar Fellowship
American College of Trust and Estate Counsel.
Representative Cases
In re Contested Election of Schoessler, 140 Wn 2d 368, 998 P.2d 818 (2000).In re Recall of Heiberg, 171 Wn 2d 771 (2011).
Hobbies & Interests
Member, Salvation Army Advisory Board, Rotary Club of Wenatchee.

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Contact Information

Contact Information
Firm Address
Speidel Law Firm
7 North Wenatchee Avenue, Suite 600,
Wenatchee, WA 98801-7201
Office Information
Office Information
Mr. Russell J. Speidel
Managing Partner
Speidel Law Firm
7 North Wenatchee Avenue, Suite 600,
Wenatchee, WA 98801-7201

Speidel Law Firm (Wenatchee, Washington)