Merrick, Hofstedt & Lindsey, P.S enjoys a reputation for approaching litigation with common sense, efficiency, and reasonableness.

Hubert Joseph “Joe” Merrick (1919-2002) began the practice of law in 1948.  Mr. Merrick was the founding member of law partnerships which evolved into Merrick, Hofstedt & Lindsey, P.S.  This law firm has provided legal services throughout the state of Washington for over fifty years.

Merrick, Hofstedt & Lindsey, P.S. emphasizes litigation. The firm advocates vigorously on behalf of its clients and, at the same time, enjoys a reputation among local courts and practitioners for conducting litigation with integrity, common sense and reasonableness.

Merrick, Hofstedt & Lindsey, P.S. holds a Martindale-Hubbell peer review rating of AV, representing the height of professional excellence. The firm is comprised of experienced attorneys and staff who are ideally suited for navigating today’s complex legal environment. The firm’s attorneys come from diverse backgrounds but possess proven abilities in litigation and dispute resolution. Common denominators include a strong interest in litigation, in-depth legal analysis, and a commitment to providing first rate legal services at competitive rates.

Merrick, Hofstedt & Lindsey, P.S. is a founding member of ALFA International, the Global Legal Network.  ALFA International is the oldest and most established premier global network of independent law firms.  The organization is comprised of 150 member law firms with nearly 300 offices throughout the United States and around the world.  ALFA International’s success is driven by its members’ broad, deep, local relationships both in the United States and throughout the world.  ALFA International’s mission is to provide clients with high-quality, cost-efficient legal services worldwide.  The ALFA International model enables Merrick, Hofstedt & Lindsey, P.S. to use its local expertise to deliver highly effective legal solutions, while drawing upon the collective wisdom and experience of other member firms within the United States and around the world as needed.  Merrick, Hofstedt & Lindsey, P.S.’s clients also benefit from a wide range of unsurpassed educational programming including: seminars, webinars, legal compendia, etc.  More information is available at