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David Hokit


David Hokit



David was a longtime principal of the firm with over 30 years of experience as a trial lawyer, retiring in December, 2021. The focus of his practice was representing public school districts.

Professional and Community Involvement

  • Washington State Bar Association, Member
  • King County Bar Association, Member
  • Washington Council of School Attorneys, Member
  • National Council of School Attorneys, Member
  • Active memberships on various non-profit Boards of Directors

Practice Areas


  • J.D., cum laude, Seattle University, 1983
  • B.A., with honors, University of Colorado, 1978

Bar / Court Admissions

  • Washington State
  • U.S. District Court for the Western District of Washington
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
  • Supreme Court of the United States

Presentations & Publications

Frequent speaker, throughout the state, regarding school and educational law issues.