is one of the top firms in Washington state representing employers since 1992 in the areas of labor and employment law representation, and human resources management counseling and training.


SBJ Father-Son Summit Mt. Rainier

SBJ Shareholder Jeff James and SBJ Legal Assistant Joseph James went on a father-son “hike” to the summit of Mt. Rainier this past summer.  Jeff and Joe join SBJ Shareholders Darren Feider and Matt Lynch who have also summitted Rainier.  No word on whether other SBJ Shareholders will attempt to join this exclusive club.  Congratulations […]

Another Summary Judgment!

Jeff James and Jason Rossiter, assisted by paralegal Tana Daugherty, obtained another summary judgment for our client Confluence Health on August 17, 2018.  The case, Kathy Allstot v. Confluence Health and Central Washington Health Services Association, filed in federal court in the Eastern District of Washington, was brought by a former employee alleging wrongful termination […]

Judd Lees Speaks at Bellevue Sunrise Rotary Club Meeting

Bellevue Rotarian and SBJ Managing Shareholder Judd Lees spoke at the August 21, 2018 meeting of the Bellevue Sunrise Rotary Club about his nearly 40-year career as a management labor and employment lawyer.  Titled “Dual Gates, Philadelphia Lawyers and Other Stories from the Picket Lines,” Judd discussed the potential changes in federal labor law under […]