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 Attorneys are Once Again Super in 2019!

The 2019 Edition of Super Lawyers magazine has named Jeff James, Jillian Barron, Judd Lees, Darren Feider and Of Counsel Bob Sebris as “Super Lawyers” in the practice areas of “Employment & Labor,” as well as “Employment Litigation: Defense.”  Attorneys selected as Super Lawyers must meet the highest standards of professional achievement, as measured by […]

SBJ Associates Tina Aiken and Mariya Khilyuk Elected by Peers

SBJ is proud to announce that two of its attorneys, Tina Aiken and Mariya Khilyuk, have been elected to serve as Executive Committee Members for the Washington State Bar Association’s Labor and Employment Law Section.  Both were elected for three-year terms which will commence on September 1, 2019.  The Labor and Employment Law Section is […]

Ed Taylor Honored

On June 20, 2019, former Managing Shareholder and current Of Counsel Ed Taylor, was recognized at the 2019 annual business meeting of the King County Bar Association’s Labor & Employment Law Section for his nine years of service as a trustee.  As a trustee, Ed attended countless meetings and assisted the Section in putting on […]

Charge Dismissed!

Jeff James recently succeeded in obtaining dismissal of an EEOC Charge alleging sexual harassment, retaliation, and failure to accommodate.  The Charging Party had filed a lengthy Charge that included a significant Request for Information.  Thanks in large part to our client’s diligence in gathering witness statements and responsive documents, Jeff was able to convince the […]