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.


Jillian Barron Joins American Arbitration Association Employment Panel

Shareholder Jillian Barron has been selected as a member of AAA’s roster of Employment arbitrators.  As an AAA Panel member, Jillian is expanding her role as a neutral party in employment-related matters, which already includes service as an investigator, a mediator, and a hearing officer for University of Washington faculty adjudications.

Jeff James to Speak at the ABA ERR Midwinter Meeting in Las Vegas

Shareholder Jeff James has been invited to speak at the American Bar Association Employee Rights and Responsibility (ERR) Midwinter meeting on March 20, 2019 in Las Vegas, Nevada.  Jeff will be the management speaker on a panel including union, plaintiff, and government representatives.  The presentation, titled “Arbitration in an Epic World” will focus on the […]

SBJ Welcomes Adam Vergne

SBJ is pleased to announce that Adam Vergne has joined the firm as an associate.  Adam brings a wealth of experience from prior stints in law firms focusing on management labor and employment representation in Nebraska and Washington, DC and, most recently, was the Chief Operations Officer and Director of HR for Mary’s Place Seattle, […]