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  • HCMP Regulatory Alert: Clean Water Act Jurisdiction

    HCMP Law Offices September 17th 2014

    Did you know that low-lying area on your property that occasionally holds water in the winter or after a rain storm could trigger Clean Water Act (CWA) jurisdiction? Did you know filling or modifying that low-lying area without a permit could result in substantial fines and penalties? These are the very issues the EPA and the US Army Corps of Engineers are grappling with in a rulemaking that will define the scope of their jurisdiction. read more

  • Holly Golden to Present at KCBA Future of Seattle Waterfront Seminar

    HCMP Law Offices September 12th 2014

    HCMP lawyer Holly Golden is scheduled to present "Historical Considerations of Waterfront Development: Pike Place Market and Beyond" at the King County Bar Association's Future of the Seattle Waterfront seminar on September 24, 2014. read more

  • Eleven Hillis Clark Martin & Peterson P.S. Attorneys Named in 2015 Best Lawyers® in America

    HCMP Law Offices August 19th 2014

    Hillis Clark Martin & Peterson P.S. is pleased to announce that 11 lawyers have been named to the 2015 Edition of Best Lawyers in America, the oldest and most respected peer-review ranking in the legal profession. Best Lawyers in America has published its list for over three decades, with its first international list published in 2006. Since then, Best Lawyers has grown to provide lists in over 65 countries. Lawyers on the Best Lawyers in America list are divided by geographic region and practice area. They are reviewed by their peers on the basis of professional expertise, and undergo an authentication process to make sure they are in current practice and in good standing. read more

  • HCMP Attorneys Help Creators of Children's Books Prevail in Copyright Infringement Suit

    HCMP Law Offices July 25th 2014

    Chara Curtis, Cynthia Aldrich, and Alfred Currier are the author and artists of inspirational children's books Fun Is a Feeling, How Far to Heaven?, and All I See Is Part of Me. When the publisher of the books stopped paying royalties but continued publishing the books, Curtis sought help from the Washington Lawyers for the Arts. After several demands on the publisher, Curtis, Aldrich, and Currier terminated their publishing contracts, but the publisher continued to publish their books. read more

  • HCMP Attorneys Recognized for Excellence in Legal Counsel

    HCMP Law Offices June 24th 2014

    Several attorneys from Hillis Clark Martin & Peterson P.S. (HCMP) have been recognized for provision of outstanding legal services by Chambers USA and Washington Super Lawyers. read more