Serving You in Whitman, Latah & Asotin Counties
Meet Attorney Michael J. Pettit

Michael J. Pettit

Of Counsel

Michael J. Pettit has been practicing criminal defense and civil litigation in Pullman, Colfax, and all throughout Whitman County, Washington for over 30 years. His experience and reputation for excellence as a trial attorney is unmatched. Mr. Pettit is known by attorneys throughout the State of Washington as a zealous advocate and steadfast defender of the rights of the accused. This combination of experience, knowledge, and relationships ensures that you will receive the best representation possible.

Mr. Pettit is a member of the Washington State Bar Association and the Washington Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers.

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University of Idaho College of Law - Moscow, Idaho

  • Juris Doctor, 1978

Professional & Bar Association Memberships

  • Washington State Bar Association, 1978
  • Washington Association of Criminal Defense of Criminal Defense Lawyers

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  • “Put a Parent's Mind at Ease”

    Dennis and Danielle B.

  • “He is a lawyer who is not only professional, but is trustworthy, kind, and patient.”


  • “Silver Lining”

    Former Client

  • “He went above and beyond the call of duty to help our child with a MIP/theft charge.”

    Former Client

  • “If you or a loved one is in need of a criminal attorney, I would highly recommend Mr. Baumgarten.”

    Former Client

  • “Resolved My Case Before Going to Court!”


  • “The Best Lawyer”


  • “Luke Baumgarten - An Excellent Lawyer”

    Former Client

  • “He took the time to listen to all of my concerns in a very personable manner”

    Former Client

  • “Great Preparation, Communication, and Result”

    Former Client

  • “Great Attorney”


  • “Regardless of the outcome of your case, you can be assured that everything that is possible for Mr. Baumgarten to do will be done, and your child would be in excellent hands!”

    Former Client

  • “Excellent Attorney”

    Former Client

  • “Excellent”


  • “Christine does what it takes to help you as much as possible. Hiring her was well worth it.”


Our Commitment to You

  • Availability

    We are here for you and available to help any time or any day.

  • Convenience

    We're located conveniently for you in the heart of Pullman

  • Devotion

    We will deliver personalized and focused representation to you

  • Affordable Rates

    Flat-fee rates, simple payment plans, and free consultations

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