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Serving You in Whitman, Asotin, Latah & Nez perce 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 nearly 40 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.

Practice Areas

Education

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

Awards and Accolades

  • Washington State Bar Association APEX Award for Professionalism, 2019 (more information)

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  • “He works very, very, hard for his clients and will give you good results.”

    Rich Gibb

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

    Former Client

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

    Former Client

  • “Professional, Honest and Bright”

    Reviewer

  • “Great Preparation, Communication, and Result”

    Former Client

  • “Simple and Effective”

    Alex

  • “He was an extremely good lawyer and did everything he could to get me out of trouble”

    Allison

  • “He was IN COURT representing me 20 min after I spoke with him over the phone.”

    Andy

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    Renee

  • “Luke Baumgarten - An Excellent Lawyer”

    Former Client

  • “Sometimes good people get in bad situations”

    Diane Thornton

  • “I would recommend his services without reservation and with great confidence.”

    David

  • “My case ended up turning out the best way for my situation thanks to Luke.”

    Past Client

  • “His work and mistakes by the arresting agency that he identified ultimately resulted in a reduced charge.”

    Anonymous

  • “Terrific Experience”

    Former Client

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