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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.

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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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