Managing Partner

Practice Areas:

Estate Planning
Busiess and Litigation
Real Estate
Agricutural
Rail Road

Recognition:

  • Fellow, Litigation Counsel of America (Honorary Litigation)
  • AV Rated by Martindale Hubbell (Ten Years+)
  • Best Lawyer in America-Commercial and Bankruptcy Litigation
  • Corporate Counsel Magazine (Top Lawyer)


Admissions:

  • U.S. Supreme Court (1987)
  • 9th Circuit Court of Appeals (1985)
  • United States Tax Court (1984)
  • United States District Courts of Washington (Eastern and Western) (1981)
  • Washington State Bar (1980)

Background:

In the courtroom or in mediation, Timothy Carlson is an established legal force to be reckoned with. As a founding partner, and current managing partner, Timothy epitomizes passion and integrity in the practice of modern law. An unfailing advocate for his clients, Timothy has landed multi-million awards in litigation against international banks, multi-national businesses, and several corporate conglomerates.

Timothy has practiced in all levels of State and Federal Court and has been recognized numerous times for outstanding results and performance. Timothy has served as a mediator and is a Yakima County Judge Pro Tem.

In keeping with his humble beginnings, Timothy has served on the Executive Committee of the Washington State Bar Association's Business Section and as the WSBA Agricultural Committee Law Chairperson.

While he continues to maintain an active practice, you will find Tim's other biggest loves taking up the majority of his intermittent free time. He is a doting husband to his wife, Karin, of 40 years, a loving father to three grown children, and the unabashed No. 1 fan of his grandson, Harlan

Education:

St. Olaf College, BA 1975 (Chemistry, Psychology)
Gonzaga University, JD 1980 (cum laude)

Experience:

Carlson Boyd PLLC (2003-201*)
Carlson Hinton (2018-Current)
Halverson, Applegate & McDonald, P.S. (1980-2003)