The Law Firm of John Sinclair has been in business since 1983 and was started with the idea of providing high quality legal services to the community at an affordable price. With this extensive service to the community, the firm has the experience and expertise necessary to provide its customers with the very best service available.

We primarily emphasize criminal and civil litigation. We handle all types of criminal cases, misdemeanors, felonies and traffic with a special emphasis on driving while intoxicated (DUI), vehicular assault, vehicular homicide, and domestic violence. We also practice in the United States Federal Court in Tacoma. We also handle civil cases with an emphasis on real estate and general business matters.

Although we represent clients in all criminal categories, these are the most common types of criminal cases we handle:

  • Driving while intoxicated
  • Vehicular Assault and Homicide
  • Domestic Violence
  • Murder
  • Drug offenses
  • Sex Offenses, rape, child molestation, rape of a child
  • Property Crimes
  • Assault
  • Robbery or Theft
  • Burglary
  • Traffic offenses
  • Vacation of Criminal History and Restoration of Right to Bear Arms

These are the general types of civil cases we handle:

  • Wills and trusts
  • Formation of Corporations and Limited
  • Liability Companies
  • Real Estate
  • Purchase and Sale Agreements
  • Law suits involving businesses
  • Contracts
  • Security Instruments
  • Personal injury from auto accidents

John Sinclair, the main attorney, has been licensed to practice law in all courts in the States of Washington and California since 1980.

Areas of Practice

Criminal Law

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Personal Injury

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