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About Carl P. Colbert, LTD, P.C.

EDUCATION
Law School


Journal
Yale Law School, New Haven, CT
      Juris Doctorate, 1995

Yale Journal on Regulation, Senior Editor
Undergraduate


Honors
University of Washington,Seattle, WA
Bachelor of Arts, Political Science, 1992

Phi Beta Kappa, Cum Laude, University Scholars Award 1991-1992, National Dean's List
Professional
Kirkland Institute of Trial Advocacy, New York, NY 1994
Kirkland Institute of Corporate Practice, Chicago, IL 1995
Admitted to the Bar of the State of New York
Admitted to the Bar of the State of Washington
Member of the New York State Bar Association
EXPERIENCE
Current
Law Offices of Carl Colbert, Ltd, P.C.
Gig Harbor, WA. Owner
Areas of emphasis include: Civil and Criminal Litigation, Business and Corporate law, Real Estate Law, Asset Protection and Estate Planning.
1999-2007
Colbert & Colbert, LLP
Gig Harbor, WA, Partner
Representation of individuals and entities throughtout the State of Washington in a variety of matters.
1997
Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom International
Singapore, Associate
Representation of (i) U.S. corporations in connection with merger and acquisition activities in Asia and (ii) Asian corporations in connection with corporate finance transactions in the U.S.
1995-1997
Kirkland & Ellis
New York, NY, Associate
Representation of venture capital firms and corporations in (i) mergers, acquisitions and leveraged buy outs, (ii) private equity transactions, (iii) corporate finance transactions and (iv) general corporate matters.
Summer 1994
Kirkland & Ellis
New York, NY, Summer Associate
Representation of clients involved in civil litigation, corporate combinations and a variety of other matters.
Summer 1993
Northwest Defenders Association
Seattle, WA, Legal Intern
Representation of clients accused of crimes ranging in scope from malicious mischief to felony murder.
BIO
Carl Colbert was born in Renton, Washington. Carl attended the University of Washington where he graduated Phi Beta Kappa, Cum laude with a bachelorís degree in Political Science. Immediately upon graduation from the University of Washington, Carl began his law school career at the Yale Law School.

After graduation from the Yale Law School, Carl went to work for the law firm of Kirkland & Ellis at that firmís New York City office. Carl worked in the corporate practice group where his practice was limited to venture capital, private equity and corporate finance transactions.

Carl left Kirkland & Ellis for Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher and Flom Internationalís Singapore office in 1997 where he practiced corporate law until he left to pursue his own goals back in the United States.

Carl now accepts cases throughout Washington.

Carl has appeared on CBS's 48 Hours, CBS's 48 Hours Mysteries, CBS's 48 Hours Hard Evidence, various ID Channel programs, A & E Network's American Justice and Oxygen Network's Snapped.


Carl P. Colbert, corporate, business, estate, trust, litigation, defense attorney, Seattle, Tacoma, Gig Harbor, Washington
Westside Business Center
3212 50th Street Court Northwest, Suite 103-B
Gig Harbor, WA 98335 (same building as Good to Go)
Phone: 253-265-3650 | Fax: 253.265.3660
Email: ccolbert@colbertlaw.com
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