Kirsten Barron(SEATTLE) — The Washington State Bar Association (WSBA) announces that it is presenting Bellingham attorney Kirsten Barron with its Local Hero Award. The Local Hero Award is presented to lawyers who have made noteworthy contributions to their communities. The WSBA Board of Governors will meet in Bellingham at the [...]
About Kirsten BarronKirsten practices in the areas of business and employment law and brings over 20 years of legal experience to her work. She joined Barron Smith Daugert, PLLC in 1998 and became a partner in 2004. She takes a practical, solution oriented approach to all aspects of her practice. Kirsten advises businesses, large and small, often serving in a general counsel role. Her business work includes entity formation and structure, general corporate governance, contract drafting and review, transactional work and ownership disputes. Kirsten represents both employers and employees in all aspects of the employment relationship. She has represented employers with as few as three employees and as many as 500 employees. Her employment practice includes representation of unionized and non-unionized employers.
2015 - Kirsten Barron was awarded the President's Award from the Legal Foundation of Washington for her energy and commitment to the Access to Justice (ATJ) Board and Alliance for Equal Justice community through fundraising, pro bono participation, chairmanship of the ATJ Board, and leadership following the WSBA referendum that [...]
2013 - Erin Crisman-Glass was awarded the 2013 Volunteer Appreciation Award from LAW Advocates for her pro bono services.
2012 - Kirsten Barron was awarded the Joe Pemberton Award from LAW Advocates for her outstanding efforts to achieve access to justice for low-income people of Whatcom County and throughout the state.