Marc WarnerMARC WARNER retired from the practice at the end of 2016 after thirty-eight years. Marc focused his practice on maritime tort actions, cargo damage actions, defense of Jones Act personal injury actions, commercial litigation and general representation of vessel owners, including marine collisions, fires, spill response/control/cleanup, and environmental and third party claims. In addition to representing the firm’s clients in cases before state and federal courts, Marc also managed cases with government agencies, including U.S. Customs, the U.S. Coast Guard, and the Environmental Protection Agency.
Marc joined the firm in 1979 following four years with the Judge Advocate General’s Corps of the United States Air Force. Marc grew up in Tacoma and graduated from the University of Washington with a Bachelor of Arts degree in 1971. He attended law school at the Northwestern School of Law of Lewis and Clark College (J.D., 1974), where he was Associate Editor of the Law Review.
Marc was a member of the Washington State Bar Association (1974), and admitted to practice before the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Washington and the U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit. He was also a member of the Maritime Law Association of the United States.