• Selected by peers for inclusion in Washington Law and Politics Magazine’s “Super Lawyers” editions, 2001 and 2007-2014.
  • Top Rated Lawyer in Transportation, American Lawyer Media, 2013-2014.
  • “AV” Rating, Martindale Hubbell, 1993-2014.
  • Editorial Award, Western Washington Society of Professional Journalists, for King County Bar Bulletin editorial, 2007.
  • Outstanding Director Award, Dispute Resolution Center of King County, 1997.
  • Outstanding Young Lawyer Award, King County Bar Association, 1986.
  • Seattle University Graduates Club Award (awarded to graduating varsity athlete with highest cumulative grade point average), 1974.