Upcoming Events

November 2, 2017

Roy Umlauf, Patrick Sheldon and Jeff Kestle will be presenting a free, informative ethics and risk management seminar  “Ethics and Risk Management CLE”  including:

  • Recent Cases/Trends in Malpractice, Breach of Fiduciary Duty and CPA Cases
  • Bar Grievance Procedures and Trends
  • Malpractice Insurance 101
  • Ethical Issues from Client Intake through Withdrawal
  • Social Media Ethics/View from the Bench

Guest speakers will include Honorable Dean Lum, King County Superior Court and Scott Andrews, Senior Vice President, HUB International Northwest, LLC.

Seminar will be held at the Seattle Public Library - Microsoft Auditorium, 1000 4th Avenue, Seattle, Wa 98104. Time 1:00pm to 4:30pm.

RSVP to Lynda Ha – LyndaHa@ FoUm.Law

November 6, 2017

Marty Pujolar will be speaking at the National Business Institute Webinar on "Insurance Bad Faith - Claims Handling and Discovery Issues".

November 9, 2017

Carl Forsberg will be participating and presenting in the ABOTA Masters in Trial (MIT) Presentation at the Washington Athletic Club in Seattle.

December 7 & 8 ,2017

Susan K. McIntosh will be speaking at DRI's Professional Liability Conference in New York on "What Just Happened: 2017 Professional Liability Year in Review"

October 25 – 28, 2018 

Theda M. Yandell, RP & Pam Hokanson are the host coordinators for the Washington State Paralegal Association (WSPA) 2018 NFPA Annual Convention.

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We are pleased to announce that nine (9) attorneys at Forsberg & Umlauf, PS., have recently been recognized in the 2017 Washington Super Lawyer and 2017 Washington Rising Star list.

Super Lawyers is a rating service for outstanding lawyers who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement.

Recognition and congratulations go to:

Matthew S. Adams                                        Grant A. Lingg

Stephanie S. Andersen                                  Martin J. Pujolar

Natalie A. Heineman                                     Patrick C. Sheldon

Jillian M. Hinman                                          Roy A. Umlauf                                  

Carl E. Forsberg

We are also very pleased to report that our two founding shareholders, Carl E. Forsberg and Roy A. Umlauf, have been awarded an additional distinction as being included within the Top 100 Attorneys in Washington for 2017.


Carl Forsberg and Charlie Henty authored a chapter of the LexisNexis Practice Guide: Washington Insurance Litigation regarding the rescission of insurance policies based on misrepresentations made by the policyholder in obtaining a policy. 

Carl Forsberg, Matthew Adams, and Charlie Henty co-authored a chapter of the LexisNexis Practice Guide: Washington Insurance Litigation regarding key issues in property insurance litigation.