In 2004, Joe graduated from the Seattle University School of Law and was admitted to the State Bar.
During law school, he interned as a trial attorney in King County prosecuting for the cities of Kirkland, Burien, and Kenmore.
Joe subsequently worked as a criminal prosecutor locally until 2012 when he began private practice with a focus on criminal defense and prosecuting personal injury claims.
When not advocating for his clients, Mr. Loughlin continues to serve his community in the Washington Army National Guard as a Judge Advocate. He also served Honorably on active duty in the United State Marine Corps, obtaining the rank of Sergeant, from 1996-2000.