Brett Purtzer graduated from law school at the University of Puget Sound (now Seattle University) in 1987 where he was a Research and Technical Editor of the University of Puget Sound Law Review as well as a member of the Order of the Barristers. He has been in private practice in Tacoma since 1988, focusing on criminal defense and personal injury cases, and joined The Law Offices of Monte E. Hester, Inc., P.S. in 1990.
In June of 2006 Brett became a principal of The Law Offices of Monte E. Hester, Inc., P.S., and in November, 2008, the name of the firm was changed to Hester Law Group, Inc. P.S.
Professional Affiliations and Honorable Credentials:
Washington State Trial Lawyers Association
American Bar Association
Federal Bar Association
National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
Washington Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
American Inns of Court
Chaired state and local criminal law sections
Lectured at seminars on trial techniques and criminal law topics.
Licensed to practice in:
The State of Washington
The United States District Court for the Western District of Washington