File a Complaint Against a Lawyer
If you have concerns about the ethical conduct of a lawyer, you can file a complaint, which we will review. If you have a minor dispute with your lawyer, you can ask us for help instead of filing a complaint.
Resolve a dispute with your lawyer instead of filing a complaint
To ask for our help to re-establish communication, request your client file, or request a billing statement, submit a Request for Assistance Form or download the form and send it to email@example.com
File a complaint against a lawyer
Read Lawyer Discipline in Washington (Disciplina Para Abogados en Washington). If you have additional questions about the grievance process, see our FAQ or contact Consumer Affairs at 206-727-8207. We generally return calls within 24 hours. We cannot give legal advice.
Submit your grievance on the E-Grievance Form (for questions see E-Grievance Tips) or download the PDF Grievance Form and send it to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Procedures for the lawyer discipline system
Standards of ethical conduct for lawyers
Los pasos y el formulario para presentar una queja
WSBA's investigation and prosecution function
FAQs about a lawyer's response
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