Greater Puget Sound Law Firm

The law firm of O’Brien, Barton & Hopkins PLLP, is a general practice firm conveniently located in Issaquah, Washington. We can meet most of your varied legal needs, including the areas of Wills and Trusts, Probate, Divorce and Family Law, Business, Real Estate, Employment and serious Personal Injury.

The attorneys at O’Brien, Barton & Hopkins PLLP live, work and volunteer in our Issaquah and Eastside communities.

Teenage Drivers’ Three Strikes You’re Out Laws

Washington State grants teenage drivers a probationary license to drive if they are under the age of eighteen years. Known as the “three strikes you’re out” system for repeat offenders, the following is a summary of the restrictions placed on a teenager’s right to drive as infractions accumulate on his/her driving record: Strike One: Passenger… Read More

What to Do If You Receive a Ticket

If you received a copy of a traffic infraction (a ticket) from a police officer, it is a non-criminal offense for which jail cannot be imposed. You must respond to the infraction within fifteen (15) days from the date it is issued to you. Your mailed response must be mailed no later than midnight on… Read More

Don’t put off estate planning

There are just some things in life that each individual knows he needs to take care of; however, it is easier to continue putting it off. Estate planning is that thing for many Washington residents. The idea of planning for the end of one’s life just seems like something that can wait. Unfortunately, this line… Read More

Criminal Defense Retainer Based on Income

Sliding Fee Structure for Criminal Defense Representation Our office offers a moderate means program to those individuals seeking an attorney who are unable to afford our standard fees. Most of our criminal defense matters can be handled on a flat fee structure, based on the nature of the charge and the court the charges arise… Read More