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October 9th, 2015

$4 Million judgment awarded to Smith Alling client.

Following a three-week jury trial, Pierce County Superior Court Judge Philip Sorensen entered a judgment of more than $4 million in favor of Smith Alling client William Newcomer.


October 1st, 2015

The firm is pleased to announce that Matt C. Niemela, former Rule 9 Intern at Smith Alling, has been admitted to the Washington State Bar Association, and joins Smith Alling as its newest associate. Please join us in welcoming him!


January 1st, 2015

Smith Alling, P.S. is pleased to announce the addition of Gina M. Auter and Thomas P. Quinlan as shareholders and partners.


December 31st, 2014
Effective immediately, our beautiful waterfront office has a new street address.  Still located on the northeast corner of the Esplanade building's ground floor, adjacent to the Thea Foss Waterway and Johnny's Pacific Seafood, our street and mailing address is:

1501 Dock Street
Tacoma, WA 98402

Please continue to contact us by phone, fax, and e-mail, which have not changed.


October 13th, 2014
Our firm has relocated to its new waterfront offices on Dock Street, within walking distance of the Museum of Glass and the Federal Courthouse.  


Welcome to Smith Alling, P.S.

Our mission at Smith Alling is to provide the best legal services to our clients in a variety of practice areas. In doing so, we provide representation to regional, national and international clients who live in and transact business in and outside of the Pacific Northwest.

While we represent many businesses, we also represent numerous clients with respect to family/domestic matters and clients who have been seriously injured by others. We also offer mediation and alternative dispute resolution services to address those situations where the parties to a conflict seek to resolve the issues between them without resorting to the court system.

Our attorneys are serious and tenacious advocates who are also approachable and responsive to our clients and their individual needs.

The firm's mailing address and contact numbers are:

Smith Alling, P.S.
1501 Dock Street
Tacoma, WA 98402
Tel: (253) 627-1091
Fax: (253) 627-0123