As Experienced Bellevue and Seattle-Area Attorneys, We Have Been Achieving Outstanding Results for Clients Since 1983


Sunset in Bellevue downtownLeading Seattle and Bellevue businesses in a variety of industries rely on MDK Law to act as trusted business and legal advisors. Having earned Martindale-Hubbell’s AV-rating, the highest designation available, we are committed to assisting our clients wherever they may be doing business: locally, nationally, and abroad. Managing shareholder and firm founder Mark Kimball holds two post-doctoral degrees — an LL.M. in Tax Law and a second LL.M. in Transnational Commercial Practice, and is licensed in Washington, New York and Texas.  Mark is ranked by his peers (highly acclaimed attorneys and judges) with prestigious and 140-year old Martindale Hubbell in the top One Percent of all attorneys.

Our representation and counsel is focused on advancing client interests and striving to achieve client goals in an expeditious and cost effective manner. We are mindful that legal fees can become unduly high if not controlled; we work with clients and implement technology to control legal costs and fees.

Our Firm Has Been Carefully Built Around a Complete Business-Focused Team

From our senior partners to our staff, all of our team members have business experience. This staffing helps ensure that business clients are always interacting with MDK team members familiar with business needs. Founder Mark Kimball has carefully selected, hired, mentored and trained this team. Three of the younger attorneys have received “Rising Stars” awards.

Partnering with Business Clients for Solid, Long-Term Relationships

Providing outstanding business counsel requires having a solid understanding of a client’s business, including key objectives and client philosophies. We take the time to understand client businesses so that we can provide the advice and legal strategy best designed to achieve their objectives over the long term. Understanding client businesses additionally allows us to provide objective-oriented solutions when urgent matters arise.

Our Experience in Many Industries

We represent clients in diverse industries including:

  • Food, Liquor, and Entertainment
  • Retailing
  • Manufacturing and Production
  • Transportation, Moving, and Storage
  • IT, Technology, Telecommunications, and Software Development
  • Aerospace
  • Insurance and Financial Services
  • Real Estate, Construction, Development, and Property Management

With a depth of experience in many industries, we understand the common issues and matters faced by clients, not only in growing their businesses, but also the types of disputes that frequently arise.

Recognition, Rankings, and Awards

We provide dedicated and aggressive representation in complex business and corporate transactions, as well as in dispute resolution and litigation matters. Members of our team have been recognized in the legal industry for achieving high standards of excellence and professionalism:

  • 10.0 Superb Rating by Avvo
  • AV Preeminent® Rating by Martindale-Hubbell®
  • Seattle’s Top-Rated Lawyers by Martindale-Hubbell®, The Wall Street Journal & The Seattle Times
  • Corporate Counsel & National Law Journal’s 2012 listing of Top-Rated Lawyers
  • Top Lawyers Award by Seattle Metropolitan Magazine
  • Avvo Top Tax Lawyer by Washington CEO Magazine
  • Avvo Top Corporate and Incorporation Lawyer by Washington CEO Magazine

There When You Need Us, Wherever You Need Us

Urgent business matters can arise at any time. When they do, we are available to serve clients whenever and wherever needed. Our firm includes attorneys licensed to practice in Washington, New York, Texas, and California state courts, as well as Federal District Courts, U.S. Bankruptcy Court, U.S. Tax Court, and the United States Supreme Court.

Find Out More About the MDK Difference and How We Partner with Leading Businesses in the Bellevue/Seattle Area to Promote Long-Term Success