Jesse Valdez is the principal member of Valdez Lehman PLLC.
Before joining Valdez Lehman, Jesse worked for a boutique law firm in downtown Seattle, focusing on bankruptcy and business law.
Prior to that, he externed for the Honorable Judge Karen A. Overstreet, former Chief Bankruptcy Judge for the Western District of Washington.
Jesse’s current areas of practice focus now includes Civil Rights and Personal Injury. Jesse continues to maintain his practice on Bankruptcy (Chapter(s) 7, 11, 13), Estate Planning/Probate, Corporations/Business Law, Taxation, Creditor/Debtor, Real Estate and Commercial Litigation where he assists businesses and individuals in formulating strategies and solutions for their everyday needs.
Jesse’s professional acknowledgments include the 2009 Latina/o Bar Association of Washington Member of the Year Award and the 2010 Seattle University School of Law La Justicia Award. He has also appeared as a lecturer on Estate Planning for the King County Bar Association Continuing Legal Education program.
Jesse is a life-long resident of Washington State and is an avid basketball and football fan.