June 2021 Bar Bulletin
By Joanna Boisen
Determined to score a touchdown, Paul Heer didn’t drop the ball even when he ran full speed into the goal post. “I understood for the first time that the phrase ‘seeing stars’ was a literal reference,” he said. Since then, the only stars he has been seeing are the ones surrounding his name.
The NFL Rookie of the Year equivalent for attorneys in the first five years of practice is the King County Bar Association’s Outstanding Young Lawyer Award. It is presented to an attorney who demonstrates excellence in legal practice, makes exceptional contributions to the legal profession, and is a recognized leader in...