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Paul K Friedrich

Phone: 206 233-2979
Fax: (206) 628-6611
Email: pfriedrich@williamskastner.com

Two Union Square
601 Union Street, Suite 4100
Seattle, WA 98101

Paul K. Friedrich is a Member in the Seattle office of Williams Kastner and is a member of the firm’s Construction Litigation & Surety Practice Team. His practice involves representing sureties and insurers in all aspects of bond claims with a particular emphasis on construction law. A significant portion of his practice is devoted to prosecuting indemnity and subrogation matters on behalf of his surety clients. Mr. Friedrich has a proven track record of success for his clients at both the trial court level and on appeal.

Professional Experience

  • Williams Kastner, Member | 2018 – Present
  • Williams Kastner, Associate | 2016 – 2018
  • Yusen & Friedrich, Associate | 2010 – 2016
  • Law Clerk and Rule 9 Intern, WA State Attorney General’s Office | 2008 – 2009


  • Washington State Bar Association (Construction Law Section)
  • King County Bar Association
  • American Bar Association (Tort Trial & Insurance Practice Section, Fidelity & Surety Law Committee)


  • Author, “Washington State Legislative Alert: 2017 Regular Session,” Williams Kastner Surety Law Update, Spring 2017.

  • Author, “Washington’s New Uniform Power of Attorney Act: Surety Underwriters Beware,” Williams Kastner Surety Law Update, Winter 2017.

  • Author, “Williams Kastner assists surety in defeating indemnitor’s bad faith and CPA counterclaims,” Williams Kastner Surety Law Update, August 2016.

Areas of Practice
Bar Admissions
  • Oregon
  • Washington
  • U.S. District Court (Western Washington)
  • U.S. District Court (Eastern Washington)
  • Seattle University School of Law, J.D., cum laude, 2010
  • University of Washington, B.A., Law, Societies, and Justice, with honors, 2007