Kerry Robinson
Of Counsel

Kerry Robinson

Kerry has more than 25 years of experience in the corporate employment field, advising clients on both defense litigation and compliance and preventive-practice efforts for local, national and international employers. She has extensive experience in preventive employment practices and compliance and works with her clients to develop and deliver programs designed to help clients minimize litigation threats, improve personnel retention and ensure management knowledge of workplace laws and issues. Kerry presents on harassment and discrimination prevention and related preventive programs for employers across the country, working in a range of industries including banking, healthcare, fisheries, retail, communications, high tech, aerospace, trucking, warehousing, advertising, media/communications, entertainment and professional sports.

Activities

 

Pro Bono
  • King County Bar Association
    • Housing Justice Project/Kent, Former Supervising Attorney; Volunteer
    • Eastside Neighborhood Legal Clinics, Former volunteer attorney
  • Seattle Opera Association, Former pro bono employment counsel

Community Involvement

  • Bellevue School District, Trial Coach, National Mock Trial Organization
  • Issaquah School District, Volunteer Fifth Grade Music History Teacher
  • Eastside Baby Corner, Volunteer 

Presentations

Is Your Workplace REady for Washington State's New Employment Laws?

Speaker, Foster Pepper Client Briefing, May 2018

BusinessEmployment & LaborLitigation & Dispute Resolution

Contact

Tel: 206.447.8986Fax: 206.749.1978

Education

J.D., University of Oregon School of Law, 1984

  • Oregon Law Review, Associate Editor
  • Research Assistant, Professor C. Forrell

B.A., University of California at Los Angeles (magna cum laude), 1981

  • Departmental Honors in Literature

Bar Admissions

Washington, 1986

Experience

Foster Pepper PLLC

  • Of Counsel
  • Professional Development Counsel

Microsoft, Law and Corporate Affairs, Office of the General Counsel/Compliance 

Davis Wright Tremaine

  • Partner
  • Associate
Judicial Externship, 9th Circuit Court of Appeals

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