Foster Garvey is pleased to announce the addition of Bob Sterbank as a Seattle-based Of Counsel in the firm’s Municipal, Health & Housing practice. Sterbank is a veteran city attorney having advised mayors, city council members and other government administrators in cities across the Greater Seattle area.
“Growth in our public law practice is a strategic priority, and we are excited to welcome Bob to the team,” said Lee Marchisio, leader of Foster Garvey’s Municipal, Health & Housing practice. “We have a long-standing relationship with Bob, having worked closely with him throughout his notable career. Our clients will benefit from his leadership, particularly in the areas of land use, litigation and municipal special counsel matters.”
Prior to joining Foster Garvey, Sterbank served as attorney for the City of Snoqualmie for nearly a decade. He brings more than 30 years of municipal, land use and litigation experience serving Washington cities and towns. He is a frequent speaker on land use and municipal topics, and was recognized by Washington Super Lawyers for his leadership. He is a board member and Amicus Committee member of the Washington State Association of Municipal Attorneys.
Sterbank earned his undergraduate and law degrees from Northwestern University.