George Tamblyn

George Tamblyn George Tamblyn is a founding partner at Advocates Law Group, PLLC. After graduating from Cornell Law School, George has been a lawyer for over 50 years. Widely versed in employment law, he has practiced in Portland and Seattle and represented clients in a wide variety of industries, including aerospace manufacturers, basic metal processors, sales organizations, foreign manufactures doing business in the U.S., entrepreneurs, real estate developers, commercial real estate agents, and builders.

George has extensive experience representing both plaintiffs and defendants and offers experienced legal counsel and representation to a wide variety of clients involved in civil, business, and commercial disputes and complex civil litigation in both state and federal court.

During his career, George has served on many civic and bar-related organizations. In 2000, George took a 10-year sabbatical from the practice of law in 2000 to attend graduate school in history and teach college level history and law at several local universities and community colleges. He returned to active practice of law in 2010, and was a founder of Advocates Law Group.

Bar Admissions

  • Washington (#15429)
  • Oregon (Inactive)

Court Admissions

  • US District Court, Western District of Washington
  • US Court of Appeals, 9th Circuit

Areas of Practice

  • Employment Law
  • Litigation
  • Commercial Transactions
  • Corporate Disputes
  • Real Estate Law


  • JD, Cornell University Law School, Ithaca, New York
    Specialization in International Legal Affairs
  • MA, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington
    Passed PhD field exams
  • MSc, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK
    World War II Studies
    Winston Churchill Fellow
  • BA, Colgate University,
    English Literature

Professional Affiliations

  • Washington State Bar Association (Active Member)
  • King County Bar Association (Active Member)

Contact Information

  • E-Mail:
  • Address:
    8043 West Mercer Way
    Mercer Island WA, 98040
  • For employment-related issues, please call: (206) 258-6815
  • For all other questions, please call:
    • Office: (206) 236-2769
    • Cell: (206) 200-4119

From the Blog…

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    Your Attorney's Obligation to Protect Your Information, Part 1
    By Robert Smith
  2. May 7, 2013
    But, I Don't Want To Sue Anybody! Part Two
    By C. Thomas Moser
  3. March 25, 2013
    I Keep My Important Corporate Documents in a Box Somewhere!
    By Scott Milburn

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