Professional Biography

Harry H. Schneider, Jr. Partner

  • Seattle

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    1201 Third Avenue, Suite 4900

    Seattle, WA




Harry Schneider practices litigation, trial practice and arbitration before state and federal courts and administrative bodies, with an emphasis on litigation involving professional liability, intellectual property, complex financial and commercial disputes, and fiduciary or estate and trust matters.

Professional Recognition

  • Named the Best Lawyers "Lawyer of the Year" for Bet-the-Company Litigation, 2016
  • Consistently listed in Benchmark Litigation: Guide to America’s Leading Litigation Firms and Attorneys as a "Litigation Star"
  • Co-Recipient, Washington State Bar Association "Award of Merit," 2011
  • Inducted into the International Society of Barristers
  • Listed in Chambers USA, "America’s Leading Litigation Lawyers"
  • Listed in Chambers USA, The Client's Guide, 2004
  • Listed in Super Lawyers Magazine, "Washington’s Super Lawyers," 2003 - Present
  • Listed in The Best Lawyers in America 2001 - Present: Bet-the-Company Litigation; Commercial Litigation
  • Listed in "Who’s Who Among the Leading Lawyers in Malpractice Bar," The National Law Journal
  • Nominated to "The Fellows of the American Bar Foundation," 1997
  • Listed in Who's Who in American Law, 2000 edition

Professional Leadership

  • American College of Trial Lawyers, Fellow
  • American Bar Association, Litigation Section; Member “blue-ribbon” committee appointed by ABA President
  • Washington Association of Defense Counsel
  • Washington State Bar Association
  • Board of Advisors, Lawyers Liability Review
  • National Union, Panel Counsel for Director & Officer Liability Litigation, Member
  • Lawyer Representative to the Ninth Circuit Judicial Conference, 2008 - 2010





Areas of Focus

Bar and Court Admissions

  • Washington

  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit

  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Washington

  • U.S. District Court for the Western District of Washington


  • The University of Chicago Law School, J.D., 1979
  • University of California, Berkeley, A.B., 1976