The Blankenship Law Firm, PLLC

Undaunted Commitment To Justice

Trial Lawyers With Proven Results.
A Track Record of Reported Success in Employment Law, Complex Litigation, and Class Actions.
Wrongful Termination

For over 20 years, our firm has stood up for employees who have suffered financial and other harm because of illegal actions by their employers. In numerous challenging cases, we have succeeded on behalf of our clients.

Sexual Harassment

Every employee has the right to a safe workplace, free of hostility and harassment. We are passionate about protecting that right, and we are committed to workplace justice for all people.


The Blankenship Law Firm has built a strong reputation standing up for the rights of victimized workers in Washington State. Our attorneys have won substantial verdicts and settlements in lawsuits on behalf of clients who were victims of discrimination.

Wage & Overtime

We represent clients from a variety of industries all over the state of Washington. If you’ve had your wages withheld or denied, the experienced employment attorneys at our firm can help you claim what’s rightfully yours.

About US

Commitment to justice with proven results.

Founded in 1993, The Blankenship Law Firm, PLLC, is a premier Northwest litigation firm with a reputation for aggressive and effective advocacy and an established record of success in the litigation of employment and civil rights disputes. We have litigated at all levels of the judicial system, both state and federal, resulting in landmark decisions.

Our firm is rated “AV Preeminent,” the highest possible evaluation for quality and ethics, by Martindale Hubbell, and our lawyers have regularly been recognized as Washington Super Lawyers or Rising Stars, an honor awarded to only 5% of the lawyers in Washington.

Among other awards and accolades, our founding shareholder, Scott Blankenship, has been ranked among the top ten employment lawyers in Washington State by Washington CEO magazine, included in “The Best Lawyers in America” by Best Lawyers, and selected as one of the Top 100 Trial Lawyers for the state of Washington by the American Trial Lawyers Association. Learn more.

Our Team

Scott C. G. Blankenship
Scott C. G. Blankenship
Managing Partner
Scott believes that no person, government, or corporate entity is beyond the reach of the law, and is committed to seeing that our court system protects and advances fundamental rights, not only for his clients, but for our nation and community.
Richard E. Goldsworthy
Richard E. Goldsworthy
Attorney / Member
Rick is committed to protecting the rights of individuals and promoting justice by vigorously advocating on behalf of his clients. Rick is a fierce and passionate advocate who believes that our legal system should be used to defend and promote fundamental individual rights.
Associate Attorney
Erick is passionate about representing individuals who face discrimination at work or are silenced for standing up against misconduct. Through honest and zealous representation, Erick strives to empower his clients to seek the justice they deserve and thrive in future endeavors.
Tobin Klusty
Tobin Klusty
Associate Attorney
Tobin zealously advocates for his clients at all stages of litigation. He strongly believes the legal system should be used to protect and advance civil liberties and individual rights.