Jody Schuman

Having worked in the legal field from the age of 16, raised six children as a single mother for 15 years, owned my own business on multiple occasions, directed musical theatre for over 30 years, organized and participated in cultural events throughout my career, and love serving in my Church, there is a vast wealth…

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Christopher J. Mercado

Chris is a Senior Attorney at Gravis Law, PLLC. He has been practicing since 2006 and has vast knowledge and experience in business, bankruptcy, real estate, and estate planning. Currently, Chris is also a Judge pro tem at Snohomish County Superior Court, a law professor at Gonzaga University School of Law, and an adjunct law…

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William L. Hames

Bill was born in Pasco, Washington in 1947. He was educated at the University of Washington and received his J.D. degree from Willamette University College of Law in 1981. He was admitted to practice in Washington in 1981 and has since been admitted to the U.S. District Court, Eastern and Western Districts of Washington and…

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Mecqué Hess

Mecqué is one of the amazing Bankruptcy paralegals in our Kennewick, WA office. She has a wealth of experience in the legal field, having been a paralegal since 1991. Mecqué comes to Gravis Law with the rest of the team from the long-established Hames, Anderson, Whitlow, and O’Leary (HAWO) law firm. Prior to Gravis &…

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John W. O’Leary

John O’Leary joined Gravis in 2021 as a Senior Attorney in our Bankruptcy and Litigation practice areas. Kennewick based but Seattle native, John grew up near Lake Washington. As a young man, his passion and skill for rowing landed him at the University of California at Berkeley, where he studied Natural Resources. After graduating with…

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Brian Gieszler

Brian Gieszler is a native of Washington State and grew up in Kennewick, WA, graduating from Kamiakin High School and Columbia Basin College. Brian continued his education at the University of Phoenix where he obtained his B.S. in Criminal Justice. He was accepted into the Rule 6 Legal Intern program through the Washington State Bar…

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