Eric s. beckendorf
Eric Beckendorf was born and raised in Puyallup, Washington. He graduated from Western Washington University with a Bachelor of Arts degree in history and anthropology. After graduation he spent a year overseas in Europe. He graduated from Seattle University School of Law with honors. He spent several years working for an L & I firm in Tacoma before joining the Washington State Attorney General’s Office in 2005. Eric spent 12 years as an Assistant Attorney General representing the Department of Child, Youth, and Families in dependency and termination matters. While with the Attorney General’s Office, Eric participated in significant complex litigation and appeals and was a go-to resource for his colleagues in difficult cases.
Eric enjoys playing guitar and drums in his spare time. He also prides himself on having gone to more concerts than any other attorney he knows. He loves going to the mountains or the beach with his family, especially with his new grandson!
Eric is excited to use his extensive knowledge and experience to represent parents in dependency and termination actions, as well as in personal injury matters.