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422 W Riverside Ave, Suite 1100
Spokane, WA 99201
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(509) 624-5265

Spokane Coeur d'Alene Law Firm, Real Estate law, Business and Corporate law, Banking law, Tax law, Litigation, Labor and Employment. 

Ryan M. Beaudoin

Beaudoin, Ryan

Spokane
Phone: 509.624.5265

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Principal

Primary Practice: Litigation

Education:

  • J.D., Gonzaga University, 2000
  • B.S. in Business Administration, University of Wyoming, 1997

Ryan M. Beaudoin is a health care attorney practicing in Washington and Idaho.  He represents health care systems and individual providers in the Pacific Northwest.  He is rated AV Preeminent by his peers for the highest level of professional excellence, and he has been recognized as one of the “Best Lawyers in America”.  Mr. Beaudoin is a proud recipient of the “Exceptional Performance Citation” in 2012-2013 by the Defense Research Institute, and he is a Past President of the Washington Defense Trial Lawyers, Past President of the Spokane County Bar Association, and former Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Community Health Association of Spokane.  He has been recognized as a “Super Lawyer” in the state of Washington, is a member of DRI, and an invited member of the Federation of Defense and Corporate Counsel and International Association of Defense Counsel.  

  • Licensed to practice in Washington and Idaho
  • Joined Witherspoon Kelley in 2000

Highlights/Achievements:

  • Selected as one of the "Best Lawyers in America for Commercial Litigation", 2016, 2017, 2018
  • Nominated as a "Lawyer of Distinction", 2016 (published by CNN and USA Today)
  • AV Preeminent rated by Martindale-Hubbell (2014-2018)
  • President of the Spokane County Bar Association (2013-2014)
  • President of the Washington Defense Trial Lawyers (2012-2013)
  • Past Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Community Health Association of Spokane (450 employees - 7 healthcare clinics in Eastern Washington)
  • Super Lawyer (2014-2018) (Rising Star 2009-2013)
  • Top 100 Attorneys, “Spokane/Coeur d’Alene Living”, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014
  • Recipient of the “Exceptional Performance Citation”, 2012-2013 from the Defense Research Institute
  • Invited Member of the Federation of Defense & Corporate Counsel
  • Invited Member of the International Association of Defense Counsel

Publications:

  • “Federal Ownership and Management of America’s Public Lands through Land Exchanges”, Great Plains Natural Resources Journal (2000), selected as one of the best articles of 2010. Republished with permission by the Rocky MountainMineral Law Foundation in 2001
  • “Physicians May Lose their Ability to Practice Medicine Based on their Testimony as Expert Witnesses,” Defense News, Washington Defense Trial Lawyers (2004)

Representative Work:

  • Sterling Savings Bank v. Air Wisconsin Airlines Corp., 492 F. Supp.2d 1256 (E.D.WA 2003) (Banking)
  • Keystone Masonry, Inc. v. Garco Construction, 135 Wn. App. 927, 147 P.3d 610 (2006), WL 3199272 (Wash. App. Div. 2) (Construction)
  • Parkhurst v. Peterson, M.D., 131 Wn.App. 1033, 2006 WL 302645 (Wash. App. Div. 3) (Medical malpractice)
  • Mohr v. Spindler, 116 Wash. App. 1064, 2003 WL 21030250 (Wash. App. Div. 3) (Breach of construction contract)
  • U.S. v. 3.6 Acres of Land, 395 F.Supp.25 982 (2004) (Condemnation)
  • Mohr v. Grant, 153 Wn.2d 812 (2005) (First Amendment, Defamation)

Professional/Civic Activities:

  • President, Spokane County Bar Association, 2013-2014
  • President, Washington Defense Trial Lawyers, 2012-2013
  • Volunteer Lawyers Program, Board of Trustees
  • Community Health Association of Spokane, Past Chairman, Board of Directors
  • Inland Northwest Chapter of Multiple Sclerosis Society, Board of Trustees, 2003-2008
  • United States District Court, Eastern District of Washington
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
  • Defense Research Institute