Richard J. Thorpe

Richard J. Thorpe

Contact Information

Email Address
Phone Number 425.248.1457
Address 201 Main St. # 363
Edmonds, WA 98020
Website URL

Practice Information

Name of ADR Practice Judge Thorpe ADR
Type(s) of ADR Practice Area(s)

Family Law,Personal Injury & Wrongful Death, Real Estate, TEDRA, Professional Negligence, UM/UIM

Types of ADR services provided Arbitrations and Mediations
Date Admitted to the Washington State Bar 1963
Rate $280/hr.
Years of Experience Actively Practicing ADR as a Mediator or Arbitrator  

Qualifications and Practice Summary

           Prior to his 20 years on the Superior Court, Judge Thorpe was a trial attorney for 25 years. His practice focused on personal injury, domestic relations, commercial litigation, real estate, and general litigation.

Judge Thorpe served on the Superior Court Judges Association Education Committee, has taught at the Washington State Judicial College and served as Dean of the Judicial College in 1995 and again in 2002. After starting Drug Treatment Court in October, 1999, he presided over it until December 2004.