Background and Experience
Francisco joins Fury Duarte in 2011 as the newest attorney committed to trial advocacy excellence. He is formally a partner of the firm of Fox Bowman Duarte, an Assistant Attorney General for the State of Washington, and as a Deputy King County Prosecuter. He is a director and former chair of Lawyers Helping Hungry Children, a non-profit corporation, and currently serves on the Board of Directors of the Seattle Shakespeare Company. He is also past chair of the WSBA Criminal Committee of the Washington Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers.
Francisco has taught trial practice at the Northwest College for DUI Defense, the WYLD Trial Advocacy Program and at the regional National Institute of Trial Advocacy. In 2006, Francisco was appointed to serve on the faculty of the Trial Lawyers College in Dubois, Wyoming.
Francisco is a frequent lecturer at legal education programs on criminal law topics and has appeared on Northwest Cable News and radio programs as a legal analyst. He has published articles on criminal law in Defense, Trial News and The Warrior magazines. At Fury Duarte, Francisco practices both criminal law, specifically defending DUIs, felonies and other serious traffic and criminal matters, as well as high-stakes personal injury law.
Francisco A. Duarte
710 10th Avenue East
Seattle, WA 98102