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Erik M. Kupka

Erik M. Kupka

Erik M. Kupka

Partner

Education

J.M. Weatherwax High School, Aberdeen, WA – June 1989
Willamette University College of Liberal Arts – Salem, OR
    ~~ Bachelor of Arts, Political Science – May 1993
William Mitchell College of Law – St. Paul, MN
    ~~ Juris Doctorate – May 1998

Professional Memberships / Community Involvement

Washington State Bar Association, Member 1999 to present
Grays Harbor County Bar Association, Member 1999 to present
Washington State Association for Justice, Member
Washington Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, Member
YMCA of Grays Harbor, Past President 2009-2010, Current Board Member
Aberdeen Timberland Library, Past Board Member
Montesano Business Week, Company Advisor 2015 to present
Montesano Youth Soccer, Girls Soccer Coach
The Mayday Foundation, Board Member
TwinStar Credit Union
    ~~ Past Board Member
    ~~ Current Chair of Supervisory Committee

Legal Experience

INGRAM, ZELASKO & GOODWIN, LLP
    ~~ Partner – 2004 to present
    ~~ Associate – 1999 to 2003
Judge Pro Tem – Grays Harbor County District Court
Judge Pro Tem – Hoquiam, Cosmopolis, Westport, Ocean Shores, Montesano, and Elma Municipal Courts
Commissioner, Grays Harbor County Superior Court

Areas of Practice

  • Criminal Defense (felonies, misdemeanors, DUIs, traffic infractions, domestic violence offenses, driver’s license suspensions, weapons offenses, marijuana and other drug charges, restore right to bear firearms, vacate felony/misdemeanor convictions)
  • Personal Injury Law (pedestrian/auto accidents, wrongful death claims, dog bite claims)
  • Business Law (banking compliance, Bank Secrecy Act, internal control regulations, collections)
  • Real Estate Law (landlord/tenant, unlawful detainers, commercial and residential evictions, lease enforcement, agreements and contracts, collections)
  • Civil Litigation (contract disputes)

Erik M. Kupka – Partner

Ingram, Zelasko & Goodwin, LLP

120 East First Street

Aberdeen, Washington 98520-5246

Telephone: 360.533.2865

Fax: 360.538.1511

Email: ekupka@izglaw.com