Wayne Fricke


Hester Law Group, Inc., P.S.

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Wayne Fricke received his law degree from the University of Puget Sound in 1986. Since that time he has been in private practice with the Law Offices of Monte E. Hester in Tacoma. Mr. Fricke’s emphasis is criminal defense and plaintiff’s personal injury. He has represented clients in various courts throughout Washington and Alaska, as well as federal courts in California and Montana. He has defended numerous clients in high-profile cases involving white-collar crime, environmental law and aggravated murder charges.

In June of 2006 Wayne became a principal of The Law Offices of Monte E. Hester, Inc., P.S., and in November, 2008, the name of the firm was changed to Hester Law Group, Inc. P.S.

Professional Affiliations and Honorable Credentials:

Past-President Tacoma Pierce County Young Lawyers

of Directors Pierce County Department of Assigned Counsel

Trustee of the Tacoma Pierce County Bar Association

President of the Tacoma-Pierce County Bar Association (2008)

Selected by Washington Law and Politics as a Super Lawyer in 2003, 2005 and 2007-09.

Nominated to become a Fellow of the American Bar Foundation in 2009; a Foundation recognized as the premier institute for social science research on law in the United States.