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Stephen Hansen
Stephen W. Hansen

Steve received an Electrical Engineering degree (with Highest Distinction) and a Juris Doctorate (with Highest Distinction and the Order of Coif award) from the University of Iowa. He thereafter served as Law Clerk to Federal District Judge William T. Beeks for 2 years upon graduation from law school. In private practice Steve has been appointed as a Special Master in the Western District of Washington Federal Court and countless times has served as an Arbitrator in Washington State Court proceedings. His practice emphasizes real estate law, homeowners/condominium association law, construction law and personal injury law. He and his wife, Elizabeth, live on acreage in northern Snohomish County where she owns and operates an equestrian facility. They have two amazing adult children.

Bar Admissions

  • Iowa, 1975
  • Washington, 1977


  • Washington State Association for Justice, Member, 2000 to Present

Past Positions

  • Hansen McConnell & Pellegrini, Manager/Owner, 2001 to 2019
  • Hansen Bugni & McConnell, Manager/Owner, 1990 to 2001
  • Federal District Judge William T. Beeks, Law Clerk
  • Western District of Washington Federal Court, Special Master
  • Washington State Court, Arbitrator


  • University of Iowa College of Law, Iowa City, Iowa
    • J.D. - 1975
    • Honors: summa cum laude
    • Honors: with Highest Distinction
    • Honors: Order of the Coif Award
  • University of Iowa
    • B.S. - 1972
    • Honors: summa cum laude
    • Honors: with Highest Distinction
    • Major: Electrical Engineering

Practice Areas

  • Homeowners & Condominium Association Law
  • Real Estate Law
  • Construction Law
  • Personal Injury & Wrongful Death Claims