Primary Election: August 7, 2018

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Matthew Wareham


Pierce County District Court

Position Six

Karl Williams

Legal/Judicial Experience: Matthew has served as an Attorney at The Law Offices of Matthew Wareham, Accountant at Moss Adams, and has provided dispute resolution services to private parties.

Other Professional Experience: Matthew has handled every type of litigation that takes place in District Court. He has a strong commitment to keeping the judicial system independent of politics.

Education: AA/S, Tacoma Community College, B.A., Business and Accounting, Concordia University Chicago, J.D., Thomas Jefferson School of Law

Community Service: Matthew has provided free legal representation for individuals in criminal, civil, and family law cases, he volunteers at local schools, and organizes local community events.

Statement: As a fair-minded and thoughtful advocate for justice, Matthew will seek to improve the Court system by working with stakeholders to help develop a mental health court, a drug treatment and diversion program, and other innovative solutions that are working in other Courts in our State. Matthew is fair-minded and even tempered.

With balanced experience working in the private business field, as well as private litigation practice, Matthew brings a unique insight to the bench. Matthew is the right choice for Pierce County District Court. Matthew and his wife Allison, a Registered Nurse at St Anthony’s Hospital and professor of nursing at Olympic College, live with their three children and labradoodle in Gig Harbor.

Matthew is dedicated to implementing change in the Courts to make Pierce County better by helping those struggling in the cycle of addiction, homelessness, and poverty.

Matthew is seeking to remove politics from the Court system. You can feel confident that your Judge is going to rule based on justice and not be swayed by politics. Matthew is innovative and looking to provide more efficient and effective practices within the Courts. Vote for Judicial Independence, balance, and for solutions. Vote for Matthew Wareham.

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Opponents:  John Sheeren, Karl Williams.
, Bremerton, WA
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