Experienced Attorney at Law in Olympia, WA

At Cordes Brandt, PLLC our attorneys at law believe that you deserve to receive the highest levels of legal knowledge, experience, and personalized client service. Our offices are conveniently located in the Olympia, WA area where we provide legal representation and mediation services in family law, criminal law, and employment law cases. We begin by developing a close attorney-client relationship based on respect and trust, so we can lead you to an excellent case outcome. Bring your case to our attorneys at law for the best advice, arbitration, and litigation services around.

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Meet Our Qualified Attorneys at Law

When you’re looking for quality legal representation and advice, speak with our attorneys at law. You can trust in our expertise to help you through your legal matters and give you an advantage when you’re settling a dispute. Our knowledge in different areas of the law make us uniquely qualified to help our clients achieve the best possible outcome in their case. We develop a close client-attorney relationship based on trust and respect, so you can feel comfortable coming to us with any questions or concerns.

We’ve provided legal representation to countless clients in the Olympia, WA area and we’re prepared to offer you the same great service. Our attorneys at law understand that divorce and custody cases can be complex, so we take charge of doing what’s in the best interest of you and your child. We have the same proactive attitude when it comes to criminal cases, which means we present the strongest case on your behalf for the fairest sentence. In fact, our attorneys aim to do so for all our clients and their respective legal matters.

We invite you to learn about our lawyers’ experience and professional credentials at each of their attorney profile page links, below:

Brandt Shelley - Attorney in Olympa, WA

Shelley L. Brandt

Areas of Practice

Bar Admissions

Washington, 1993


University of Puget Sound School of Law, Tacoma, Washington

Cordes Clifford - Attorney In Olympia, WA


Areas of Practice

  • Civil Rights
  • Criminal Law
  • Divorce
  • Employment Law — Employee
  • Employment Law — Employer
  • Family Law
  • Labor Law
  • Personal Injury — Defense
  • Personal Injury – Plaintiffs

Bar Admissions-

Washington, 1974

  • U.S. Federal Court, 1975
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 1988

Representative Cases

  • State v. Rupe, 683 P.2d 571, 1984, Wash., 1984128223
  • State v. Rupe, 743 P.2d 210, 1987, Wash., 1987114608

Gonzaga University School of Law, Spokane, Washington
J.D. – 1974

Honors: cum laude

University of Puget Sound, Tacoma, Washington
B.A. – 1968

What Can Our Attorneys Help You With?

Our attorneys are well versed in local Olympia, WA laws and we are qualified to represent you in and out of court. We’re skilled litigants and understand court policies and procedures, so we can prepare you for what’s to come. Depending on your case, we also step in as experienced mediators, which could save you time and money finding a resolution to your legal matters. As your trusted and experienced attorneys, we take the time to discuss the details of your case and explain the options available to you.

Meet with our attorneys at law for the following types of cases:

  • Family Law: We can handle your divorce or child custody case as well as any related issues, including child support, parenting schedules, alimony, asset distribution, and more.
  • Criminal Law: Whether you’re facing misdemeanor or felony charges dealing with drugs, DUI/DWI, or domestic violence. We’ll do our due diligence to reach a fair resolution.
  • Employment Law: If your insurance claim has been denied after termination or voluntary resignation, our attorneys can help you file an appeal and receive the benefits you deserve.
  • Arbitration and Mediation: Our attorneys are experienced in arbitration and mediation services, and we can help you reach an amicable agreement without having to go to court.

Cordes Brandt, PLLC Attorneys at Law

If you’re in the Olympia, WA community, you can count on our attorneys to provide you with comprehensive legal representation. Whether you’re in the middle of a family law case, facing criminal charges, or have employment matters to settle, we have many years of experience to offer. Cordes Brandt, PLLC is here to help you navigate the court system and make your legal matters easier to resolve. Our attorneys at law will take the time to discuss the details of your case and give you an analysis of the possible outcomes you can expect.

Consult with our attorneys to see how we can assist you with your legal issues. We’re well versed in local laws that are applicable to your situation, and we know how they can affect the way your case plays out. It’s to your benefit to hire a skilled attorney to handle any necessary forms, gathering of supporting documents, and writing briefs that present a strong argument on your behalf. In addition to representing you in court, we also provide excellent mediation or arbitration services to help you reach a reasonable settlement in a timely manner.

Schedule a Consultation with Our Attorney

From our offices in Olympia, WA our attorneys at law can offer you sound legal advice and representation. We assist our clients in navigating the court system, relevant policies, and procedures, so they can more easily reach a resolution. If you want to set up a meeting, you may simply contact us by email or call us at 360-357-7793 and toll free at 866-529-3590. We’re happy to arrange an initial consultation with one of our attorneys with experience handling family, criminal and employment law cases.


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924 Capitol Way South Suite 209,
Olympia, WA 98501





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