JANUARY 27, 1997
John Ely and Wes Bates.
The law firm of Bates & Ely, PLLC has opened a new office in downtown Woodinville in Suite 102A of the Woodcreek Center at 13120 NE 177th Place. Both of the partners in the new firm have strong ties to the area.
Wes Bates, has lived in Woodinville for over 17 years and is a graduate of Woodinville High School. He received his undergraduate degree from WSU and his law degree from Gonzaga School of Law. Bates practices in estate planning, business planning, employment issues, and copyright and trademark law.
John C. Ely has been a resident of Snohomish for the past 8 years. He is a graduate of the UW and the Gonzaga School of Law. His practice includes estate planning, business planning, copyright and trademark law, and family law.