Eric Stoll

About Eric Stoll

206-456-6697, ext 102

Attorney, Founding Member

Eric has practiced law in Washington for nearly 20 years. He has considerable experience in business and tax planning, including not-for-profit, commercial contracts, start-up and emerging companies, mergers and acquisitions, real estate purchase and sale and leasing; estate planning and probate matters; business succession; and trusts and estates litigation.  His practice also includes sports and entertainment transactions, representing athletes, filmmakers, and other creators in copyright and trademark, advertising, distribution, television and motion picture contracts, film production, post-production, and digital content.

He also provides dispute resolution services as a neutral, third-party mediator, and he is a board member for the King County Dispute Resolution Center.

In addition, Eric serves on the planning and operations committee for the Ballard Seafood Fest, the annual 3-day festival put on by the Ballard Alliance (formerly Ballard Chamber of Commerce).  He previously served as a board member for the Ballard Food Bank and also the Ballard Alliance.

Before founding Stoll Petteys PLLC, Eric was a tax and business attorney with the law firms of Perkins Coie and Dorsey & Whitney. Prior to law school, Eric was a therapist and counselor working with children and families for various not-for-profit organizations.

EDUCATION

  • Juris Doctor, summa cum laude, Seattle University School of Law, 2002
  • Bachelor of Arts in Psychology, cum laude, Georgetown University, 1995

LICENSING

  • Licensed to practice law in Washington State District and Superior Courts

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS

  • Washington State Bar Association
  • King County Bar Association
    • Alternative Dispute Resolution
    • Elder Law
    • Real Property, Probate & Trust Law
    • Business Law
  • Estate Planning Council of Seattle

PRESENTATIONS AND PUBLICATIONS

  • “Estate Planning 101”, Guest Lecturer, Seattle University, 2018, 2019, 2020
  • “Estate Planning for the 99%”, Group Leader/Speaker, King County Bar Association, 2016
  • “Trust and Estate Income Taxation”, Speaker, King County Bar Association, 2016

AWARDS AND HONORS

  • Five Star Financial Services Professional Award, 2015-2018
  • Dean’s List, Seattle University School of Law, 1999-2002
  • Presidential Law Scholarship recipient, 1999-2002
  • Dean’s List, Georgetown University, 1993-1995
  • Psi Chi National Honor Society in Psychology, Georgetown University

PUBLIC SERVICE AND ACTIVITIES

  • King County Dispute Resolution Center, Board Member
  • Friends of Whitman Music, Board Member and Treasurer
  • Ballard Alliance (formerly Ballard Chamber of Commerce), Seafood Fest Committee Member, and former Board Member, Co-President, and Public Policy Chair
  • Ballard Food Bank, former Board Member, Vice President and Treasurer
  • Seattle Mayor’s Office, Task Force on Unsanctioned Encampment Cleanup Protocols, Member
  • Hilltop Children’s Center Board of Directors, former Board Member and Treasurer
  • Georgetown University Alumni Admissions Program for Western Washington, former Chair
  • Georgetown University Club of Western Washington, Member and Board Member
  • ArtsFund, former Volunteer Fundraiser
  • Seattle University Public Interest Law Foundation
  • American Bar Association – Law School Division