George M. Ahrend

George M. Ahrend

Attorney since November 9, 1995
Moses Lake, Washington
(509) 764-9000

• Trial and appellate practice focusing on personal injury and insurance law.

• Admitted to practice in state and federal courts in Washington and Idaho, the U.S. Courts of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit and the Federal Circuit, and the U.S. Supreme Court.

• Over 100 precedent-setting published decisions.

• Frequent author and speaker at continuing education events for lawyers.

• Member of the Washington State Association for Justice and Washington Appellate Lawyers Association.

• Previously served as Co-Coordinator of the Amicus Curiae Program of the Washington State Association for Justice Foundation (formerly Washington State Trial Lawyers Association Foundation), 2009-2016; Consultant for the Washington State Office of Public Defense, 2000-2009; and Editor-in-Chief of the Gonzaga Law Review, 1994-1995.


Areas of Practice

  • Personal Injury


  • Gonzaga University School of Law, Spokane, Washington
    • Juris Doctor magna cum laude - May, 1995
  • Wheaton College, Wheaton, Illinois
    • B.A., Bachelor of Arts - May, 1991
    • Major: Psychology
  • Princeton Theological Seminary, Princeton, New Jersey
    • M.Div - 2005