Ryan Swanson & Cleveland, PLLC
401 Union Street, Suite 1500
Seattle, WA 98101-2668
206.464.4224
Ryan Swanson & Cleveland, PLLC
401 Union Street, Suite 1500
Seattle, WA 98101-2668
206.464.4224

Ryan Swanson & Cleveland, PLLC
401 Union Street, Suite 1500
Seattle, WA 98101-2668
206.464.4224

Alaina Slater

Alaina Slater

Paralegal

Practice Areas:

Alaina is a litigation paralegal at Ryan Swanson with over 15 years of experience. At Ryan Swanson, she uses her extensive eDiscovery and trial experience to work with clients and attorneys to develop effective cost saving strategies from preservation and collection, through document review and trial presentation. Alaina is skilled in database creation and research, narrowing in quickly on important documents. Alaina has experience in superior and federal court.

Before relocating back to Seattle, Alaina worked for Snell & Wilmer, LLP in Orange County, California and Phoenix, Arizona. At Snell & Wilmer she worked with the product liability practice group and managed an active case load of both state and federal cases, including cases for one of the firm’s top clients, a major automotive manufacturer. She provided trial support for numerous trials in multiple states and was responsible for the creation and presentation of thousands of trial exhibits.

Alaina also has previous experience drafting trademark applications and creating trademark dockets for client trademark registrations and applications, both domestic and foreign.  She is familiar with trademark procedures and drafting letters to clients to convey case updates and manage the closure of client files.

Credentials

Education
  • University of Washington eDiscovery Program, eDiscovery Certificate
    (2012)
  • Highline Community College, Paralegal Certificate – American Bar Association Approved
    (2006)
  • Seattle University, B.A. Political Science
    (2003)