Ana-Maria Popp

Attorney

Ana-Maria is a trial attorney and complex business dispute resolution strategist. Her practice includes construction litigation, corporate and partnership disputes, real estate litigation including real estate finance, insurance coverage litigation for policy holders, and personal injury. She counsels clients on all aspects of the litigation process, from risk evaluation to case and settlement strategy, discovery and trial. She is an experienced trial attorney, having successfully presented multiple civil cases to juries and judges. In 2009, she participated in the King County Prosecutor's Office trial fellow program, where she was a special deputy prosecutor in the economic crimes unit and conducted two trials to jury verdicts. While in law school, Ana-Maria was a Judicial Extern for the Washington State Supreme Court.

Introduction

Ana-Maria is a trial attorney and complex business dispute resolution strategist. Her practice includes construction litigation, corporate and partnership disputes, real estate litigation including real estate finance, insurance coverage litigation for policy holders, and personal injury. She counsels clients on all aspects of the litigation process, from risk evaluation to case and settlement strategy, discovery and trial. She is an experienced trial attorney, having successfully presented multiple civil cases to juries and judges. In 2009, she participated in the King County Prosecutor's Office trial fellow program, where she was a special deputy prosecutor in the economic crimes unit and conducted two trials to jury verdicts. While in law school, Ana-Maria was a Judicial Extern for the Washington State Supreme Court.

Education

  • University of Washington (B.A., 2004)
  • University of Washington School of Law (J.D., 2007)

Admissions

  • Washington
  • US District Court, Western District of Washington
  • US District Court, Eastern District of Washington

Awards/Honors and Organizational Memberships

  • Named on the Washington Rising Stars list by Super Lawyers® Magazine
  • Recognized as one of the “Top Women Attorneys in Washington” by Seattle Met Magazine
  • Pro Bono Publico Service Commendation Recipient, Washington State Bar Association
  • Litigation Counsel of America, Fellow; Invitation-only, peer-selected honorary society of 3,500 top trial lawyers
  • Commercial Real Estate Women Seattle & Sound, Member
  • American Bar Association, Member
  • Mackrell International, Member

Publications/Speaking Engagements

  • Speaker, “Fundamentals of Construction Contracts: Issues for Owners, General Contractors and Subcontractors,” Lorman Education Services, Renton, WA (June 6, 2013)

Personal

  • Ana-Maria was born in Brasov, Romania. She moved to the United States with her family as a teenager and grew up in Burien, Washington. She speaks both Romanian and English fluently.