Background and Experience


"My unique combination of education and life experience allows me to help you with a broad range of personal and legal issues."

- Tom McDade

J. D., Cum Laude, Seattle University School of Law (2006). While in law school, I worked as a law clerk for the Honorable Judge Douglas McBroom in King County Superior Court, in Honeywell International's legal department, and in the Consumer Protection Division of the Washington Attorney General's office. Prior to law school, I was a software engineer and engineering manager at Microsoft, Honeywell, and Boeing.

M.B.A., Seattle University (2006). Member of Beta Gamma Sigma Honor Society.

B.S. Computer Engineering, University of Michigan (1982).

- Twenty years of computer engineering and management experience.
- Community service work with legal clinics and animal rescue organizations

Board Member, Eastside Legal Assistance Program. I joined ELAP to help low-income clients in community clinics around the Eastside.