Professional Experience

Lauren has a wide range of experience representing individuals, small businesses, and Fortune 500 companies in civil litigation matters, including commercial litigation, real estate, product liability, and intellectual property. She also has experience representing clients under investigation for white collar crimes. Lauren has represented both plaintiffs and defendants in state and federal courts across the country in all stages of litigation, from the investigation of claims before filing a complaint through trial and appeal.

Lauren has also represented pro bono clients in prisoners’ rights litigation involving claims for violations of the ADA, First Amendment, and Eighth Amendment.

Before joining Tousley Brain Stephens, Lauren was an associate at Covington & Burling in Washington, DC and Quinn, Emanuel, Urquhart, and Sullivan in Chicago, Illinois.

Representative Matters
Expand All +


  • J.D., cum laude, Northwestern University School of Law
  • B.A., magna cum laude, Washington University in St. Louis


  • Washington State Bar
  • Illinois
  • District of Columbia
  • img

    Janissa - I would never talk to any lawyer about anything until I talk to you first. You are just simply AMAZING and not only did you go completely above and beyond to ensure my daughter's trust was safe and secure, but every time I thought I couldn't go on, you constantly assured me that everything would be all right.

    Sophia Cosola Contact Us
  • img

    Rodger and team worked diligently to ensure that our acquisition of Media+ went through as smoothly as possible.  Rodger is a wealth of knowledge and provided the consultation and counsel that we needed in order to move our deal forward and have a successful transition.

    Lauren Portman, Managing Partner - Media+ Contact Us
  • img

    Tousley Brain Stephens is one of the best law firms in Seattle. Fast, nimble and relationship focused.

    Aaron Blank - The Fearey Group Contact Us