Senator Ansingh Biography
Senator “Austin” Ansingh is a graduate from Seattle University School of Law where he received his Juris Doctorate degree. Seattle University has a strong commitment to educating its students on the values of social justice. Austin shares the values of social justice and the protection of individual’s rights, which has led him down a path to become a criminal defense attorney. It is this commitment to justice that motivates Austin to fight for a fair and equitable result for all of his clients.
Austin now practices as a criminal defense attorney, and he has experience in personal injury cases. He has worked on a wide range of criminal defense cases, including misdemeanors, felonies, and federal cases. Austin uses his experience as a defense attorney and passion for social justice to deliver favorable results for his clients. He continues to use his understanding of the law to aggressively and effectively fight for his client’s rights.
During Law School, Austin worked as an intern for a private criminal defense attorney in Seattle. There he was able to gain valuable experience in the practice of criminal law. He conducted legal research and drafted numerous motions relating to issues such as suppression of evidence, invalid search and seizures, invalid warrants, and more.
Before becoming an attorney at Durflinger Oliver, Austin worked in Pierce County as a family law attorney. Through this practice he was able to further hone his skills in litigation, negotiations, legal research, and writing. These skills in addition to his keen analytical mind strengthened by years of rigorous legal research and writing make him formidable in negotiations and the courtroom. Austin’s pleasant demeanor, organization, and candor when evaluating and resolving cases make him popular with clients and court staff.
Prior to graduating from law school, Austin attended Grand Valley State University in Grand Rapids, MI. Austin graduated from GVSU with a double major in Marketing and Finance. In his spare time, Austin enjoys travelling, exploring the Pacific Northwest, playing basketball, music, and spending time with his dog, Wally.
- Criminal Defense
- Domestic Violence and Neglect
- Traffic Defense
- Seattle University School of Law, Seattle, Washington
- Grand Valley State University, Grand Rapids, Michigan
- Major: Marketing
- Major: Finance
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