Terry Costello, a partner, joined the firm in 2001 after more than 20 years working in-house with a major union. His practice focuses on advising union officers and staff in all aspects of leading unions and representing workers. He specializes in private and public sector organizing, contract campaigns, litigation, and contract enforcement. His practice has recently expanded to include representation of a growing number of local unions affiliated with the International Association of Fire Fighters. A graduate of the Seattle University School of Law, he holds a B.A. from Gonzaga University.
Successfully defended individual union officers and rank-and-file members from charges of misconduct under the LMRDA
Won overtime settlement for fire fighter for time spent in paramedic school
Won attorney fees for union in grievance arbitration under RCW 49.48