Dwayne Christopher is a lifelong resident of Pierce County. Dwayne’s values of respect, accountability and hard work come from his parents who are retired Tacoma School District No. 10 educators. Dwayne continues to fight for the rights of Pierce County citizens by providing them representation through disability discrimination and personal injury cases. Dwayne is the only candidate in this race that is endorsed by retiring Judge Brian Tollefson for his now open seat.Read more about DwaynePlease DOWNLOAD our latest postcard mailer to SHARE!
"I am supporting Dwayne Christopher for Superior Court Judge. Our community deserves a candidate who is thoroughly prepared and qualified to immediately take the office of Superior Court Judge, and serve YOU with distinction. A judge must be highly trained, possess the appropriate legal experience and expertise, be trustworthy, independent and understand the law and the community. A judge must also possess the temperament and demeanor to work with difficult cases. Dwayne exemplifies these traits. He worked for me daily as my Judicial Assistant for over 9 years, and I believe he is prepared and ready to immediately serve OUR community as your Superior Court Judge. He is the superior candidate for this position. Please join me in voting for Dwayne Christopher.
Judge Brian Tollefson (ret.)
Pierce County Superior Court Judge 1989 - 2016
"[Dwayne] Christopher, 44, wins our other Position 8 primary endorsement. The Seattle University law school grad started as an assistant training under Tollefson for nine years, then worked as an insurance company litigator before going into private practice."
The News Tribune
July 12, 2016
The complete article maybe found HERE.
"As a trial lawyer, I have appeared
before numerous judges. Dwayne Christopher will be an amazing judge because he
is thoughtful, intelligent, and truly cares about people."
"I am endorsing my Seattle University Law
School classmate, Dwayne Christopher, for Pierce County Superior Court
Judge! As a trial lawyer and former Criminal Division Chief for the City
of Seattle, I recognize the value of judges who are intellectually sound,
compassionate, and possess uncompromising integrity. Dwayne Christopher
possesses all these traits and more. I am confident he will add
tremendous value to the Pierce County Superior Court and will serve the