Representing public and private clients in litigation matters, Christina is also very involved in giving back to her community.
Christina Jaccard represents public and private clients in trial and appellate litigation in both state and federal courts.
Before joining Pacifica, Christina served as a law clerk to the Honorable Steven C. González of the Washington State Supreme Court and the Honorable John C. Coughenour of the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Washington. During law school, Christina represented indigent clients in criminal proceedings as a Rule 9 Intern at the Snohomish County Public Defender Association, worked as a clinic student at the Innocent Project Northwest, and externed for the Honorable James L. Robart of the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Washington.
Christina is passionate about pro bono and community service. She has volunteered with the King County Bar Association’s Immigration Clinic and Housing Justice Project, tutored youth in emergency housing, and served as a Board Member for the University of Washington’s Street Youth Legal Advocates of Washington chapter.
Christina is a lifelong resident of the Pacific Northwest. When she is not practicing law, she enjoys spending time outdoors hiking and mountain biking with her fiancé and their three adopted coonhounds.
- U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit (pending)
- Seattle Pacific University, B.A., English Literature, minor in Latin American Studies, magna cum laude
- University of Washington School of Law, J.D., with Honors (Moot Court Honor Board Executive Board; Pro Bono Honor Society; Research Assistant to Professors Manheim, Porter, and Howard)