January 5, 2022
Christina Jaccard Joins Pacifica Law Group’s Litigation Practice
We are pleased to announce that Christina Jaccard has joined our Litigation practice group.
Christina will represent 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.
“We’re excited to add Christina to our Litigation team. In addition to her impressive background, she also shares the firm value of giving back to the community, and using her skills and training as a lawyer to help underserved people,” said Paul Lawrence, Litigation practice group leader.
Christina earned her B.A. magna cum laude at Seattle Pacific University and her J.D. with Honors at the University of Washington School of Law.