Attorney Rob Kornfeld Knows
What It's Like To Be Injured

Meet Our Seattle Personal Injury Team

Proudly Serving Kirkland, Everett, Seattle, Bellevue, & the Greater Washington State Area

At Kornfeld Law, our staff members are an invaluable part of our team. Each of our assistants and paralegals were carefully chosen because of their professional expertise, excellent interpersonal skills and ability to provide the best possible assistance for our clients. Each and every staff member is an integral part of our firm team and they care deeply about working hard to get the best results for you.


Dawn Poley

Personal Assistant

Dawn has been on Rob Kornfeld’s team for over 19 years and has over 20 years of experience helping personal injury clients. She is instrumental in ensuring you have access to Rob when you need to discuss your case.

Dawn handles all scheduling and is Rob’s personal assistant. She will step in when you need help with any aspect of your case. In her spare time, Dawn is an avid sports fan and loves watching her three kids compete.

Christy Donahue

Christy Donahue


Christy has about 20 years of experience in the personal injury field. She began working as a paralegal in 2000, at which time she gained exceptional experience helping personal injury clients. She took a short leave of absence, after the birth of her son and has been an important part of Attorney Rob Kornfeld’s team since her return in 2014.

Christy is skilled at intaking a personal injury case, ordering medical records, writing settlement letters with Rob’s supervision and dealing with insurance adjusters. She is also accomplished at trial work and helping to prepare for arbitrations and trial. She prepares complaints, interrogatories, assists in answering interrogatories, helps prepare settlement packages for insurance companies and is responsible for preparing ER 904 documentation, joint statements of evidence, motions in limine and jury instructions under the supervision of lawyers at our firm. Christy earned an associate's degree in paralegal studies from Edmonds Community College in 2000 and has been a paralegal ever since.

Heather Pearson

Heather Pearson

Heather has been supporting small business owners in a professional capacity for over 15 years. She graduated from Eastern Washington University with her BA in Interdisciplinary Studies of Social and Behavioral Sciences and a minor in Business Administration and Sociology. She loves to spend her free time staying active, but she especially enjoys snowboarding and cycling. She also loves being home on her acreage in Carnation.

Hannah TalmageJannely Pina

Jannely has recently joined Robert Kornfeld’s team as a legal assistant. She graduated from the University of Washington in 2018 with her Bachelors degree in Political Science and plans to attend law school in a few years. Jannely assists our paralegals with ordering client records, personal injury case intakes and drafting settlement demands. When she is not at work or studying, Jannely enjoys spending time with her family and friends. Jennely speaks fluent Spanish and is able to communicate with our Spanish speaking clients.

Mac - The Firm Pooch

Mack - The Firm Pooch

Mack – Kornfeld Law’s four-legged staff member – has passed away after living a long, happy life. We will all miss our fur baby and good friend, who was always there to cheer up our clients and their kids who came into our office. Thank you, Mack! We will always remember you.

Contact Kornfeld Law to speak with our legal team. We accept cases in Kirkland, Bellevue, Seattle, Everett and the Greater Washington State Area. Plus, we take out-of-state cases. Call (425) 657-5255 today for a free consultation, or email Rob at for a quick answer to your legal questions. We are available to meet you at one of our offices or, if you are unable to come in because you are in the hospital or immobile at home, we can come to you.

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Videos From Our Clients

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    Some of our former clients thank Kornfeld Law for representing their case.

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    Watch this video testimonial from a former client to learn about her experiences with Attorney Robert Kornfeld. Our firm is proud to represent clients who have suffered serious injuries, including brain injuries.

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    Watch this video to learn what our clients think about Attorney Robert Kornfeld. "He made me feel immediately like this wasn't about money or the accident, but about what I had been through and the pain that I was feeling."

What Makes Our Firm Unique:

  • 35+ Years of Proven Legal Experience

  • Aggressive & Personalized Representation

  • Committed to Securing Justice for Each Client

  • No Fees Unless We Win Your Case

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