Doug focuses his practice on business planning, mergers and acquisitions, closely held and family businesses and corporate law.

Before Fox Rothschild

Prior to joining Fox Rothschild, Doug was a principal at Riddell Williams. 

Beyond Fox Rothschild

Doug has long been a civic leader in the Seattle community. He is chair of the Seattle Museum Development Authority, board chair of the Bullitt Foundation and serves on the board of the Seattle Parks Foundation.

Doug is a director emeritus of the National Board of the Trust for Public Land. He was Chairman of the Seattle 2000 Commission and has served as director of Harbor Properties, Inc., Redhook Ale Brewery, Sasquatch Publishing Company and Pacific Search Press. He has been a trustee for the Pacific Science Center, the Coalition for Open Government, the Seattle Architectural Foundation, the Corporate Council for the Arts, the Pilchuck Glass Studio and the Washington Environmental Council.

Honors & Awards

  • Named a Washington “Super Lawyer” (2003 - 2010)
  • Named among the “Best Lawyers in America” 
  • AV Preeminent Rating by Martindale-Hubbell