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Skyler Gunderson ( Class of 2018)

Hometown: Billings, Montana

Undergraduate school and major: Montana State University - Political Science

Extra-curricular or co-curricular activities in which you were involved during law school:

Moot Court Board, Research Assistant, Kids First Law Center, Pro Bono Society, Federalist Society

Current employer:

Demco Law Firm, P.S.

Location:

Seattle, WA

Job title:

Associate Attorney

Description of what you do:

My practice focuses primarily on real estate litigation: purchase and sale disputes, landlord-tenant issues, adverse possession, quiet title, foreclosure, construction and development disputes, etc.

Your favorite part of your job:

Working with clients. I like being able to talk them through their issues, help them come up with a plan, and problem solve with them.

Your interests outside of work:

Hiking, camping, skiing, live music, spending time with friends & family.

What is your favorite movie:

A Few Good Men

What advice do you have for success in summer positions:

Make yourself visible and known to partners/people in your firm. Don't just stay in your office. That's not to say be a distraction to others. But let people know who you are so you are remembered not only for your quality of work but for who you are as a person.