About us







Jon Zulauf
Criminal Defense Attorney

Seattle attorney Jon Zulauf has regularly been recognized as one of the top criminal defense lawyers in Washington state. He has consistently been honored by Super Lawyers for his achievements, and Avvo has given Jon its very highest rating. Best Lawyers has named Jon the 2014 Lawyer of the Year for Seattle in the area of Criminal Defense: Non-White-Collar, and the 2014 U.S.News—Best Lawyers® "Best Law Firms" survey has given Zulauf & Chambliss a Tier 1 Ranking for Seattle in the area of Criminal Defense: Non-White-Collar. Only eight other law firms in Washington state placed in the top tier in this category.


Jennifer Smith
Criminal Defense Attorney

Jennifer Smith has over twelve years of experience as a criminal defense lawyer. Jennifer served as a public defender in San Francisco and Seattle, where she gained invaluable trial experience.  Jennifer then transitioned to private practice and handled a variety of misdemeanor and felony cases in municipal, state and federal courts.  

Over her years of practice, Jennifer has become aware that individuals can fall through the cracks in the criminal justice system.   Jennifer is passionate about reaching those individuals and revealing their value when there are compelling reasons to take a second look at them as and their sentence.