Seattle University School of Law
901 12th Avenue, Sullivan Hall
P.O. Box 222000
Seattle, WA 98122-1090
Phone: 206-920-6368
E-mail: penners@seattleu.edu

Stephen Penner

Adjunct Professor


Stephen is the Chief Prosecutor for the City of Bellevue. Prior to that, he was a Deputy Prosecuting Attorney with the Pierce County Prosecutor's Office for 18 years, and a criminal defense attorney for three years before that. He has tried nearly 100 cases, including serious charges such as murder and leading organized crime.

Stephen received his law degree in 1995 from the University of Michigan Law School. He also received his B.A. from the University of Michigan, graduating magna cum laude with a double major in Political Science and German. His publications include both scholarly articles and commercial fiction.