Laura Zanzig-Wong

Adjunct Professor

Contact

Seattle University School of Law
901 12th Avenue, Sullivan Hall
P.O. Box 222000
Seattle, WA 98122-1090
Phone: 206-398-4121
E-mail:  lzanzig-wong@seattleu.edu

Education

JD, University of Washington School of Law, 2013, Associate editor-in-chief Washington Law Review
BA, University of Washington, 2009, cum laude, History

Specializations

Class Action and Consumer Litigation

Biography

Laura Zanzig-Wong graduated from the University of Washington School of Law in 2013. As a law student, Laura served as Associate Editor-in-Chief of the Washington Law Review and Research Fellow on the Vis International Commercial Arbitration Moot Court Team. As a 3L, she externed for Justice Charles Wiggins of the Washington State Supreme Court.

After graduation, Laura clerked for Judge Marlin Appelwick of the Washington State Court of Appeals, Division II, and Judge John Coughenour of the U.S. District Court, Western District of Washington. She then spent a year practicing class action litigation with Keller Rohrback L.L.P. She will return as Judge Coughenour's permanent clerk in August 2020. Laura has also stayed involved with the Vis Moot Court Team as a brief and oral argument coach.

Publications

The "Time of Arrest" Rule: How the Washington State Supreme Court Untethered Its Search Incident to Arrest Jurisprudence From the Exception's Underlying Rationales, 93 Wash L. Rev. Online 27 (2018)

Exhaustion of Administrative Remedies in Washington State, 91 Wash. L. Rev. Online 217 (2016) (co-authored by Andrew Garcia Murphy)

The Perfect Pairing: Protecting U.S. Geographical Indications With a Sino-American Wine Registry, 88 Wash. L. Rev. 723 (2013).