Who We Are

Experience, Conviction and Leadership

With over 45 years of combined legal experience, Ken Selander, Jr. and Jeannie O’Brien represent individuals like you, not big corporations or insurance companies. Nestled in the heart of south Seattle’s historic Columbia City, Selander O’Brien, PLLC is a smart and skilled boutique law firm that focuses on helping people with their very real problems. The firm relocated from downtown Seattle to Rainier Valley to be in touch with the people they serve – their community, neighbors, families and friends. Ken and Jeannie are Seattle natives and reside in Seward Park with their daughter Cleo.

Ken Selander, Jr.

Ken Selander, Jr.

Admitted to the Washington State Bar Association in 1985, Ken Selander, Jr. has been practicing law for 27 years. Ken focuses exclusively on personal injury claims and tort litigation, and works tirelessly to deliver quality representation to every client. Your legal rights will be protected while you focus on your health and recovery, and Ken will promptly respond to any questions and concerns you may have. Ken is an Eagle member of the Washington State Association for Justice and has been named a Super Lawyer in the area of personal injury law (2007 – 2012). 

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Jeannie O’Brien

Jeannie O'Brien

Jeannie O’Brien has practiced law for over 20 years and works exclusively in the areas of estate planning, wills and probate. Born and raised in Seattle’s Rainier Valley, and working all of her professional life throughout King County’s Judicial System, Jeannie is intimately familiar with the courts, the judges and commissioners, the local attorneys and the needs of her community of clients. Jeannie provides top tier legal representation, while keeping her services affordable by offering pragmatic solutions to legal issues. 

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Our Friendly Companion

BubblesWhen you visit our office, you will probably meet our dog Bubbles, who lounges about while her owner (our daughter) is at school. She’s a maltese/poodle mix, 3 years old and extremely friendly. Don’t worry if you have allergies; she’s hypoallergenic. We also promise that she won’t interfere with any business that brings you to our office.

The Client Experience

Ken and Jeannie pride themselves on providing highly personalized service, and believe that clear communication and mutual respect are the keys to legal representation. We’re thankful for the clients who have been kind enough to share their experiences working with us.

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