Jeremy F. Wood advises and represents employers in many industries, including healthcare, transportation, restaurant, retail, manufacturing, financial services, insurance, and technology. He has extensive experience handling discovery, drafting dispositive motions, and prevailing on appeal, drawing on his experience as an appellate court clerk. Jeremy brings his past experience as chair of a Seattle regulatory commission and Assistant Seattle City Attorney to bear in support of clients facing government enforcement or investigations.
Outside litigation, Jeremy further assists employers as the Washington state associate in Littler’s Workplace Policy Institute (WPI), responding to developments in state and local legislation and rulemaking. In this role, he assists the employer community in advocating to lawmakers and filing amicus curiae briefs in high stakes supreme court cases before either become law.
In law school, Jeremy served as an articles editor for the Washington International Law Journal, a member of the Moot Court Honor Board, and vice president of the Native American Law Students Association. He externed with the U.S. Attorney and the chambers of the Hon. John Coughenour (Western District of Washington), and interned for the United States Department of the Interior and private firms. He was also selected as a faculty research assistant.
Before law school, Jeremy advocated for the care of HIV positive youth as an Americorps fellow in Washington, DC, and taught English in the Middle East. He continues to support the community through a broad pro bono docket, representing tribal governments, legislative caucuses, prison inmates, and asylum applicants.