Judge Theresa Doyle announces retirement and endorses Hillary Madsen for Position 13
FOR KING COUNTY SUPERIOR COURT
"As the King County Superior Court looks to the future,
we must remember our core values by combating discrimination, acknowledging the impact of income inequality on litigants, and actively participating in community conversations about justice.”
- Hillary Madsen
Attorney Hillary Madsen was born and raised in the Pacific Northwest. She holds a bachelor’s degree from the University of Washington and earned her law degree from Seattle University. Hillary has worked for big law firms, the government, a legal nonprofit, and a small neighborhood family law firm. She has practiced law in every arena – the state legislature, administrative bodies, trial courts, and appellate courts – so she knows from personal experience the legal system could work better. Hillary has focused her career on advancing the legal needs of children and youth. Hillary is running for judge because she believes judges must recognize the dignity of every person and effectively administer the legal system through recognizing and fixing system failures.