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J. Shan Mullin

Listed in Best Lawyers since 1993

Perkins Coie LLP

Shan Mullin, a partner in the firm's Business practice, has more than 45 years of experience representing clients in domestic and international business transactions, joint ventures, technology licensing and franchising, mergers and acquisitions, and general corporate law.  He has represented clients on projects and ventures in Europe, North Africa, the Middle East, the Far East, Australia, Latin America and Canada.

Case History

  • Other Court Admissions
    • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
    • U.S. District Court for the Western District of Washington
    • U.S. Supreme Court


  • Alliance for Education, Distinguished Educational Leadership Award, 2001
  • American Bar Foundation, Fellow
  • Municipal League of King County, “Citizen of the Year” Award, 1995
  • National Association of Corporate Directors (Northwest Chapter) Nonprofit Director of the Year Award, April 2009
  • National Association of Corporate Directors National Nonprofit Director of the Year Award, October 2009
  • Peer Review Rated AV in Martindale-Hubbell
  • University of Washington Law School Alumni Service Award, 2000
  • University of Washington Law School, Distinguished Alumni Award, 2004
  • YMCA A.K. Guy Award for Community Volunteerism, 2004

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1201 Third Avenue, Suite 4900
Seattle, WA 98101-3099
Phone: 206-359-8561
Firm Phone: 206-359-8000

Practice Areas

  • Corporate Law (Corporate Finance, International, Mergers & Acquisitions)
  • International Trade and Finance Law

Lawyer of the Year


  • University of Washington (BS) (1956)
  • University of Washington School of Law (J.D.) (1958)

Bar Admissions

  • Washington State Bar Association

Organizations & Affiliations

  • American Bar Association — Member