James A. Tupper  Jr. - Tupper Mack Wells PLLC

James A. Tupper Jr.

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2014

James Tupper focuses his practice on environmental law, with an emphasis on water quality, water resources, and shoreline development. James has successfully represented business associations and local governments in resolving complex disputes involving stormwater regulation and water resources policy. He frequently represents clients in matters before the Environmental Hearings Office, including shoreline management, water rights, and NPDES permit appeals. He also advises clients regarding hazardous waste cleanup issues in real estate development and financing. James served two terms on the Washington Pollution Control Hearings Board and Shorelines Hearings Board.

Since 2006, James has been included on each year’s Washington Super Lawyers® list. James was recently selected by his peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America® 2014 in the field of Environmental Litigation, Environmental Law and Natural Resources Law (The Best Lawyers in America® 2014, Copyright 2013 by Woodward/White, Inc., Aiken, SC.)

Reed CollegeBA 1981American UniversityJ.D. 1985

Office Location

2025 First Avenue, Suite 1100
Seattle, WA 98121
United States

Lawyer of the Year Awards

2015 Lawyer of the Year in Litigation - Environmental of the Seattle Metro Area
James A. Tupper Jr. has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2015!

Practice Areas

Environmental Law
Land Use and Zoning Law
Litigation - Environmental
Litigation - Land Use and Zoning
Natural Resources Law