Seminar Chairperson, Virginia DeCosta (left) listening to Pierce County Superior Court Judge Susan Serko – December 7, 2013.
Virginia DeCosta is the principal in the DeCosta Law Firm. When asked why she is a lawyer, she answers "I have a passion for helping people and effecting change." She devotes her work to representing individuals who have been hurt or wronged in some way.
An accomplished litigator and negotiator, Virginia is respected for her clear focus, steadfast work, and unwavering dedication to her clients.
Virginia represents people in employment matters including discrimination, harassment, and retaliation. She represents individuals in unemployment compensation hearings to obtain benefits or fight to keep the benefits. She provides counsel and representation to individuals in severance package negotiations.
Virginia also represents people injured in collisions, in nursing homes or adult family homes, on construction sites, and on school grounds.