Protecting Elders

Read about the Elder Abuse Unit Mark formed and other public safety initiatives.

Holding Big Pharma Accountable

Read about the upcoming lawsuit Mark is filing against the big pharmaceutical companies to hold them accountable for their role in the opiod epidemic.

New High Priority Offender Unit

Read about Mark’s vigorous and innovative approach to prosecuting career criminals.

Prosecutor’s Office Wins Two Awards

Read about the “2017 Outstanding Community Service” and “Boss of the Year” awards.

Justice in Murder and Rape of Special Olympian

Read about Mark leading the prosecution team in the conviction of Tyler Savage.

Protecting the Community Against Gangs

Read about the wrap-up of the successful prosecution of the Hilltop Crips street gang, which helped reduce gang violence.

Killer Sues Widow of Victim

Watch a story about a baseless lawsuit filed by a convicted murderer. Mark believes in fighting these types of lawsuits.

Charging Standards in Challenging Cases

Listen to KIRO radio host Dori Monson who calls Mark “fair, aggressive when needed, compassionate when appropriate.”

Self-Defense Laws in Washington

Listen to KIRO radio hosts Ron & Don who call Mark, “One of the best legal minds in the Pacific Northwest. We’re lucky to have him.”

Legislative Success in 2013

Read about a bill Mark advocated for to close a loophole that allowed mentally ill violent offenders to walk free.

Legislative Success in 2012

Read about bills Mark successfully advocated for in the legislature to make the community safer.

Bipartisan Appointment of Mark Lindquist

Read about the unanimous bipartisan appointment of Mark as Prosecutor in ’09 before he was elected by a landslide in 2010.

A Great Communicator

Read the story about Mark’s progression to the top leadership position in the Prosecutor’s Office.

Law and Writing

Read an article from Washington Law and Politics on Mark as a prosecutor and author.

Professionalism and Civility

Read the “Have a Pleasant New Year” article that started Mark’s “Zen Lawyer” series for the Tacoma Pierce County Bar News. You can find more of Mark’s “Zen Lawyer” columns on his author website.