Washington State criminal defense attorney BRUCE HANIFY, with 30 years’ experience in criminal justice, including 15 years in prosecution and 15 years in defense. Hanify has tried over 250 jury cases on both sides: prosecution and defense.
Hanify’s practice has focused on all aspects of the criminal justice system, including prosecution and defense of both misdemeanors and felonies. He has also served as a judge and arbitrator in dozens of cases.
Hanify was a deputy prosecutor in Yakima County from 1988 to 2000, where he prosecuted Driving Under the Influence cases, narcotics cases, and serious felonies.
From 2002–2004 Hanify trained prosecutors in DUI trial practice for the Washington Association of Prosecuting Attorneys (WAPA) in Olympia. His DUI training manual was relied upon by Washington prosecutors for courtroom technique across Washington state’s 39 counties. Hanify has logged hundreds of hours as a classroom instructor and training presenter. In addition to providing training services, he also performs research and writing assignments for individual lawyers and law firms.
Hanify has over 10 years’ experience training police officers in constitutional procedure. His expertise in search and seizure matters has been relied upon by law enforcement authorities in many key felony investigations.
In addition to criminal defense, Hanify currently serves as a trial and business consultant to private law firms. He continues to provide classroom instruction on a variety of motivational techniques. He also provides freelance research and writing services to law firms and other businesses 0n a contract basis.
Contact Bruce Hanify:
1315 14th Avenue
Longview, WA 98632
Cell: (360) 562‑2205
FAX: (360) 425‑2937