JRC Practice, PLLC
Washington State Criminal Defense Attorney in King and Whatcom Counties

Criminal Defense

Criminal Defense

Defending People From All Types Of Criminal Charges In Whatcom County and the Surrounding Area.

Encounters with the criminal justice system can be an overwhelming experience. You may feel as though you are standing at the foot of a mountain, staring at the top, wondering how you will ever make it safely to the other side.

At JRC Practice, PLLC, we have the tools and experience to guide you over the obstacles you face. Founded by Jesse Corkern, a former prosecutor and experienced trial lawyer, our firm provides competent and fearless criminal defense representation for those accused of both misdemeanor and felony charges in Washington.

We also handle criminal appeals for clients such as the restoration of gun rights or removal from the sex offender registry.

I care about my clients and work hard to make a real connection with them. As a private criminal defense lawyer, I get to represent actual human beings and empathize with them on a personal level.
— Attorney Jesse R. Corkern

Talk To Our Lawyers For Free

Call the Seattle office of JRC Practice, PLLC, at 206-395-9059 for a free initial consultation today. You can also send us an email and we will respond promptly.

Charges we handle include:

Drug Offenses

We handle Violation of the Uniform Controlled Substances Act (VUCSA) matters, including possession, cultivation, manufacturing, sales and trafficking.


We are equipped to handle an array of white collar crime charges such as identity theft, money laundering and credit card fraud.

Sex Crimes

Our law firm provides confidential and determined defense for those accused of rape, child molestation, and other offenses.

Weapons Offenses

Illegally using or possessing firearms, knives and other weapons carries penalties of its own. Carrying a weapon can also increase the penalties you face for other offenses such as assault.

Domestic Assualt

Being convicted of domestic violence or abuse can have countless ramifications, such as preventing you from seeing your children or owning a firearm.

DUI Alcohol or Drugs

Whether you are accused of driving under the influence of marijuana, prescription drugs or alcohol, you face significant consequences.

Civil Forfeiture

If your money or property has been seized by the government as part of a civil forfeiture, we are well equipped to help you.

Theft Crimes

We represent individuals charged with everything from shoplifting to armed robbery.