In a constantly changing, increasingly automated and competitive economy, attorneys offering professional services must evolve and streamline their offerings to meet the ever-changing needs of clients as well as industry. JFM Law provides cost-effective and results-oriented legal and government relations services to businesses of all sizes and industries. A combination of humble creative, humble, innovative, knowledgeable, pragmatic, and transparent legal counsel is utilized to advance client goals, overcome challenges, and maximize ROI.


Founder, Joel Murray, has a broad range of experience that includes administrative law and rulemaking, business law, consumer protection, government actions and investigations, education legislation, election law, employment law, legislation, public policy, litigation, local government and municipal law, real property law, tax law, trademark law, tribal law, and shipping and transportation law. Joel is detail oriented and interested in “esoteric” and/or “emerging” industries and areas of law. 


Local government experience includes cities and counties as well as state agencies on Ecology, Employment Security, Financial Institutions, Human Rights, Labor and Industries, Legislature, Liquor and Cannabis, Revenue, Social and Health Services, and Utilities and Transportation.


Federal agency experience includes Agriculture, EEOC, Federal Maritime Commission, Congress, Customs and Border Patrol, Trademarks, and Transportation.


Joel maintains relationships with current and former local, state and federal elected officials of all political affiliations. He has contracted with multiple Washington State pro-education political campaigns, advocated for increased funding for higher education, completed a legal externship and fellowship in the U.S. Senate, and chaired a national legal and political organization.