Daryl Graves Attorney
Principal Attorney
(253) 235-0003


  • B.S. 1974, University of Oregon, cum laude
  • J.D. 1977, Seattle University (formerly University of Puget Sound), cum laude
  • 1977-1979, Deputy Prosecutor, King County, WA
  • 1979- Present, Private Practice, Tacoma, WA

Born and raised in Southern Oregon, Daryl graduated from the University of Oregon in 1974 and received his law degree cum laude from the University of Puget Sound School of Law in 1977.

His principal areas of practice are personal injury (representing injured clients) and criminal defense (felony and misdemeanor). He is a former King County Deputy Prosecuting Attorney and is admitted to practice in Washington, Oregon and Federal Courts.

Daryl is a former adjunct professor of Trial Advocacy at the University of Puget Sound School of Law and has been a speaker and co-chair at numerous trial lawyer seminars. He is a former President of the Tacoma/Pierce County Bar Association and a former Washington State Bar Association and WSTLA Governor.

He is an active member of Washington State Trial Lawyers’ Association. He has been an Eagle member of the WSTLA for over 20 years.

Daryl resides in Tacoma with his black lab Gunnar. His outside interests include; traveling, snow skiing, running, bicycling and water skiing. He is a member of the YMCA, Fircrest Golf Club, and Washington Athletic Club.

Personal Injury, DUI and Criminal Defense attorney for Tacoma, Puyallup, Olympia, Gig Harbor, Kitsap County.