Maija M. Druffel

Admitted to practice in Washington and Idaho

EDUCATION

Gonzaga Preparatory School
University of San Diego – B.A. (History and Economics)
University of California, Hastings College of the Law – J.D.

PRACTICE AREAS
  • Bankruptcy
  • Business
  • Commercial
  • CFIUS Transactions with Foreign Entities
  • Discrimination (Plaintiff and Defense)
  • Easement Disputes
  • Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (Plaintiff and Defense)
  • Employment
  • Guardianship
  • Litigation (Civil)
  • Non Profit Corporations
  • Property and Property Disputes
  • Tax Law
  • Trusts & Estates
  • Water Rights
PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS
  • Member of the Washington State Bar Association
  • Member of the Spokane Estate Planning Council
  • Admitted to the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Washington
  • Admitted to the United States District Court for the Western District of Washington
  • Admitted Pro Hac Vice to the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Minnesota
  • Admitted to the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Washington
  • Attorney referral for the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission
APPEARANCES/ARGUMENTS
  • Superior Court of Washington State
  • District Court of Washington State
  • District Court of the State of Idaho
  • Bankruptcy court for the Eastern District of Washington
  • Bankruptcy court for the District of Minnesota
  • Plaintiff and Defense work for/against the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission
  • Overseen Business Transactions under Review by the Committee of Foregin Investments in the United States (“CFIUS”)
BUSINESS TRANSACTIONS

For the first 7 years of her career, Maija Druffel has overseen over $300 million in business transactions/contracts.

PERSONAL INTERESTS

Spending time with family, soccer, running, skiing, traveling, reading, and continuing a family tradition of spending summers at Mezotne (a Latvian camp for kids).