Pierce County Superior Court
Superior Court Judge 1997 to present. Several leadership positions:
Superior Court Presiding Judge - 4 years; Member Executive Committee -
11 years; Chair – numerous court committees. Judge for countless trials
many with significant community impact.
Other Professional Experience
Successful attorney in Tacoma for 19 years meeting a payroll and
representing working families to solve a wide range of legal problems.
University of Puget Sound Law School. University of Washington -
Business Administration. Tacoma Public Schools.
Treasurer – Washington State Superior Court Judges’ Association (April
2016 to present); Trustee – Washington State Board for Judicial
Administration (2014 - 2018)
A Fair Judge. Bryan Chushcoff believes courts exist to ensure public
safety and settle disputes. Judges must be impartial and reserve
judgment until the facts are in. They must apply the law equally. Bryan
is a smart, practical judge who faithfully and fairly carries out the
A Proven Leader: Bryan is a proven leader and imaginative problem
solver. In 2019, Bryan was asked to share the Court’s achievements with
the National Center for State Courts Criminal Case Management Workshop
after their study found Pierce County’s criminal case management among
the nation’s seven best.
Justice for All. “I want Washington to be a safe, prosperous place for
families. I was born in Tacoma and grew up here. I was a lawyer 19 years
before becoming Judge. It is rewarding to help people through difficult
times, and I would be honored to continue to build on my life’s work as
The Stakes. Court decisions are too important to be made by the
unprepared. Bryan’s opponent has never tried a case in Pierce County
Superior Court. His opponent’s career is largely devoted to lobbying –
not trial work. Endorsed. Bryan Chushcoff is endorsed by every Pierce
County Superior Court Judge.