Our Team

Stephen C. Moriarty

Stephen C. Moriarty

Attorney at Law

Born: Washington, D. C.

Bachelor’s Degree: Clemson University, English, 1983

Law Degree: University of South Carolina, 1989

Focus: Steve’s primary areas of practice are estate planning, probate and trust estate administration, and personal injury litigation.

Civic Involvement: Steve participates in many civic activities. He serves as legal counsel for a number of non-profit organizations, including Port Angeles Waterfront Center, Boys and Girls Club, and Sequim Community Foundation. He has served as President of Clallam County United Way and the Clallam County Bar Association. He is a current board member of the Port Townsend Marine Science Center and is a member of the Port Angeles Rotary Club.

Contact: scmoriarty@plattirwin.com

Patrick M. Irwin

Patrick M. Irwin

Attorney at Law

Born: Port Angeles, Washington

Bachelor’s Degree: History and Political Science, Gonzaga University, 1996

Law Degree: Gonzaga University School of Law, cum Laude, Phi Delta Phi, 2000

Focus: Patrick’s practice is concentrated in the areas of business law, real estate, estate planning, civil litigation and personal injury.

History: Patrick served as Prosecutor for the Lower Elwha Klallam Tribe from 2000 to 2004.

Civic Involvement: Patrick has served on the board of the Clallam County Family YMCA. He was also President of the Clallam County Bar Association for the year 2008.

Contact: pmirwin@plattirwin.com

Simon Barnhart

Simon Barnhart

Attorney at Law

Born: Greeley, Colorado

Bachelor’s Degree: University of Washington, Political Science, Magna cum Laude, 1991

Law Degree: University of Washington, 2003

Focus: Simon’s practice areas include civil litigation, probate, estate planning, guardianship, small business and municipal law.

Civic Involvement: Simon is a past President of the Clallam County Bar Association, the Board of Directors of the United Way of Clallam County, and the Board of Directors of Clallam-Jefferson County Pro Bono Lawyers Association, and has served on the Board of Directors of the North Olympic Land Trust. Simon currently serves on the boards of the Clallam County Bar Association and Clallam Public Defender.

Contact: sbarnhart@plattirwin.com

David J. Berger

David J. Berger

Attorney at Law

Born: Longview, Washington

Bachelor’s Degree: Western Washington University, Political Science, magna cum laude, 2011

Law Degree: Seattle University School of Law, summa cum laude, Law Review, 2014

Focus: David’s practice areas include estate planning, probate, guardianship, real estate, and civil litigation.

History: During law school, David interned at the Cowlitz County Prosecutor’s Office and the Washington Court of Appeals. Since law school, David worked as a law clerk for Justice Susan J. Owens at the Washington Supreme Court. After his clerkship, David moved to Port Angeles and joined Platt Irwin as an associate attorney in 2015.

Contact: djberger@plattirwin.com