About the Firm


For nearly 30 years Kim Risenmay has been a leader in state and local tax services in the Pacific Northwest:

2015-2018 1st Congressional District Governor, Washington State Bar Association’s Board of Governors
2015-2021 Commissioner, Redmond City Civil Service Commission
1991-Present Assistant Editor-in-Chief then State Editor, Journal of Multistate Taxation and Incentives, a Thomson Reuters publication
1994-1998 Adjunct Professor of Law, University of Washington School of Law, teaching the State and Local Tax course
1989-1992 Chairman, Tax Section, King County (Washington) Bar Association
1988-1994 Chairman, Local Tax Subcommittee, Tax Section, Washington State Bar Association
1985-Present Licensed attorney and member, American Bar Association, Washington State Bar Association, and King County Bar Association
1999-Present Licensed certified public accountant and member, Washington Society of CPAs

Employment History:

2014-Present      Founder and Director, The Risenmay Law Firm PLLC
2008-2014          Senior Of Counsel Attorney for State and Local Taxes, Stoel Rives LLP
2006-2008         Risenmay Law Firm PLLC
1997-2006          CPA, State and Local Tax Partner, PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP
1987-1997           Attorney, State and Local Tax Partner, Bogle & Gates LLP
1985-1987           Attorney, Litigation Associate, Perkins Coie LLP
1976-1982           Officer, F-4 Fighter Pilot, United States Air Force

LL.M., Taxation, William H. Gates Hall, University of Washington School of Law
Juris Doctorate, magna cum laude, Order of the Coif, J. Reuben Clark Law School, Brigham Young University
Master of Accountancy, Managerial Accounting, Marriott School of Management, Brigham Young University
Bachelor of Science, Accounting, summa cum laude, Brigham Young University