Elliot C. Copenhaver
Elliot C. Copenhaver, an associate attorney, joined Carney Badley Spellman in 2014. His practice focuses on civil litigation, commercial litigation and construction law.

Prior to joining the firm, Elliot served as a judicial extern to the Honorable Ann Schindler of the Washington State Court of Appeals, Division One.

Elliot is a 2013 graduate of Villanova University School of Law, where he received a Dean's Merit Scholarship. During law school, Elliot worked as a summer associate at Holmes, Weddle, & Barcott, in Seattle. There, Elliot assisted on various cases concerning civil litigation, maritime litigation, and bankruptcy.


  • JD, Villanova University School of Law, 2013
  • BA, Political Science, Vanderbilt University, 2010

Bar and Court Admissions

  • State of Washington 2013
  • U.S. District Court, Western District of Washington
  • U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Western District of Washington

Professional Associations

  • Washington State Bar Association
  • King County Bar Association