President, Lane Powell, PC


Chuck Riley is President of Lane Powell PC, following an eight-year term as the Firm’s Vice President. He also serves as General Counsel to the Downtown Seattle Association and is a Board Member for the Seattle Children’s Hospital Foundation. In 2016, Chuck presented on sponsorship at an LCLD Pathfinder meeting.

Lane Powell’s diversity efforts include a diversity scholarship and participation in the Northwest Minority Job Fair. The firm also cites LCLD as a critical piece of its diversity efforts, participating in the Fellows, Pathfinder, Scholars, and Mentoring programs. Lane Powell was named an LCLD Most Active Member Law Firm in 2015 and 2016. 

Joined LCLD 2011

Highlights of LCLD Participation 

Fellows Program
Hosted Leadership Lunch (2013)
Fellows nominated: 
2019: Dustin O'Quinn; 2018: Rishi Puri; 2017: David Howenstine; 2016: Julie Engbloom; 2015: William W. Lin; 2014: Jill R. Long; 2013: Stephanie Stephens

Pathfinder Program
Pathfinders selected:
2019: Sativa Rasmussen; 2017: Kristin Beneski, Ruth Johnson; 2016: Carson Cooper, Cozette Tran-Caffee

1L LCLD Scholars Program
Scholars hosted:
2018: Kayvon Behroozian; 2017: Michelle Saperstein; 2016: Madhura Panjini, Stephan Yhann; 2015: Bianca LaCaille, Apneet Sidhu, Beth St. Clair; 2014: Bernardo R. Cruz; 2013: Johnathan Chong; 2012: Andrea Canfield, Nancy Pham

Success in Law School Mentoring Program
Mentors provided: 2017, 2015, 2014, 2013

Annual Meeting (2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014)
Leadership Summit (2017, 2016, 2015, 2014)


Member: Charles Riley Jr.

Diversity Professionals: Jill R. Long, David Howenstine

Communications: Jennifer Castleberry