Pia Bloom

Hiring Attorney

Choose a job you love, and you will never have to work a day in your life.
– Confucius

Pia Bloom

Pia Bloom is an experienced, strategic negotiator with a critical eye for matching superior skills with our firm culture. She focuses on hiring both Partners and Associates.

Pia honed her legal and analytical skills working as a lobbyist for several elected officials in New York. Passionate about labor and employment law, she graduated from the University of Washington School of Law and began her legal career in human resources, where she provided executive HR leadership and legal oversight for a multi-million dollar local Seattle company. Seeking new challenges, Pia segued into legal consulting, providing guidance and direction to Washington attorneys facing challenging civil trials. As Managing Director for a local boutique legal consulting firm, she worked with and consulted on all aspects of recruitment and legal employment matters.

Having grown up in Northern Africa and Europe, Pia immigrated to the States and speaks several languages. Her love of travel has allowed her to travel throughout several continents, and she has every intention of retiring in Sydney after she opens a McKinley Irvin office there.


  • American Bar Association
  • Washington Women Lawyers
  • Society for Human Resource Management
  • Seattle Area Legal Recruiters Association
  • Association of Legal Administrators
  • Equal Justice Coalition
  • J.D., University of Washington School of Law
  • M.S., Pratt Institute
  • B.A., State University of New York at Albany


“Significant Achievement and Accomplishment” – Dean, University of Washington School of Law, 1994

Minority Law Student Association, President

“Outstanding Public Service” – Mayor, New York City, 1989

  • Best Seattle Divorce Lawyer