A Creative Approach to Solving Legal Problems

Full-Service Law Firm in Tacoma, Washington

For over 30 years our firm has been serving clients throughout the Tacoma area on a variety of legal issues. From family and Indian law to personal injury, real estate, and business law — we’re proud to meet all your legal needs.

Meet Your Legal Team

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Phillip A. Curiale

After graduating from the University of South Carolina School of Law, Phill began practicing consumer and real estate law. Today, Phill has expanded his focus to include family law, Indian law, estate law, personal injury law, and business law.
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Erik J. Wise

An effective, experienced family law, estate planning, probate, and contract negotiation/dispute practitioner, Erik is dedicated to zealously advocating for the rights of his clients.

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How We Work With You


Start with an honest conversation.

We understand how hard it can be to find an attorney you can trust. Call today to schedule your initial consultation so we can have an honest talk about your situation.


Build a custom legal strategy.

Once you decide to move forward with us, we’ll examine all of the legal options available before outlining a detailed strategy tailored to your unique circumstances.


Tackle objectives as a team.

At our firm, we urge you to be a part of the process. We enjoy working collaboratively with our clients so they can feel confident about how their case is being handled.


Persevere until the matter is resolved.

No matter how your case unfolds as we move along, we’re dedicated to doing everything we can to help you get the best possible outcome for your case — no exceptions.

Working with a small firm means getting the one-on-one attention your case deserves.

We see the person behind the legal issue.

One of the biggest advantages you’ll have when working with our firm is the personalized service we provide at every turn. Unlike many of the large law firms out there, you won’t have to worry about your case being passed along to someone else. We’re invested in the success of your case, and you’ll work directly with us from start to finish. If at any point you have questions or concerns, we’ll be happy to sit down and discuss your situation.

Proudly Serving the People of Tacoma, Washington

At Curiale Hostnik PLLC, we understand that you have a lot of options when choosing an attorney for your legal concern. That’s why for over 30 years we’ve been proudly serving countless clients across the Tacoma area on a number of different legal issues.

Whether it’s a divorce or child custody case, a unique Tribal rights case, a real estate or business transaction, or something more personal like a personal injury or probate case — we have the knowledge and experience needed to help you through it. We’re committed to providing the highest level of legal counsel and representation we can to all of our clients.

We take this approach because we believe that everyone, regardless of circumstance, has the right to quality legal counsel they can trust. We understand how stressful legal issues can be, and we want to do all that we can to provide the kind of guidance and support that you can not only trust, but feel confident about.

At Curiale Hostnik PLLC, we value things like honesty, integrity, hard work, and dedication. We want you to know that our top priority will always be protecting your rights by crafting a legal solution that fits your unique needs. At our firm, you’ll never be treated like just another case file — and we believe that shows in every case we handle.