Meet Your Legal Team

Attorney Phillip A. Curiale Headshot

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.

Attorney Charles R. Hostnik Headshot

Charles R. Hostnik

Chuck has spent 16 years as a Tribal Court Judge, overseeing cases for 32 different Indian tribes in nine states. In addition to Indian law, Chuck also specializes in personal injury and business law.

Practice Areas

Family Law

Legal issues with family are never easy. We can help with any family law matter, including divorce, spousal support, child custody, adoptions, and more.


Indian Law

With over 35 years of experience with Indian Law, we’ll do whatever we can to assist with Tribal rights, property disputes, and other related cases.


Estate Planning & Probate

It’s never too early or too late to begin planning for the future. Our attorneys will provide guidance on all estate and probate matters.


Real Estate Law

Whether it’s residential or commercial, we can walk you through your next real estate transaction. We help clients buy, sell, and manage all property types.


Business Law

Our experienced business law attorneys are here to work side-by-side with you and your business to help you avoid any legal missteps and achieve success.


Personal Injury

From auto accidents and workplace injuries to defective products and wrongful death claims, we’re here to help you get the justice you and your family deserve.


Need help navigating the legal system?


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 inital 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.