Meet the team of
Gustad Law

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the VA and the SSA today!

  • John Paul Gustad

    John-Paul Gustad Principal, Attorney

    John-Paul (J-P) Gustad represents SSDI and SSI clients in Washington, Oregon, California and in any state in which a claimant needs help. Gustad represents Veterans throughout the United States. With offices in both Seattle and Tacoma, Gustad effectively represents clients in the Puget Sound area with established professional relationships with hundreds of physicians and medical professionals. Gustad personally represents clients in Spokane, WA and Portland, OR and U.S. Veterans throughout the United States.

    • Corey Davenport

      Corey Davenport VA Advocate

      Corey Davenport is a native of Washington. After college he enlisted in the United States Army Military Police Corps. During the course of his service he deployed twice to Afghanistan, being awarded two Bronze Star Medals for his contributions. After returning from his second deployment it was discovered that a chronic disability had become medically disqualifying and he was medically separated from the military after 16 ½ years with his service culminating with duties as a First Sergeant. Due to his desire to continue to serve Veterans and members of the Armed Forces, he sought out opportunities in the civilian sector and decided to pursue a career as a Veterans’ Claims Advocate. He now focuses his efforts by assisting other Veterans in navigating the appeals process with the Department of Veterans Affairs.

      Corey’s military awards and decorations include the Bronze Star Medal (2), the Meritorious Service Medal (2), the Army Commendation Medal (3), the Army Achievement Medal (9), and the Army Good Conduct Medal (5). He was additionally awarded numerous service ribbons throughout his military career.

      • Summer D. Bishop Attorney

        Summer D. Bishop has dedicated her legal career to public service. She spent her undergraduate studies the University of Washington concentrating on politics, values, and social change. In 2004, she earned her Juris Doctorate from Gonzaga University School of Law, where she was President of the Moot Court Counsel and competed nationally in oral advocacy competitions. She began legal her career as an advocate working for renowned trial attorney Gerry Spence and then spent half a decade working for the Social Security Administration as an Attorney Advisor. She completed her career in government service as an Administrative Law Judge for the State of Washington before returning to her first love, public advocacy.

      • Maren Miller Bam Attorney

        Maren represents claimants in SSDI and SSI claims as well as Veterans seeking Service Connected Compensation Benefits through the Veterans Administration (VA). In addition to securing SSDI and SSI benefits for her clients, Maren has extensive experience serving as legal counsel to individuals with over-payment and cessations cases but is also available to provide hourly consultation services for individuals who need help.