Ian Warner

Board Member

Before joining the Mayor’s Office (4 administrations ago) Warner was an associate with Dorsey & Whitney LLP. He represented clients in federal and state proceedings across a range of industries including technology, employment, and construction. Additionally, Warner worked on the monitoring team that oversees the Seattle Police Department’s implementation of the federal consent decree, including the systematic review of the use of force incidents and the use of emerging technology by the department.

Warner has also served as the President of the Loren Miller Bar Association, which is a chapter of the oldest and largest organization of African American attorneys in the United States. He also serves on the Federal Judicial Merit Selection Committee, which is charged with selecting candidates for federal judgeships in Seattle.

While attending the University of Washington School of Law, he served as President of the Black Law Students Association.

In his free time, Warner enjoys cooking, his declining ability to play basketball, and traveling.