Authorized Financial Institutions

Pursuant to an Order of the Supreme Court of Washington, lawyers, limited practice officers, and limited license legal technicians may only hold IOLTA deposits in financial institutions that have been certified as eligible by the Legal Foundation of Washington. Authorized financial institutions are those in compliance with the interest rate comparability and other provisions of ELC 15.4, ELC 15.7 and ELPOC 15.4 governing IOLTA and other trust accounts.

The following institutions have been certified as eligible to hold IOLTA and other trust funds. Please check back frequently for additions to this list.

1st Century Bank

1st Security Bank of Washington

Alerus Financial, NA

Albina Community Bank

AmericanWest Bank

Anchor Bank

Baker Boyer Bank

Bank of America

Bank of Fairfield

Bank of Oswego, The

Bank of the Cascades

Bank of the Pacific, The

Bank of the West

Bank of Washington, The

Bank Reale


Banner Bank

BMO Harris Bank N.A.

Business Bank

Cashmere Valley Bank
CenterPointe Community Bank
Chase Bank
City National Bank

Coastal Community Bank

Columbia Community Bank
Columbia State Bank

Commencement Bank

Commerce Bank of Washington

Community Bank

Community First Bank

Coulee Dam Federal Credit Union

East West Bank

Eastside Commercial Bank

Esquire Bank

Evergreen Direct Credit Union

Farmers State Bank

Fife Commercial Bank

First American Trust

First Citizens Bank

First Federal
First Republic Bank

First Savings Bank Northwest

First Sound Bank

Foundation Bank
Golf Savings Bank
Harborstone Credit Union

Heritage Bank

HomeStreet Bank

HomeTown Bank

Idaho Trust Bank

Inland Northwest Bank

Islanders Bank

Key Bank

Kitsap Bank

Liberty Bay Bank

Mountain Pacific Bank

Mountain West Bank
MUFG Union Bank, N.A.

North Cascades National Bank

Northern Trust Bank

Northwest Bank

Northwest Commercial Bank

Olympia Credit Union

Olympia Federal Savings

One PacificCoast Bank
OnPoint Community Credit Union
Opus Bank

Pacific Continental Bank

Pacific Crest Savings Bank

Peoples Bank

Plaza Bank

Prime Pacific Bank

Puget Sound Bank

Regal Financial Bank

Regents Bank


Riverview Community Bank

Seattle Bank

Security State Bank

Skagit State Bank

Sound Banking Company

Sound Community Bank

South Sound Bank

State Bank Northwest

Thurston First Bank

Timberland Bank

Twin City Bank

Twin River National Bank

TwinStar Credit Union

Umpqua Bank


US Bank

Washington Business Bank

Washington Federal Savings

Washington Trust Bank

Wells Fargo Bank

Wheatland Bank