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Christopher Nicoll

Christopher Nicoll

also known as Chris Nicoll

Practice areas:

Cargo Defense, Insurance, Litigation

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1980

  1. Cargo Defense: 70%
    32 years, 500 cases
  2. Insurance: 20%
    27 years, 150 cases
  3. Litigation: 10%
    35 years, 400 cases

Attorney Endorsements

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    I endorse this lawyer. Diligent, capable and very knowledgeable.

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    Steven Gibbons Admiralty & Maritime Attorney
    Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

  • Thomas Frank Paul

    Chris is a terrific lawyer. He is a pleasure to work with, even as an adversary. He represents his clients with vigor, innovation and great skill, and obtains first class results.

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    Thomas Paul Admiralty & Maritime Attorney
    Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

Contact Info

1325 4th Ave Ste 1650
Seattle, WA, 98101-2505

Nicoll Black & Feig, PLLC

816 2nd Avenue Suite 300
Seattle, WA, 98104

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License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
WAActive199107/06/2015
IDAuthorized to practice law198008/12/2015
TXInactive 198808/25/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

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Awards

Award NameGrantorDate Granted
President's AwardWashington Defense Trial Lawyers2011

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
Senior MemberCozen O'Connor1999 - 2004
PartnerLane Powell Spears Lubersky1997 - 1999
PartnerBogle & Gates1991 - 1997
AssociateVinson & Elkins, LLP1988 - 1991
Lieutenant CommanderU.S. Navy Judge Advocate General's Corps1982 - 1988
Deputy Prosecuting AttorneyBlaine County Prosecuting Attorney1980 - 1982

Associations

Association NamePosition NameDuration
Washington Defense Trial LawyersMember2010 - Present
Marine Insurance Association of SeattleMember1992 - Present
Maritime Law Association of the United StatesMemberN/A
American Bar AssociationVice-ChairN/A

Publications

Publication NameTitleDate
21 U.S.F. Mar. L. J. 1Uberrimae Fidei: The Doctrine That's On Everyone's Lips2009
15 Idaho L. Rev. 323Idaho Code § 18-6105: A Limitation on the Use of Evidence Relating to the Prior Sexual Conduct of the Prosecutrix in Idaho Rape Trials1979

Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Idaho College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1980
Boston CollegeN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1977

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Annual Insurance SeminarMarine Insurance Basics and Important Recent Developments2012
Current Issues In Maritime Law“I’m not dead! I’m getting better…I think I’ll go for a walk!” Seamen’s Punitive Damage Claims Cheat Death: Exxon Shipping Co. v. Baker and Atlantic Sounding Co. v. Townsend2011
Day of EducationImportant Developments in the Law and Practice of Maintenance & Cure2010
Pacific Admiralty Seminar 2008Uberrimae Fidei: The Doctrine That’s On Everyone’s Lips2008