Deborah M Nelson

Deborah M Nelson

Personal Injury Lawyer
Seattle, WA




No Misconduct



About Me

Deborah Nelson is a Past President of the Washington State Trial Lawyers Association. She has been honored by her peers receiving the "Super Lawyer" designation from Washington Law Politics each year since 2003. Deborah's professionalism and passion for her clients are hallmarks of her law practice. She focuses her plaintiff's personal injury practice on brain injury cases,catastrophic personal...

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Practice Areas

Payments & Fees


Contingent (33%-40%)

Client Reviews

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Attorney Malpractice/Medical Malpractice

Posted by: Alan 7 months ago.

We used the firm of Nelson Boyd, and were represented by Deborah Nelson and Jeffery Boyd in our lawsuit against an attorney who mis-handled our...

Positive Review

Posted by: Donna almost 2 years ago.

This was my first experience with a lawyer.She was comfortable to work with and a warm personality.She was excellent at explaining every move. She...
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Showing 2 of 15 peer endorsements

Bennett Asbury Hutson
Bennett Hutson

Gainesville, FL

3 months ago

Relationship: Friend

Ms. Nelson is a skilled, compassionate advocate who knows how to achieve the very best results for her clients. If you have a serious matter, meet...
Martin W. Judnich
Martin Judnich

Missoula, MT

3 months ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Ms. Nelson is a very experienced attorney that often contributes to complex areas of the law.
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1993 License Status: Active for the state of Washington.
Last updated by Avvo: 01/03/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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2007 – 2009

Nelson Langer Nelson, PLLC


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1993 JD - Juris Doctorate in Law

University of Cincinnati College of Law


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2014 Super Lawyer

Washington Law & Politics Magazine


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1993- present Member

American Bar Association

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Showing 2 of 20 publications

2011 Book Review: Delay Deny Defend - Why Insurance Companies Don't Pay Claims and What You Can Do About It

Trial (American Association for Justice)

2010 New Eagle Members Fly In From Out of State

Trial News, Washington State Trial Lawyers

Speaking Engagements

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2011 Assessing, Preparing and Executing Bad Faith Claims While Litigating the Coverage Case

at Annual Convention

2010 Using the Consumer Protection Act to Leverage Your Client's Insurance Bad Faith Claims

at Winter Conference

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