Deborah M Nelson

Deborah M Nelson

Personal Injury Lawyer
Seattle, WA




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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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Highly Recommended!

Posted by: Kate about 1 month ago.

When we contacted and met with Deborah Nelson and Jeff Boyd of Nelson and Boyd Attorneys, they were very knowledgeable regarding my husband type of...

Medical Malpractice

Posted by: John about 2 months ago.

Deborah Nelson and Jeffrey Boyd represented my claim professionally and with great concern for the way my initial case was mis-handled by another...
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Bennett Asbury Hutson
Bennett Hutson

Gainesville, FL

6 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

6 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: 04/13/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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2009 – present

Boyd Trial Consulting


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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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2010- present Member

American Association for Justice, Insurance Law Section

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Showing 2 of 21 publications

2015 Shutting the Door on Legal Malpractice

Trial Magazine-American Association for Justice (AAJ)

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)

Speaking Engagements

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2015 Tips for Keeping the Medical Insurer from Mucking Up Your Liability Case

at Winter Conference, Lake Tahoe

2015 Selecting and Prepping Your Client

at Winning with Witnesses Seminar

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