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James Robert Dixon

James Robert Dixon

Practice areas:

Criminal Defense, Personal Injury

About Me

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1988

  1. Personal Injury: 50%
  2. Criminal Defense: 50%



Free Consultation (30 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

11 total 

  • Michael Edward Haas

    For the past couple years I have had the pleasure of working with Jim on a very complex criminal case that we recently won. Words tend to fail me when I try to describe just how incredible he is - as an attorney and as a person. Put simply and after having spent nearly 25 years in this business, I feel very comfortable stating that Jim is one of the best criminal defense lawyers I've met. He is brilliant, funny, an incredible writer and devastating to the other side in the court room. He is honest, calm in a storm and tenacious beyond belief. Jim is truly an attorney's attorney. I endorse him without reservation in both criminal defense and personal injury matters.


    Michael Haas Government Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

  • Derek P Radtke

    I have opposed Jim on many cases over the years in the personal injury area. Because of the confidence I have in his abilities as a trial lawyer, I have referred clients to him when in need of a criminal defense attorney.


    Derek Radtke Personal Injury Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Dixon & Cannon, Ltd.

Two Union Square
601 Union Street, Suite 3230
Seattle, WA, 98101




Professional Misconduct

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

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Legal Answers

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
Founding PartnerDixon & Cannon, Ltd.2005 - Present
Senior Trial CounselAllstate Insurance Company2001 - 2004
Supervising AttorneyNielsen, Broman & Associates1995 - 2001
Trial AttorneyAssociated Counsel for the Accused1989 - 1995


Association NamePosition NameDuration
Washington State Bar Rules CommitteeBoard Member2006 - 2007
Washington State Trial Lawyers Association Rules CommitteeBoard Member2005 - 2007
Washington State Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Federal District Court BarMemberN/A
Washington Association of Criminal Defense AttorneysMemberN/A
Washington State Trial Lawyers AssociationEagle MemberN/A


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Gerry Spence Trial Lawyers CollegeN/AUnknown2014
University of California at Berkeley, Boalt Hall School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1988

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Looking Down the Road in your Auto CaseUse of Particular Vulnerability Instructions2013
Search and SeizureChallenging Search Warrants2010
Totally Tuesday CLEUnderstanding ER 404(b)2006
District Court 101The Defense Perspective2006
Totally Tuesday CLEMaking a Record for Appeal2000
Criminal Defense in Courts of Limited JurisdictionRALJ Appeals1994