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Matthew N. Menzer

Matthew N. Menzer

Practice areas:

Personal Injury, Medical Malpractice, Wrongful Death, Litigation

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About Me

Matt Menzer is a graduate of Brown University and the U.C. Berkeley Boalt Hall School of Law.  He has represented injured persons since 1987.  Since 2004, Matt and the Menzer Law Firm have received the highest rating of "AV" from Martindale-Hubbell, based upon the evaluations submitted by the firm's peers,. The “A” signifies the highest level of legal ability, and the “V” denotes "very high" adherence to the professional standards of conduct, ethics, reliability, and diligence.




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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1988

  1. Medical Malpractice: 30%
    27 years
  2. Personal Injury: 30%
    27 years
  3. Litigation: 20%
    27 years
  4. Wrongful Death: 20%
    27 years



Hourly ($225-375/hour), Contingent (33-45%), Free Consultation (30 minutes)

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Contact Info

Menzer Law Firm, PLLC

705 2nd Ave # 800
Seattle, WA, 98104-1711




Professional Misconduct

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

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
AV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2011
Top LawyerSeattle Metropolitan Magazine2010
AV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2010
AV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2009
AV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2008
AV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2007
Pro Bono Publico Service CommendationWashington State Bar Association2006
AV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2006
AV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2005
AV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2004
Pro Bono Service CommendationWashington State Bar Association2003

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
OwnerMenzer Law Firm, PLLC2002 - Present
PartnerMcNaul Ebel Nawrot Helgren, PLLC1995 - 2002
AssociateCulp, Guterson & Grader1992 - 1995
AssociateLowenthal, August & Graham (Hawaii)1990 - 1992
Judicial Law ClerkUnited States District Court, Honolulu, Hawaii, Honorable Alan C. Kay1989 - 1990
Judicial Law ClerkUnited States Judge Magistrate, Southern District of New York, Honorable Nina Gershon1987 - 1988


Association NamePosition NameDuration
Washington State Trial Lawyers AssociationInstructor for Trial Lawyers Skill Training Seminar1995 - 1995
King County Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Washington State Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Washington State Association for JusticeEagle MemberN/A


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of California at Berkeley, Boalt Hall School of LawN/AJ.D.1987
Brown UniversityEnvironmental SciencesA.B.1981

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Subrogation ChallengesSubrogation Claims in Automobile Cases2013
Tort Law: A Year of Significant ChangeCivil Procedure Update2012
Litigation Of Estates, Trusts And Guardianships in WashingtonGuardianship Litigation2006
Successful Handling Of Wrongful Death Cases in WashingtonMaximizing the Recovery - Damages Issues in Wrongful Death and Survival Actions2005
Successful Handling Of Wrongful Death Cases in WashingtonMaximizing the Recovery - Damages Issues in Wrongful Death and Survival Actions2003
Maximizing the Recovery - Damages Issues in Wrongful Death and Survival ActionsMaximizing the Recovery2002
Continuing Legal EducationEssential Motion Practice for Criminal Defense Lawyer1997
"Why Choose Federal Court?"Exclusive and Concurrent Jurisdiction1993