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Arthur D Leritz

About me

Representing clients in jury trials, arbitrations and mediations. Primary focus is personal injury.


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Practice areas


  1. Car Accidents: 55%
  2. Brain Injury: 40%
  3. Arbitration: 5%



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  • Jacob W Gent

    I have had the privilege of working with Arthur since 2010. He is an excellent litigator. He is extremely knowledgeable, always well prepared and a true professional in and outside of the courtroom. He cares deeply for his clients, always keeping them informed about their case and ensuring they are well prepared though every step of the litigation process.


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  • Jay Ignacio Nunez

    Routinely provides insightful and accurate advice on Avvo. I endorse this lawyer.


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Contact info

Adler Giersch PS

333 Taylor Avenue North
Seattle, WA, 98109-4619

Adler Giersch PS

4204 Colby Avenue
Everett, WA, 98203

Adler Giersch PS

14710 SE 36th Street
Bellevue, WA, 98006

Adler Giersch PS

1111 West Meeker Street
Kent, WA, 98032



We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Super Lawyer HonoreeWashington Super Lawyers2015
100 Best Companies to Work ForSeattle Business Magazine2015
Super Lawyer HonoreeWashington Super Lawyers2014
AV Peer Review RatingMartindale-Hubbell2013
MemberMillion Dollar Advocates Forum2011
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PrincipalAdler Giersch PS2010 - Present
Associate AttorneyGardner Bond Trabolsi, PLLC2001 - 2010
Associate AttorneyPhillips & Webster, PLLC1999 - 2001
Association namePosition nameDuration
Washington State Association for JusticeCLE Planning Committee2011 - Present
Washington State Association for JusticeMember2010 - Present
American Association for JusticeEagle Member2010 - Present
Brain Injury Association of WashingtonMember2010 - Present
Washington State Chiropractic AssociationMember2010 - Present
Million Dollar AdvocateMember2010 - Present
Snohomish County Bar AssociationMember2009 - Present
King County Bar AssociationMember2005 - Present
Washington State Bar AssociationMember1999 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Rear-ended at 60mph in I-90 tunnel.Arbitrator awarded $50,000.00 at Arbitration, the maximum allowed under Mandatory Arbitration.
Honda vs. Monster pickup truck - head onSettled for third party limits of $250,000 and underlying umbrella limits of $1,000,000.00
Driver turns in front of motorcycle at 4-way stopSettled for $250,000.00
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Publication nameTitleDate
The AdvocateThe Correlation of High Signal Intensity Zones on MRI and Low Back Pain2013
Adler Giersch BlogTraffic Citations and Personal Injury Lawsuits2012
Adler Giersch BlogVehicle Recall Notices v. Technical Service Bulletins: What's the Difference?2012
Adler Giersch BlogWinter Weather and Common Questions2012
Adler Giersch BlogTraffic Fatalities Down Nationally but Distracted Driving Still A Problem2012
Adler Giersch Blog"Outrageous" Conduct and the Law2012
Adler Giersch BlogThe Recreational Use Statute: It's Not Always Fun and Games2012
Adler Giersch BlogDog Ownership and Strict Liability: What You Should Know2012
The AdvocateMedicare and the Billing Quandry2012
Personal Injury Updates BlogBicycle Injury Statistics2012
King County Bar BulletinPTSD: Causes, Symptoms and Treatment2012
The AdvocateBiomechanics Matter: Rotated Head at Impact Significantly Increases the Risk for Cervical Facet Capsular Injuries2012
Personal Injury Resources (ISBN 978-1-59571-788-7)Understanding Legal and Insurance Concepts & Terms2012
Adler Giersch BlogParents: Provding Alcohol to Minors In Washington State Will Get You Into Trouble2012
From Injury to Action: Navigating Your Personal Injury ClaimChapter 24: Inside the Mind of A Former Insurance Attorney2011
PerspectivesRules of the Waterway: Boating and Traumatic Injury Claims2011
The AdvocateRules of the Waterway: Boating and Traumatic Injury Claims2011
The AdvocateLegal Update: Medical Doctor Sues Hospital for Medical Negligence and Changes Law on Access to its Quality Assurance Data2011
Personal Injury Updates BlogWhat do you do if you slip and fall at a retail store?2011
The AdvocateDog Bites and Strict Liability: What You Need to Know2011
The AdvocateWhat Is a "Reasonable Fee" For Deposition Testimony2010
Washington State Supreme CourtHodge v. Raab2004
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Gerry Spence Trial Lawyers CollegeDirect and Cross ExaminationCertificate2012
Gerry Spence Trial Lawyers CollegeOpening StatementsCertificate2011
Willamette University College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1999
University of WashingtonPolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts1996
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
The 11th Annual Pacific NorthwestLegal Pitfalls of Presenting a TBI Case2013
Whiplash, Spinal Trauma, and the Personal Injury CaseLive Demonstration on Effectively Preparing and Presenting Chiropractic Testimony at Deposition2012
Handling The Traumatic Brain Injury CaseDefense Perspective: Common Mistakes Plaintiffs Attorneys Make When Representing A Traumatically Brain Injured Client2012
WSCA Fall ConferenceHow to Prepare for Direct and Cross-Examination2011
Whiplash, Spinal Trauma, and the Personal Injury CaseHow Insurers deny Chiropractic2011
Medicine for Lawyers: Connective Tissue InjuriesMedicine for Lawyers2011
Lessons from the Dark Side: How Insurers Attack Healthcare Records and Deny Patient Treatment BillsInsurance and Continuing Education2011
Effectively Managing Your Personal Injury Cases, Insurers and Attorneys from Start to FinishExpert Services - Getting Paid for Records, Reports and Expert Testimony2011
Effectively Managing Personal Injury Cases, Insurers, and Attorneys from Start to FinishExpert Services2011