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Ron Perey

Ron Perey

Practice areas:

Medical Malpractice

About Me

Ron Perey has been a personal injury and medical malpractice trial lawyer for 38 years, and has tried over 250 jury trials. He received his B.A. degree from Miami University in 1968 and his J.D. degree from Ohio State University College of Law. His practice is devoted to representing persons suffering catastrophic personal injuries caused by medical malpractice and auto accidents. He has extensive experience with birth injuries and brain injuries.

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1968

  1. Medical Malpractice: 100%
    46 years

Attorney Endorsements

2 total

  • Colin Michael Scott

    Experience is important in our profession and Ron has it in spades. His track record speaks for itself and has earned him a spot among Washington's top trial lawyers.

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    Colin Scott Personal Injury Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Douglas T Weinmaster

    Ron Perey has 38 years of experience in personal injury, medical malpractice mediation, arbitration and trial. He has tried hundreds of jury trials before the state and federal courts in Washington, as well as Washington State Supreme Court & the United States Sumpreme Court. He devotes his life to helping people who have suffered tragedies at the hands of negligent doctors, nurses, and hospitals. I highly recommend Ron Perey as a plaintiff's trial lawyer and I am honored to work with him.

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    Douglas Weinmaster Medical Malpractice Attorney
    Relationship: Co-worker

Contact Info

Perey Law Group, PLLC

1606 8th Ave N.
Seattle, WA, 98109

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
WAActive196807/06/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
The Ohio State University College of Law ScholarshipOhio State University1965
"M" Club (association of varsity athletes)Miami University1965
President's Club (association of select alumni)Miami University1965
177 lb. Mid-American Conference Wrestling ChampionMid-American Conference (MAC)1965
Cuyahoga County Alumni ScholarshipCuyahoga County Alumni1965
Miami University Varsity Wrestling TeamMiami University1961
Voted One of Seattle's Super LawyersN/AN/A
Listed in Bar Register of Preeminent LawyersN/AN/A
Listed in Who's Who in the WestWho's Who in the WestN/A
Listed in Who's Who in AmericaN/AN/A
Listed in Who's Who in American LawWho's Who in American LawN/A
Listed in Best Lawyers in SeattleN/AN/A
Listed in Best Lawyers in AmericaN/AN/A
Certifed Civil Trial Specialist N/AN/A
Awarded an "av" rating by Martindale-HubbellN/AN/A

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
OwnerPerey Law Group, PLLC1992 - Present
PartnerPerey-Langley1986 - 1992
PartnerPerey & Smith1983 - 1986
PartnerReed, McClure, Moceri & Thonn1968 - 1973

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Damage Attorneys Round Table (DART)Past-President1989 - 2007
American Board of Trial AdvocatesPast-President1989 - Present
American Association for JusticeDelegate1989 - 1990
Federal Bar AssociationMember1982 - Present
Washington State Trial Lawyers AssociationMember1968 - Present
American Association for JusticeMember1968 - Present
King County Bar AssociationMember1968 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember1968 - Present
Washington State Bar AssociationMember1968 - Present
Roscoe Pound FoundationFellowN/A

Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
Washington State Trial Lawyers AssociationUpdate on Washington's New Medical Malpractice Law: Pre-Suit Certificate of Merit Requirement is Unconstitutional2007
Washington State Association Trial NewsTriple Trap for the Medical Malpractice Trial Lawyer2007
American Association for JusticePremises Liability Report: Near Pool Drowning Puts Teenager in Persistent Vegetative State2007
Washington State Trial Lawyers Association Trial NewsHIgh-Low Agreements: Their Risks & Benifits2006
Washington State Trial Lawyers AssociationRepayment Obligations from Tort Recovery for Medical Expenses Under Federal Law, State Law and Contract2005
UnknownWhose Expert Is It Anyway? — Does CR 32(a)(5)(A) Make a Specially-Retained, Non-Testifying, Out-of-State Expert’s Discovery Deposition Available to the Opposition at Trial?,2005
Damage Attorneys Round TableEffective Use of a Jury Consultant2004
Damage Attorneys Round Table What to do When the Defense Offers an Annuity Salesperson as a Damages “Expert”. The Counterattack (& Update), 2004
Washington State Trial Lawyers AssociationHow to Prepare to Examine and Cross Examine the Expert on Pertinent Research2003
Washington State Trial Lawyers Association Trial NewsThe Constitutional Right to an Impartial Jury is Alive and Well in Washington State2003
Washington State Trial Lawyers AssociationWe'd All Go Down Together2003
Damage Attorneys Round TableLegal Developments Past, Present & Future2002
Washington State Trial Lawyers Association Trial NewsCan a Hospital Physician be a "Good Samaritan"? Not in a Non-Emergency, Says One Washington Court2002
UnknownWhatever I See or Hear…I Shall Not Divulge: Doctor as Protector of Patient Confidentiality or Corporate Speaking Agent?2001
Washington State Trial Lawyers AssociationDirect Actions Against Insurers of Common Carriers2001
Damage Attorneys Round Table Is Once Enough?: Recovery for Wrongful Death after Settling an Underlying Personal Injury or Medical Malpractice Claim2001
Washington State Trial Lawyers AssociationPreparing Cases to Win — Issues in Working with Medical Witnesses2000
Mississippi Trial Lawyers Association Trying the Automobile Injury Case in Washington: Is it Different in Mississippi?2000
American Board of Trial Advocates Symposium on International Law1998
Association of Trial Lawyers of AmericaHow to Make the Most Out of Depositions1998
The International Academy of CytologyCervical Cancer and the Misdiagnosed Pap Smear, from the Task Force on Medicolegal Affairs, Diagnostic Cytology Towards the 21st Century1998
Washington State Trial Lawyers AssociationCervical Cancer and the Misdiagnosed Pap Smear,1998
UnknownWinning the Battle of the Experts: The Selection, Preparation, Potential Problems and Use of Experts and Evidence in a Major Injury Case,1997
Washington State Bar AssociationUse or Misuse of Consulting Experts: The Eternal Conflict Between Experts and Lawyers1996
The Academy of Florida Trial LawyersCervical Cancer and the Misdiagnosed Pap Smear1995
King County Bar AssociationRight to Know Bill: Plaintiff’s Perspective1993
Damage Attorneys Round Table Cervical Cancer, a Case Study1993
Damage Attorneys Round Table Summary of a Proposed Lawsuit Against an Insurance Company for Failure to Disclose First-Party Insurance Benefits1992
Trial Lawyers of British Columbia Liability for AIDS Contracted by Hemophiliacs and Others from Blood Factor Concentrate and Blood Transfusions1992
Washington State Trial Lawyers AssociationMoving from a Defense Practice to a Plaintiff’s Practice1992
14 Trial Diplomacy Journal 137Liability for AIDS Contracted by Hemophiliacs and Others From Blood Factor Concentrate and Blood Transfusions1992
Damage Attorneys Round TableThe Eternal Conflict Between Medical Experts and Attorneys1991
Washington State Trial Lawyers AssociationLiability for AIDS Contracted from Blood Products and Blood Transfusions1991
Washington State Trial Lawyers Association Trial NewsWill Contests in Washington: Principle and Practice1991
UnknownTrying the Automobile Injury Case in Washington1991
Washington State Bar AssociationEmerging Damage Theories: Psychological Damages and Others1990
Washington State Bar AssociationEmerging Damage Theories: Psychological Damages and Others1990
Washington State Bar AssociationThe Trial: Strategic Decisions and Pre-Trial Preparation1990
Seattle-King County Bar Association & King County Medical Society Interprofessional Handbook: Guidelines for Physicians/Attorneys1990
Fire Litigation SourcebookPropane Flash Fire: Defective Piping System, Inadequate Odorization1989
Washington State Trial Lawyers AssociationDemonstration of Jury Selection1989
International College of Surgeons The Non-Treating Physician as an Expert Witness on behalf of a Plaintiff in a Medical Negligence Case1989
Washington State Trial Lawyers Association Trial NewsDirect Actions Against Insurers: Washington Law Permits Naming the Liability Insurer of a Common Carrier for Hire1989
Washington State Trial Lawyers AssociationStatement of Facts for Voir Dire Demonstration1989
Washington State Trial Lawyers AssociationInitial Evaluation of the Injured Person, The Injury, and The Value of the Case1989
Association of Trial Lawyers of AmericaMedical Negligence Litigation: The Plaintiff's Case in Chief1989
Fire Litigation QuarterlyA Short Course in LP-Gas Litigation, Patton1988
Washington State Trial Lawyers AssociationEconomic Loss: Evaluation, Presentation and Handling the Defense Economist1988
Academy of Florida Trial LawyersLP-Gas Explosion Litigation1988
UnknownEmergency Medical Malpractice1988
UnknownOrthopedics for Lawyers: The Extremities1987
Washington State Trial Lawyers AssociationA Short Course in LP-Gas Litigation1987
Seattle-King County Bar AssociationDealing with Perceived Witness Problems1987
Washington State Trial Lawyers AssociationBusiness Torts: Innovative Drafting of Instructions to Help Clarify Complex Issues for a Jury1984
Washington State Bar AssociationReasonableness Hearings and Settlements of Multi-Defendant Tort Litigation1984
11 California Western International Law Journal 32The Termination of Representation Agreements: The Application of Foreign Law and the Concept of Abuso De Derecho, 1981
Washington State Bar AssociationCompelling Attendance and Production of Documents1980
American Bar Association Annual Meeting Section of LitigationIntentional Interference with Existing Contract and Prospective Advantage--Trial Demonstration1980
National Lawyer’s Guild Police Misconduct: The Defense Perspective, 1979
Washington State Bar AssociationNon-Impact Damage Recovery in Washington1977
American Board of Trial Advocates Masters in Trial ProgramTrial Demonstration- From Opening Statements to Jury DeliberationsN/A
Damage Attorneys Round Table ConventionsLecturer on Various Topics of LawN/A

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Ohio State University Moritz College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1968
Miami University of OhioPolitical Science and SpanishBachelor of Arts1965

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
What to do When the Defense Offers an Annuity Salesperson as a Damages "Expert." The Counterattack (& Update)Expert Witnesses2004
Legal Developments Past, Present & FutureDiscused changed in the legal field2002
Is Once Enough?: Recovery for Wrongful Death after Settling an Underlying Personal Injury or Medical Malpractice ClaimSuing for wrongful death after settlement2001
How to Make the Most Out of DepositionsHow to get the most information from a witness during a deposition1998
Cervical Cancer & the Mis-dx Pap Smear, from Task Force on Medicolegal Affairs, Diagnostic Cytology Towards 21st CenturyMedical Malpractice1998
Winning the Battle of the Experts: The Selection, Preparation, Potential Probelsm & Use of Experts & Evidence in a Major CaseExperts1997
Cervical Cancer and the Misdiagnosed Pap SmearMisdiagnosing Cancer1995
Medical Negligence Litigation: The Plaintiff's Case in ChiefLitigation in a medical negligence case1989
Demonstation of Jury SelectionJury Selection1989
LP-Gas Explosion LitigationProducts Liability Litigation1988