James F Whitehead III

James F Whitehead III

Personal Injury Lawyer
Seattle, WA




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About Me

Jim Whitehead lectures and writes frequently on a variety of legal issues.  He was for many years a member of the faculty of the Port of Seattle’s annual international trade seminar and was a member of the organizing committee of the Pacific Northwest Admiralty Law Institute, which for many years sponsored seminars on issues of interest to the maritime industry.  He has spoken at seminars...

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Practice Areas

Payments & Fees

Payment Types

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Client Reviews

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Medical Malpractice

Posted by: Shawn over 2 years ago.

I was seriously injured in my doctor’s office. The doctors involved and the entire Western Washington medical community blacklisted me. Jim...
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Steven V. Gibbons
Steven Gibbons

Seattle, WA

Over 3 years ago

Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

I endorse this lawyer. Very knowledgeable and capable trial lawyer. Exercises very good judgment at all times.
Thomas Frank Paul
Thomas Paul

Seattle, WA

Almost 8 years ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Jim is a terrific lawyer and is a pleasure to work with. He represents his clients with vigor, innovation and great skill, and obtains first class...
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1975 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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2008 – present

Law Office of James F. Whitehead


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1975 JD - Juris Doctor in Law

University of Michigan Law School


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2015 AV Preeminent Rated



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2008- present Contract arbitrator

NOAA's Crab Rationalization Program for Bering Sea Aleutian Island crab fisheries

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1981 Deviation: Should the Doctrine Apply to On-Deck Carriage?

Maritime Lawyer