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Jeffrey Iver Tilden

also known as Jeff Tilden

Practice areas:

Litigation, Personal Injury, Toxic Tort, Commercial, Insurance

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1981

  1. Insurance: 20%
  2. Commercial: 20%
  3. Toxic Tort: 20%
  4. Personal Injury: 20%
  5. Litigation: 20%

Attorney Endorsements

1 total

  • Aaron V Rocke

    Jeff's legal insight and common sense make him a formidable opponent, and his passion for his clients make him a persuasive advocate. He is routinely selected by lawyers in the community as a top lawyer in the state.


    Aaron Rocke Employment & Labor Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Gordon Tilden Thomas & Cordell LLP

1001 Fourth Avenue Suite 4000
Seattle, WA, 98154-1007



Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Band 1 General Commercial LitigationChambers & Partners USA Guide2012
Outstanding Defense Trial LawyerWashington Defense Trial Lawyers2007
President's AwardWashington Defense Trial Lawyers2002

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerPerkins Coie1981 - 1996

Association NamePosition NameDuration
American Board of Trial AdvocatesState Chair2011 - 2012
American College of Family Trial LawyersState Chair2007 - 2009
American Board of Trial AdvocatesMember2002 - Present
American College of Trial LawyersFellow2000 - Present
Washington Defense Trial LawyersPresident1993 - 1994
Washington Defense Trial LawyersPresident1993 - 1994

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Manos vs. VoelkerRepayment of $28 million by corporate insider
Weyerhaeuser Co. vs. Commercial Union Ins. Co.Plaintiff's verdicts in two trials
Douglass vs. City of SeattleSettlements totalling $10 million

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Publication NameTitleDate
University of Virginia Law ReviewBig Mama Rag: An Inquiry into Vagueness1981

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Virginia School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1981
University of Alabama - Tuscaloosa (main campus)PhilosophyBA - Bachelor of Arts1977

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
DozensDozens of speeches on trial practice and substantive topics 1985 to presentN/A