John Robert Connelly JR

John Robert Connelly JR

Personal Injury Lawyer

Tacoma, WA





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About Me

John R. (Jack) Connelly, Jr. has been practicing in Tacoma and Seattle since 1981. A graduate of Stanford University and Hastings Law School, Connelly, has been selected to membership in Best Lawyers in America, was honored as Washington's Trial Lawyer of the Year in 2000, is an elected member of the American Board of Trial Advocates, and selected as Superlawyer and one of Washington's top 40...

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Client Reviews

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A tenacious advocate

Posted by: a Wrongful Death client over 6 years ago.

Jack represented our family in a wrongful death lawsuit against the Department of Corrections. At first glance, many may have seen this matter as a...
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Showing 2 of 4 peer endorsements

Michael S. Waddington
Michael Waddington

Evans, GA

3 months ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse John. He is a highly skilled attorney that is well respected in the legal community.
Stan Glisson
Stan Glisson

Bremerton, WA

About 3 years ago

Relationship: Worked together on matter

I endorse this lawyer. Jack does great work for his clients. I have not worked with a more dedicated or relentless attorney.
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1981 License Status: Active for the state of Washington.
Last updated by Avvo: 08/03/2014
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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1981 – present

Gordon, Thomas, Honeywell, Malanca, Peterson & Daheim


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1981 JD - Juris Doctor in Law

University of California, Hastings College of the Law


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2007 Best Lawyer's in America


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1998- 2000 Board of Trustees

Tacoma Pierce County Bar Association

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Showing 2 of 6 publications

2006 Eternal Vigilance - The Price of Liberty

Trial News Washington State Trial Lawyers

2006 The Threat is Real and It Is Here

Trial News Washington State Trial Lawyers

Speaking Engagements

Showing 2 of 8 occasions

2006 Opening Statement

at Trial Stars 2006

2006 Dealing with Tegman

at Not Above the Law - The Government as a Defendant

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