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Richard S. Lowell

also known as Rick Lowell

About me

Hi! I'm Rick Lowell. Following a stint as a Navy submariner, I went to law school and then began working with insurance companies, representing those who allegedly caused injury to others. Soon I expanded my practice to help those who have been injured by others. I am able to apply the knowledge & experience obtained in my insurance defense work to maximize my injury clients' recoveries. Visit and please call me to discuss your legal concerns. I look forward to helping you!


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Practice areas


  1. Personal Injury: 45%
    30 years
  2. Car Accident: 45%
    30 years
  3. Insurance: 5%
    30 years
  4. Medical Malpractice: 5%
    30 years


Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

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


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    I endorse this lawyer's work. Richard is a very skilled personal injury lawyer. He providies an unqualified commitment to the best interests of his client and is professional in his relationships with bench and bar.


    Sidney Strong Appeals Attorney
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Contact info

Magnuson Lowell, P.S.

8201 164th Ave. NE
Suite 200
Redmond, WA, 98052


We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
AV Peer Rating (Pre-eminent)Martindale-Hubbell2011
Top Lawyers of 2010Seattle Met Magazine2010
AV Peer Review Rating (Pre-eminent)Martindale-Hubbell2010
Who's WhoHeritage Registry2009
AV Peer Review RatingMartindale-Hubbell2009
AV Peer Review RatingMartindale-Hubbell2008
AV Peer Review RatingN/A2007
Certificate of AppreciationNorthshore School District2006
AV Peer Review RatingN/A2006
AV Peer Review RatingN/A2005
AV Peer Review RatingN/A2004
Who's Who in American LawN/A1993
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Senior LitigatorMagnuson Lowell, P.S.1990 - Present
ArbitratorKing County Superior Court1989 - Present
AttorneyBetts Patterson & Mines, P.S.1986 - 1990
Judicial Law Clerk/BailiffDenver (CO) District Court1984 - 1984
Nuclear Submarine OfficerU.S. Navy1978 - 1983
Association namePosition nameDuration
Washington Defense Trial LawyersMember2007 - Present
Federal Bar (E. Dist. of Washington)N/A2002 - Present
Washington State Association for JusticeMember1993 - Present
Federal Bar (W. Dist. of Washington)N/A1988 - Present
King County Bar AssociationN/A1986 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Jiang v. King County, et al.Summary Judgment; dismissing defendant Smith
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Publication nameTitleDate
Magnuson Lowell Law TalkMagnuson Lowell Law Talk2009
De NovoEditorial Advisory Board - Young Lawyer's Division of the Washington State Bar Association1988
PersonnelEqual Employment Opportunity - Are You Overlooking the Application Form?1982
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Colorado School of LawN/AJD - Juris Doctor1986
United States Naval AcademyOceanographyOther - Bachelors1978
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Advanced Uninsured/Underinsured Motorist LawWhether Insured or Insurer - Wouldn't It Be Nice if IFCA Wasn't Necessary2012
Litigation Basics Seminar for Washington State Trial Lawyers AssociationPersonal Injury - Handling Mandatory Arbitration - Suggestions and Warnings From Someone Who Has Served All Three Roles (Arbitrator, Plaintiff's Counsel and Defendant's Counsel)2007
Business Law ClassCivil Litigation2006