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James Fitzgerald Williams

Litigation Attorney at Seattle, WA

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  • State Years
    Oregon - OR 1 year
    Washington - WA 30 years
    South Carolina - SC 35 years
    Dist. of Columbia - DC 34 years
  • Licensed for 1 year
    State OR
    Acquired 2023
    Status
    Active No misconduct found
  • Licensed for 30 years
    State WA
    Acquired 1994
    Status
    Active No misconduct found
  • Licensed for 35 years
    State SC
    Acquired 1988
    Status
    Good Standing No misconduct found
  • Licensed for 34 years
    State DC
    Acquired 1990
    Status
    Inactive No misconduct found

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Location

Perkins Coie
1201 3rd Ave Fl 48
Seattle, WA, 98101-3029

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Resume

AVVO RATING 10.0 (Superb)

Education

  • University of Virginia School of Law
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 1988
  • Citadel, Military College of South Carolina
  • BA - Bachelor of Arts
  • 1985

Associations

  • Inns of Court, Seattle Chapter
  • Member
  • 2002 - Present
  • American Civil Liberties Union
  • Washington Legal Committee
  • N/A
  • King County Bar Association
  • Judicial Screening Committee
  • N/A
  • Federal Bar Association
  • FBA Western District of Washington CLE Committee Co-chair
  • N/A
  • Loren Miller Bar Association
  • Brown v. Board of Education Celebration Committee, Chair
  • 2004 - 2004
  • Loren Miller Bar Association
  • Judicial Screening Committee, Chair
  • 2000 - 2005
  • Loren Miller Bar Association
  • President
  • 1998 - 1999
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Honors and Awards

  • Legal Achievement
  • Burton Awards
  • 2010
  • Super Lawyer, Business Litigation
  • Super Lawyer, Corporate Counsel Edition
  • 2010
  • Top 100 Super Lawyer
  • Washington Law & Politics Magazine
  • 2009
  • Super Lawyer, Business Litigation
  • Super Lawyer, Corporate Counsel Edition
  • 2009
  • President's Award
  • Loren Miller Bar Association
  • 2008
  • Top 100 Super Lawyer
  • Washington Law & Politics Magazine
  • 2008
  • Super Lawyer, Business Litigation
  • Super Lawyer, Corporate Counsel Edition
  • 2008
  • Top 100 Super Lawyer
  • Washington Law & Politics Magazine
  • 2007
  • Business Law Ambassdor
  • American Bar Association
  • 2006
  • President's Award
  • Washington State Bar Association
  • 2005
  • Business Law Ambassdor
  • American Bar Association
  • 2005
  • Business Law Ambassdor
  • American Bar Association
  • 2004
  • 40 Under 40
  • Puget Sound Business Journal
  • 2002
  • Rising Stars
  • Washington Law & Politics Magazine
  • 2000
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Publications

  • ABA Litigation journal
  • A Guide to Navigating Daubert's Reliability Factors
  • 2005
  • ABA Litigation journal
  • Punitive Damages After State Farm: Jurisprudential Developments and Legislative Trends
  • 2004
  • ABA Litigation journal
  • Document Retention Policies: The Civil and Criminal Rules of Engagement
  • 2004

Speaking Engagements

  • American Bar Association, Litigation Section / New York, NY
  • The Daubert Dozen: Twelve Expert Witness Issues That Can Make (or Break) Your Day
  • 2005
  • n/a
  • Hot Topics in Litigation Ethics
  • 2005
  • n/a
  • Voir Dire and Juror Selection
  • 2004
  • n/a
  • Punitive Damages in a Post-State Farm World
  • 2004
  • n/a
  • Meeting the Challenges of Today’s Electronic Discovery
  • 2004
  • n/a
  • Document Retention Policies and Procedures
  • 2004
  • n/a
  • Preparing for a Judicial Career
  • 2003
  • WSBA CLE
  • WSBA CLE Opening Statements
  • 2003
  • n/a
  • The Role of Corporate Citizenship in Building Healthy Communities
  • 2003
  • n/a
  • Trying Asbestos Cases
  • 2003
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Attorney endorsements

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Given (3)
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Litigation Attorney | Feb 04
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
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Lawsuits and disputes Attorney | Jun 07
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"James F. Williams is one of the best lawyers on the entire West Coast. He has an amazing ability to connect with jurors especially in complex legal matters. His work often involves "Bet the Company" litigation and if my company faced a legal challenge there is no question James F. Williams would be my lawyer. I endorse this lawyer's work."
Litigation Attorney | Jun 05
Relationship: Worked together on matter
"James is an amazing trial lawyer. "
Car accident
Administrative law
Bankruptcy and debt

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Seattle Litigation Lawyer James Fitzgerald Williams
James Fitzgerald Williams
Litigation Attorney
Seattle, WA
Licensed for 35 years