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Matt Menzer is a graduate of Brown University and the U.C. Berkeley Boalt Hall School of Law.  He has represented injured persons since 1987.  Since 2004, Matt and the Menzer Law Firm have received the highest rating of "AV" from Martindale-Hubbell, based upon the evaluations submitted by the firm's peers,. The “A” signifies the highest level of legal ability, and the “V” denotes "very high" adherence to the professional standards of conduct, ethics, reliability, and diligence.


 


 

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Practice areas

Licensed

  1. Medical Malpractice: 30%
    28 years
  2. Personal Injury: 30%
    28 years
  3. Litigation: 20%
    28 years
  4. Wrongful Death: 20%
    28 years

Payment

Fees:

Hourly ($225-375/hour), contingent (33-45%), Free consultation (30 minutes)

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  • Edward Cranston Harper

    I endorse this lawyer as we worked together on a complicated personal injury matter. Matt deftly handled the claim. It was not an easy case and with his help his client achieved an exemplary result.

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    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact info

Menzer Law Firm, PLLC

705 2nd Ave # 800
Seattle, WA, 98104-1711

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
WAActive199207/16/2016
HIActive199007/13/2016
CAInactive198805/24/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
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Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
AV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2011
Top LawyerSeattle Metropolitan Magazine2010
AV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2010
AV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2009
AV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2008
AV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2007
Pro Bono Publico Service CommendationWashington State Bar Association2006
AV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2006
AV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2005
AV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2004
Pro Bono Service CommendationWashington State Bar Association2003
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
OwnerMenzer Law Firm, PLLC2002 - Present
PartnerMcNaul Ebel Nawrot Helgren, PLLC1995 - 2002
AssociateCulp, Guterson & Grader1992 - 1995
AssociateLowenthal, August & Graham (Hawaii)1990 - 1992
Judicial Law ClerkUnited States District Court, Honolulu, Hawaii, Honorable Alan C. Kay1989 - 1990
Judicial Law ClerkUnited States Judge Magistrate, Southern District of New York, Honorable Nina Gershon1987 - 1988
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
King County Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Washington State Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Washington State Association for JusticeEagle MemberN/A
Washington State Trial Lawyers AssociationInstructor for Trial Lawyers Skill Training Seminar1995 - 1995
Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of California at Berkeley, Boalt Hall School of LawN/AJD - Juris Doctor1987
Brown UniversityEnvironmental SciencesA.B.1981
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Subrogation ChallengesSubrogation Claims in Automobile Cases2013
Tort Law: A Year of Significant ChangeCivil Procedure Update2012
Litigation Of Estates, Trusts And Guardianships in WashingtonGuardianship Litigation2006
Successful Handling Of Wrongful Death Cases in WashingtonMaximizing the Recovery - Damages Issues in Wrongful Death and Survival Actions2005
Successful Handling Of Wrongful Death Cases in WashingtonMaximizing the Recovery - Damages Issues in Wrongful Death and Survival Actions2003
Maximizing the Recovery - Damages Issues in Wrongful Death and Survival ActionsMaximizing the Recovery2002
Continuing Legal EducationEssential Motion Practice for Criminal Defense Lawyer1997
"Why Choose Federal Court?"Exclusive and Concurrent Jurisdiction1993