Gordon Charles Webb is recognized by the American Society of Legal Advocates as one of the Top 100 Litigation Lawyers in the State of Washington. He has successfully represented hundreds of people in Personal Injury and Medical Malpractice cases around the United States.
Gordon is a principal founding member of Seattle Maritime Attorneys and the Webb Law Firm, a full service firm with offices in Bellevue and Seattle at Fisherman's Terminal. Gordon is a Seattle-Bellevue based attorney practicing in all State and Federal Courts of the State of Washington. Gordon holds a Master’s Degree in Law from Tulane University Law School. He has represented hundreds of people in personal injury, wage claims, bankruptcy claims and other matters involving litigation, trials, arbitration and mediations of cases arising in Alaska, Washington, California, the East Coast and other interesting venues around the world.
In addition to his extensive litigation practice, Gordon has been recognized by the American Society of Legal Advocates as one of the top 100 Litigation lawyers in the State of Washington. He is also recognized by the Washington State Bar Association and the Canadian Consulate General for his Pro Bono and Public Service Work assisting low income families and governmental entities.
Gordon was admitted to the bar in 1993, Washington, and he is licensed to practice in the following courts: U.S. District Court, Western District of Washington; U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Washington; U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Western District of Washington; U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Eastern District of Washington; The United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit. He has practiced pro hace vice in federal courts of California, Massachusetts and Maine.
Gordon Charles Webb was born in Seattle and raised in the greater Puget Sound area. In his youth he raced A-Stock hydroplanes with Seattle Outboard Association competeting in the Seafair Greenlake Regattas and the Sammamish Slough Race. He is also licensed to fly single engine aircraft, and enjoys piloting seaplanes. Following high school Webb worked as a commercial fisherman aboard tuna boats fishing in the South Pacific. He returned to Seattle to study marine construction and design at Gomper's School of Boat Building and Design before launching Frontier Boat Corporation, manufactures of fishing boats for the Alaskan commercial fishing industry throughout the Aleutian Islands. After selling the company to a Danish Corporation, Gordon decided to go to law school.
Education: Seattle University (B.A., Cum Laude, 1987); University of Idaho (J.D., 1992); Tulane University Law School (Master of Laws in Admiralty 1993 - Tulane Maritme Law Journal).
Member: Tulane Maritime Law Review. Washington State Trial Lawyers Association (Eagle Member); Florida State Trial Lawyers Association; Maritime Law Association of the United States; Washington State Bar Association; King County Bar Association.
PRACTICE AREAS: Personal Injury; Maritime Injuries-nationwide; Motor Vehicle Accidents; Cruise Ship Injuries - nationwide; Wrongful Death; Vessel Arrests; Personal and Business Bankruptcy; Maritime Wage Claims - nationwide; Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) Wage Claims-nationwide; Jones Act Claims - nationwide.
Languages spoken: Spanish, English
Contingent (25-40%), Free consultation (25 minutes)
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Christopher Green, Consumer protection Attorney
Relationship: Worked together on matter
Gordon is one of the most experienced attorneys in Seattle in Federal court and has a great depth of knowledge that benefits his clients. Very tenacious and committed to results for his clients and great to work with.
George Kargianis, Medical malpractice Attorney
Relationship: Worked together on matter
I endorse this lawyer. I have worked with Mr. Webb on numerous complex litigation matters during the past several years. Mr. Webb is an extremely competent, qualified attorney that gets outstanding results for his clients.
|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|10 Top Personal Injury Attorneys in Washington State||American Institute of Personal Injury Attorneys||2017|
|Top 100 Litigation Lawyers in Washington State||The American Society of Legal Advocates||2016|
|Certified Attorney of 9th Circuit||US Court Appeals 9th Circuit||2008|
|Pro Bono Publico Service Commendation||Washington State Bar Association||2004|
|Tulane Maritime Law Journal - Associate Member||Tulane Law School||1993|
|Certifcate of Merit - Pro Bono Publico||The Canadian Consulate General||1993|
|Bar Admission||Washington State Bar Association||1993|
|Member||Tulane Maritime Law Journel||1992|
|Cum Laude||Seattle University||1987|
|Attorney||Seattle Maritime Attorneys||2010 - Present|
|Partner||WEBB LAW FIRM||1995 - Present|
|Attorney||Webb Corporation||1993 - Present|
|Law Associate||Bauer Moynihan||1993 - 1995|
|N/A||Irwin Myklebust & Savage||1991 - 1992|
|Washington State Attorney Generals Office||Consumer Protection Division||1987 - 1988|
|N/A||City of Seattle Law Department||1986 - 1987|
|Law Intern||Seattle King County Public Defenders Association||1985 - 1986|
|CEO||Frontier Boat Corporation||1980 - 1983|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|American Society of Legal Advocates||Top 100 Litigation Lawyers in Washington State||2016 - Present|
|Maritime Law Association of the United States, Recreational Boating Committee||Voting Member||2010 - Present|
|Maritime Law Association of the United States, Marine Torts and Casualties Committee||Voting Member||2010 - Present|
|Maritime Law Association of the United States, Cruise Lines and Passenger Ships Committee||Voting Member||2010 - Present|
|United States Court of Appeals For the Ninth Circuit||Attorney and Counselor of Law||2008 - Present|
|King County Superior Court||Arbitrator||2004 - Present|
|East King County Bar Association||Attorney Member||2002 - Present|
|Florida State Trial Lawyers Association||Attorney Member||2001 - Present|
|Federal Bar Association, Federal Litigation Section||Member||2000 - Present|
|United States District Court for the Eastern District of Washington||Member||1995 - Present|
|Washington State Trial Lawyers Association||Attorney Member||1995 - Present|
|Seattle King County Bar Association||Attorney Member||1995 - Present|
|Maritime Law Association of the United States||Attorney Member||1994 - Present|
|United States District Court for the Western District of Washington||Attorney Member||1993 - Present|
|Washington State Bar Association||Attorney and Counselor of Law||1993 - Present|
|Bellevue High School Women's Soccer Booster Club||Board Member||2009 - 2012|
|Bellevue High School Men's Baseball Club||Board of Directors||2004 - 2008|
|Bellevue West Little League||Board of Directors||1999 - 2002|
|Confidential v. Yakima Valley Memorial Hospital||One Million Dollar Policy Limit Settlement|
|Confidential Medical Malpractice||$900,000|
|Renau v. Tucker||1.3 Million for Plaintiff|
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|The News Tribune||Olympia man suing Veterans Administration after he contracted MRSA||2014|
|Maritime Lawyer Blog||Fishing Vessel Elohim Capsized in PortValdez||2014|
|King County Superior Court||Arbitration Decision in Douglas v. Oh||2005|
|Washington State Association for Justice||Enhanced Injury Doctrine Adopted into the General Maritime Law||2003|
|Washington State Association for Justice||Looking For A Lawyer in the West Indies||2003|
|Canadian Consulate General - Trade Commisioners Office||U.S. Documentation of Canadian Built Vessels||1993|
|Tulane Maritime Law Journal||Member||1993|
|Tulane Maritime Law Journal||Member||1992|
|Tulane University Law School||Admiralty Law||LL.M - Master of Laws||1993|
|University of Idaho College of Law||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||1992|
|Seattle University||Political Science||BA - Bachelor of Arts||1987|
|Ivars Meeting of Maritime Attorneys||Maritime Law and Bankruptcy||2016|
|Ivar's Meeting of Maritime Lawyers||Maritime Law||2015|
|Ivar's Meeting of Maritime Lawyers||Cruise Ship Passenger Injury Claims||2013|
|Documentation of U.S. Built Vessels||Cabatoge Statutes||2000|