Amie C. Peters

Amie C. Peters

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Workers' Compensation Attorney in Edmonds, WA

Blue Water Legal PLLC
 | 144 Railroad Avenue, Suite 308, PO Box 83
Edmonds, WA 98020
Phone: 425-361-2054
Fax: 866-345-9030
Selected to Rising Stars: 2011, 2013 - 2019
Licensed Since: 2006
Practice Areas:
  • Workers' Compensation: Claimant (80%),
  • Transportation/Maritime (10%),
  • Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff (10%)
Attorney Profile

 Amie C. Peters helps workers understand and litigate workplace injuries, with an emphasis on Longshore, Defense Base and maritime cases.  Amie leads a committed team at her law firm, Blue Water Legal PLLC, in beautiful Edmonds, Washington.  When not working on workers’ cases, she is helping improve the legal community.  She served as the Workers’ Injury Law & Advocacy Group’s 2017-2018 President, and was previously its longtime Longshore/DBA Section co-chair.  She also sits on the Washington State Association for Justice’s Board of Governors & Executive Committee.  Her prior leadership roles include Past-President of the DOL-Joint Bar Association, Washington State delegate to the American Association for Justice and chair of Women of WSAJ.  Amie also speaks nationwide at legal education seminars and publishes on various workers’ compensation, maritime and legal practice management topics. 

About Amie Peters

Admitted: 2006, Washington

Professional Webpage: http://www.bluewaterlegal.com/about-us/attorney-amie-c-peter...

Honors/Awards:

  • Washington State Association for Justice awards its professionalism award to a lawyer who, by conduct and leadership, promotes professionalism and brings dignity and pride to the legal profession by promoting civility, courtesy and honor among lawyers.  The award states, for admirably and honestly exemplifying the values of service and mentorship and for your diligent advocacy on behalf of injured workers.  , Professionalism Award, Washington State Association for Justice, 2017
  • Longshore/DBA Excellence Award is given to recognize a WILG Longshore Section Member who has excelled in assisting individuals with claims arising under the Longshore & Harbor Workers' Compensation Act or its extension and has demonstrated a willingness to help other attorneys in their practice under this Act., Longshore Excellence in Practice Award, Workers' Injury Law & Advocacy Group, 2015

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • American Association for Justice, Washington State WSAJ Delegate (2014-2018), 2018
  • Workers' Injury Law & Advocacy Group, President , 2018
  • Workers' Injury Law & Advocacy Group, Longshore Section Co-Chair (2009-2017), 2017
  • Washington State Association for Justice, Annual Convention Co-Chair, 2016
  • Washington State Association for Justice, Chair of Women of WSAJ (2011-2015), 2015
  • DOL-Joint Bar Association, President, 2013

Scholarly Lectures/Writings:

  • Law journal article discussing how earning capacity is shown in Longshore & Harbor Workers' Compensation Claims, particularly when the economy is poor and options for alternative light-duty work are limited., Author, Legal Principles of Earning Capacity in a Poor Economy, Loyola University New Orleans Maritime Law Journal, 2014

Industry Groups

  • Longshore & Harbor Workers
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Office Location for Amie C. Peters

144 Railroad Avenue, Suite 308
PO Box 83
Edmonds, WA 98020

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Last Updated: 1/24/2019

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