David M. Beninger
Top rated Personal Injury attorney in Seattle, WashingtonLuvera Law Firm
Recognized by the Best Lawyers for his advocacy skills, David M. Beninger is an attorney best known for his work in the personal injury field. He is a founding partner of the Seattle-based Luvera Law Firm and has been serving people of Washington for a bit more than three and a half decades. He provides his assistance in matters involving the following issues:
- Insurance misconduct
- Government misconduct
- Nursing home injuries
- Wrongful death
- Bicycle accidents
- Maritime injuries
Mr. Beninger has played an instrumental part in several high-profile and complex cases and has obtained millions of dollars in settlements and verdicts. His knowledge and understanding of the insurance companies help him assess his client’s case carefully and has received a few of the state’s biggest outcomes in insurance bad faith cases.
Over the years, Mr. Beninger has observed how incapacitated and vulnerable an elderly person can be at a nursing home, and how these organizations take advantage of the situation. He understands it will be emotional as well as physically draining for them and strives to provide quality representation. He holds an Avvo rating of 9.3 on a scale of 10 and is also rated AV Preeminent* through Martindale-Hubbell.
Earning his bachelor’s degree in economics, Mr. Beninger graduated from the University of Washington in 1984. Later in 1988, he received his doctorate in jurisprudence from the University of Washington School of Law.
During his free time, Mr. Beninger engages in other activities and is quite often seen at multiple conferences discussing and educating people about various legal issues. He is a member of Justice Advocacy Africa, a nonprofit organization established to provide training for African lawyers with constant mentoring. He also holds memberships in the Washington State Association for Justice and the Damage Attorneys Roundtable.
*AV®, AV Preeminent®, Martindale-Hubbell Distinguished and Martindale-Hubbell Notable are certification marks used under license in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell® is the facilitator of a peer-review rating process. Ratings reflect the anonymous opinions of members of the bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Ratings™ fall into two categories – legal ability and general ethical standards.
Practice areasPersonal Injury - General: Plaintiff, Government Contracts, Insurance Coverage, Personal Injury - Products: Plaintiff, Transportation/Maritime
Admiralty & Maritime Law, Insurance, Insurance Defense, Wrongful Death
- 60% Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff
- 10% Government Contracts
- 10% Insurance Coverage
- 10% Personal Injury - Products: Plaintiff
- 10% Transportation/Maritime
First Admitted: 1989, Washington
Professional Webpage: https://www.luveralawfirm.com/our-staff/attorneys/david-m-be...
- Member, Damage Attorneys Round Table (DART)
- Super Lawyer, Washington Law & Politics
- B.A. in Economics, University of Washington
- Juris Doctorate degree from the University of Washington School of Law, 1994
- International Justice Advocacy Africa – Faculty Member
- Washington State Association for Justice – Judicial Selection Committee
- Washington State Association for Justice – Amicus Committee
Office location for David M. Beninger
701 Fifth Avenue
Seattle, WA 98104-7097
- Super Lawyers: 1999 - 2024