John D. Webber

John D. Webber

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Personal Injury Attorney in Seattle, WA

GLP Attorneys, P.S., Inc.
 | 2601 Fourth Avenue, Floor 6
Seattle, WA 98121
Phone: 206-448-1992
Fax: 206-448-4640
Selected To Super Lawyers: 2015 - 2019
Selected To Rising Stars: 2007 - 2008
Licensed Since: 2000
Practice Areas:
  • Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff
Attorney Profile

John D. Webber is a partner at GLP Attorneys in the Seattle and Burlington offices.  He joined the firm in 2000, and became a partner in 2006. 

He began his practice of personal injury law in Albuquerque in 1995, after graduating from the University of New Mexico School of Law.  His undergraduate degree was in Political Science, also earned at the University of New Mexico.  John was a Truman Scholar, and served as Student Body President while at the University of New Mexico.

John is an Eagle member of the Washington State Association for Justice (WSAJ). He served as the 2018 co-chair for the WSAJ annual convention. He is a regular donor to the WSAJ Amicus Fund, and to its Diversity Scholarship Program for new lawyers. He is a member of the American Association for Justice (AAJ). John is also a regular donor supporting the non-profit radio station KEXP in Seattle, as well as the American Civil Liberties Union.  He was named a 2007 and 2008 Washington Rising Star by Washington Law & Politics, and a Super Lawyer in 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018 and 2019. He is a member of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum.  He is admitted to the United States District Court for the Western District of Washington, and the United States Court of Appeals for the 10th Circuit. 

John is a regular speaker to healthcare providers throughout Washington State on topics related to working with personal injury patients, insurance carriers, and their attorneys.  He has authored articles that include Working for the Common Good, Washington State Chiropractic Association Plexus, Oct/Nov 2013; and Balancing Your Practice: Personal Injury Patients & Getting Paid In Full, Washington State Chiropractic Association Plexus, 2012

John's personal injury practice focuses on significant automobile collision, construction accident, logging accident, motorcycle accident, wrongful death and brain injury cases througout Washington State and the Pacific Northwest.

About John Webber

Admitted: 2000, Washington

Professional Webpage: http://www.glpattorneys.com/attorneys/john-d-webber/

Honors/Awards:

  • Million Dollar Advocates Forum Member, Million Dollar Advocates Forum, Member, Million Dollar Advocates Forum
  • The National Trial Lawyers Association Top 100 Trial Lawyer, Top 100 Trial Lawyers, The National Trial Lawyers Association, 2013
  • Harry S. Truman Scholar, Harry S. Truman Foundation, 1990
  • Highest Rating with Avvo - 10.0, Avvo Rated, Avvo.com

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • United States District Court, District of New Mexico, 1995
  • State Bar of New Mexico, 1995 (now inactive)
  • United States Court of Appeals, Tenth Circuit, 1995
  • United States District Court for the Western District of Washington, 2000
  • Washington State Bar Association, 2000

Verdicts/Settlements:

  • $7 million policy limit settlement against a Housing Authority for a playground accident that left a young girl permanently brain damaged. John served as co-lead counsel on this case with Cydney Campbell Webster and Scott Lundberg.
  • $3 million for two construction workers crushed by a two story wall that was lifted without proper safety techniques or equipment. 
  • $2 million policy limits for a man crushed and severely injured by an improperly felled tree at a logging site.
  • $1.1 million for a construction worker struck by a concrete pump hose, sustaining a permanent head injury. 
  • $575,000 for an airline mechanic injured on the job when a driver ran a red light, striking her work vehicle, leading to a cervical fusion.
  • $500,000 for a young man struck by a car in a bar parking lot where bar security failed to break up a disturbance, sustaining a brachial plexus injury. 

Educational Background:

  • University of New Mexico School of Law, Albuquerque, New Mexico, J.D, 1995
  • University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, New Mexico, B.A., Political Science, with distinction, 1992

Industry Groups

  • American Association For Justice
  • Washington State Association For Justice Eagle Member
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Office Location for John D. Webber

2601 Fourth Avenue
Floor 6
Seattle, WA 98121

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Last Updated: 3/22/2019

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