John D. Webber

Shareholder

John Webber works out of our Seattle office.

Seattle
2601 4th Ave.
Seattle, WA 98121
206.448.1992

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John D. Webber is the Managing Shareholder for GLP Attorneys based in the firm’s Seattle office. John began his practice of personal injury law in Albuquerque, New Mexico in 1995. In 2000, he moved to Seattle, and joined the personal injury attorney Seattle team at GLP Attorneys. John is an Eagle member of the Washington State Association for Justice (WSAJ), and has served the organization in various leadership roles, including as 2020-2022 Vice President Public Affairs, 2019-2020 Board of Governors At-Large member, and as the 2018 Co-Chair for the WSAJ Annual Convention. He also serves as a board member for the Foundation for Washington State Courts. He earned the honor of being named a 2015-2022 SuperLawyer, and a 2007-2008 Washington Rising Star. He has earned a 10.0 rating on Avvo.com. He is an active member of the American Association for Justice.

John focuses his law practice on significant personal injury cases from truck or car collisions, wrongful death, pedestrian accidents, bicycle accidents, construction accidents, logging accidents, traumatic brain injuries and premise liability cases. John is a frequent speaker to the healthcare community in Western Washington regarding personal injury law in Washington State.  He leads GLP Attorneys Diversity Committee, and chairs of the firm’s Human Resources/Operations Committee, Finance Committee, and Marketing and Business Development Committees.

John’s passion lies in helping others overcome hardships and his service is devoted to improving access to justice and the protection of the laws for our diverse communities in the Pacific Northwest.

Successful Cases:

$5 million recovery for the wife and children of an employee who died after falling down a manlift shaft at the Avis parking garage in Seattle.  John served as co-lead counsel on this case with Scott Lundberg, James Gooding, and Alex French.

$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 who were injured when a two story pre-fabricated wall fell on them.

$2 million policy limit for a 42-year-old logger permanently injured when a co-worker cut a tree that fell and crushed him.

$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.

$500,000 for a man who slipped on grease while on the job as a sanitation worker, falling into a hole in a poorly maintained parking lot, requiring shoulder surgery.

Past results do not guarantee future outcomes.

Publications:

Working for the Common Good, Washington State Chiropractic Association Plexus, Oct/Nov 2013

Balancing Your Practice: Personal Injury Patients & Getting Paid in Full, Washington State Chiropractic Association Plexus, 2012

Honors:

Washington State Super Lawyers, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021 & 2022

Highest rating by Avvo.com - 10.0

Top 100 Trial Lawyers, The National Trial Lawyers Association, 2013, 2022

Washington State Rising Star, Washington Law & Politics, 2007 and 2008

Member of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum

Harry S. Truman Scholar, 1990