Sean A. Ayres


Sean A. Ayres works out of our Tacoma, Port Orchard and Vancouver offices.

1420 South Union Avenue
Tacoma, WA 98405

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Sean is Managing Shareholder for the South Sound Offices of GLP Attorneys.  Throughout the 31 years of his practice, he has represented injured persons in premises liability, common-carrier accidents, defective products, pedestrian incidents, vehicle collisions, and wrongful deaths.  Sean’s continued commitment to victims’ rights is demonstrated by his efforts to understand the individual circumstances of each claim and the impact that the injuries and damages have on individual client’s lives.

Sean concentrates his practice on construction workplace injury and accident law as well as premises liability and trucking accidents out of the Tacoma, Port Orchard and Vancouver, Washington offices of GLP Attorneys.  He prides himself on working diligently for every client that has suffered injury at the fault of another as well as family members who have lost a loved one to wrongful death.  This focus has allowed Sean to gain a wealth of experience on the wide range of issues facing the victims of injury and loss.

Sean earned his Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from Seattle University in 1987.  In 1990, he received his Juris Doctorate from the University of Puget Sound (now known as Seattle University) School of Law. His bar admissions include Washington State, the United States District Court – Western Division and the 9th Circuit of the United States Court of Appeals, and he has been privileged to argue before the Washington Supreme Court.

When not working, Sean enjoys spending time with his extended family, traveling, sports and working out on his stationary bicycle.  Sean also volunteers as a youth basketball and baseball coach.


“I’m not sure how heavily I could recommend Sean and his team. Fantastic service and excellent organization from start to finish. His assistants are extremely responsive, Sean is thorough and helpful, and I feel I was best represented by him every step of the way. Don’t think twice, hire these people.” -M.W.

Successful Cases:

$1.5 million settlement for a man who was hit head-on and suffered a serious foot injury.

Confidential policy limits settlement for the estate of a deceased young man.

$250,000 for a person who was injured on the retail premise of a large chain.

$155,000 for a woman who had her claim initially rejected by the at-fault insurance carrier.

Past Results do not guarantee future outcomes.

Other Notable Cases:

Petitioner's Counsel in Washington Supreme Court case Personal Restrain of Runyan.

Petitioner's Counsel in United States Court of Appeals, 9th Circuit case Noltie v. Peterson.


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