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John Budlong
Admitted to Washington Bar 1982 Admitted to Arizona Bar 2014
John Budlong was graduated from the University of Washington law school in 1982 and is licensed to practice law in Washington and Arizona.  He has tried numerous medical malpractice, product liability, workplace injury, motor vehicle, maritime injury, insurance, and other cases to verdicts.  He strives to practice law according to the highest legal and ethical standards. TRIAL ADVOCACY He writes and teaches on legal topics at legal education seminars and is guest lecturer at the University of Washington Law School’s trial advocacy program. PROFESSIONAL AND PUBLIC SERVICE Since 1993, John Budlong has testified regularly in the Washington Legislature against the annual efforts of the corporate, insurance, governmental and medical lobbies to weaken the protections of the personal injury and insurance laws. His clients’ lawsuits have helped to deter dangerous practices and prevent injury to others.  In addition to providing essential compensation for seriously injured people and their families, his cases have upheld the civil justice system and the right of injured people to have their day in court and fair treatment under the law, including the constitutional right to discover evidence necessary to win jury trials.
John Budlong has obtained numerous multi-million dollar verdicts and settlements on behalf of his clients in cases that have improved community safety and accountability.
MEMBERSHIPS President 2008-2009 Washington State Trial Lawyers WSTLA (now WSAJ) WSAJ - Chair, member Legislative Steering Committee WSAJ - Chair, member Judicial Candidates Committee WSAJ - Member Amicus Committee Invited member Damage Attorneys Roundtable (DART) WSAJ - Eagle Member AAJ Member Birth Trauma Litigation Group
AWARDS 2003 President’s Award WSTLA 2006 Trial Lawyer of the Year WSTLA 2014 Robin Hood Award DART