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Bill Coats

Bill Coats

Bill Coats Law
  • Personal Injury
  • Washington
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Summary

Bill Coats began his career in as a trail lawyer in 1995. After working as an Assistant Attorney General, he entered private practice 2001. Bill has been lead trial lawyer in over 60 jury trials. In 2006, he and Dean Brett formed Brett & Coats. In 2014, Bill started Bill Coats Law where he represents individuals and families with serious injury and wrongful death claims. Bill graduated with honors from Tulane Law School and served as Articles Editor of the Tulane Maritime Law Journal. He grew up in Seattle and earned a BA degree from the University of Washington. Bill lives in Bellingham with his wife and their two sons.

Education
Tulane University School of Law
J.D. | Law
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Honors: Honors Graduate
Professional Experience
Principal
Bill Coats Law
- Current
Partner
Brett & Coats - Personal Injury Attorneys
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Attorney
Brett & Daugert
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Assistant Attorney General
Washington State Attorney General
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Trial Lawyer
Whatcom County Public Defender's Office
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Awards
Rising Star
Washington Law & Politics
Professional Associations
American Trial Lawyers Association
Member
Current
Whatcom County Bar Association's Judicial Candidate Evaluation Committee
Chair
- Current
Washington State Trial Lawyer's Association
Member and former Board Member
- Current
Washington State Bar # 24537
Member
- Current
Washington State Association for Justice
Board of Governors
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Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Washington
Fees
  • Free Consultation
  • Contingent Fees
Practice Area
  • Personal Injury
Additional Practice Area
  • Car Accidents
Languages
  • English: Spoken, Written
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Websites & Blogs
Website
Bellingham Personal Injury Lawyer
Contact & Map
Bill Coats Law
114 W. Magnolia St., Suite 501
Bellingham, WA 98225
USA
Telephone: (360) 392-2833