Deborah M Nelson

Deborah M Nelson

  • Consumer Law, Insurance Claims, Legal Malpractice...
  • Washington
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Education
University of Cincinnati College of Law
J.D. / Law
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Honors: Dean's List, The Order of Barristers, Moot Court Honor Board
University System of Georgia - Armstrong Atlantic State University
B.A. / American History
Honors: Magna cum laude, first Armstrong graduate to receive "special honors" in History, Dean's List, Phi Alpha Theta (international history honor society), internship with the Georgia Historical Society
Publications
Articles & Publications
Broken Promises, a review of “Delay Deny Defend: Why Insurance Companies Don’t Pay Claims and What You Can Do About It
Trial Magazine, AAJ
PIP Litigation – Getting the Bills Paid
WSAJ
Applying the Consumer Protection Act and Insurance Fair Conduct Act for Full Recovery of Extra Contractual Damages
Trial News, WSAJ
New Eagles Fly In From Out of State
Trial News, WSAJ
The Importance of Using Lay Witnesses in Proving the Effect that Traumatic Brain Injuries Have on Your Client’s Life
Trial Magazine, AAJ
A New Year, A New Name, A New Place
Trial News, WSTLA
Help Our Clients Help Others
Trial News, WSTLA
Law Day: A Lawyer’s Holiday
Trial News, WSTLA
Louis Brandeis, Legal Hero
Trial News, WSTLA
Preserving Our System of Justice
Trial News, WSTLA
Privileged to Lead
Trial News, WSTLA
Proud to be a Trial Lawyer
Trial News, WSTLA
Wow! What a Year
Trial News, WSTLA
A Season of Thankfulness
Trial News, WSTLA
Deborah’s Excellent Adventure in Washington, D.C. - Why You Should Join ALTA
Trial News, WSTLA
Family Law Attorneys are Trial Lawyers Too
Trial News, WSTLA
Making Insurers Pay for Wrongful Denial of PIP Benefits
Trial News, WSTLA
New Campaign May Take Tort Reform To Ballot
Trial News, WSTLA
Pleading and Motion Practice Handbook
WSTLA
PIP Litigation – Getting the Bills Paid
WSTLA
State Farm Found in Bad Faith for Cutting of PIP Benefits
Trial News, WSTLA
Awards
Super Lawyer
Washington Law & Politics
Super Lawyer
Washington Law & Politics
Super Lawyer
Washington Law & Politics
Notable Alumni
Armstrong Atlantic State University, Savannah, Georgia
Super Lawyer
Washington Law & Politics
Super Lawyer
Washington Law & Politics
Super Lawyer
Washington Law & Politics
Super Lawyer
Washington Law & Politics
Super Lawyer
Washington Law & Politics
President
Washington State Association for Justice
Woman of Distinction
Soroptimist International Port Angeles
Super Lawyer
Washington Law & Politics
Super Lawyer
Washington Law & Politics
Best Lawyer in Clallam County
Peninsula Daily News readers’ poll
Super Lawyer
Washington Law & Politics
Best Lawyer in Clallam County
Peninsula Daily News readers’ poll
Super Lawyer
Washington Law & Politics
Best Lawyer in Clallam County
Peninsula Daily News readers’ poll
Alvin Anderson Award
Washington State Association for Justice
Distinguished Service Award
Clallam County Pro Bono Lawyers
Professional Associations
Faculty Member
National Institute of Trial Advocacy (NITA)
Current
Member, Convention Planning Commitee
American Association for Justice
Current
Member, Exchange Advisory Committee
American Association for Justice
Current
Member, Membership Task Force
American Association for Justice
Current
Member, Section Leaders Council
American Association for Justice
Current
Member, State Affairs Committee
American Association for Justice
Current
State Delegate
American Association for Justice
Current
Secretary, Insurance Law Section
American Association for Justice
Current
Vice Chair, Insurance Law Section
American Association for Justice
Current
Chair, Insurance Law Section
American Association for Justice
Current
Fellow
Melvin Belli Society
Current
Board Member
Melvin Belli Society
Current
Vice President, Continuing Legal Education
WSAJ
Current
2nd Vice President, Continuing Legal Education
WSAJ
Current
Vice President, Development
WSAJ
Current
Vice President, Finance
WSAJ
Current
Vice President, Legislative Steering
WSAJ
Current
2nd Vice President, Legislative Steering
WSAJ
Current
Vice President, Publications
WSAJ
Current
Board Member
Lawyers Association Trust (LAT)
Current
Eagle Member
WSAJ
Current
Member, Awards Committee
WSAJ
Current
Member, Executive Committee
WSAJ
Current
Member, Nominations Committee
WSAJ
Current
Member, Strategic Planning Committee
WSAJ
Current
Member
Washington Trial Attorney’s Political Forum (PAC)
Current
Co-Chair
WSTLA’s Annual Law Day Dinner, Seattle, WA
Current
Section Leaders Council
American Association for Justice
Current
Member
Western Trial Lawyers Association
- Current
Member
National Trial Lawyers
- Current
Board Member
Melvin Belli Society
- Current
Fellow
Melvin Belli Society
- Current
Member
Jefferson County Bar Association
- Current
Board Member
Lawyers Association Trust
- Current
Board Member
Washington State Trial Lawyers Association
- Current
Eagle Member
Washington State Association for Justice
- Current
Member
Clallam County Bar Association
- Current
Member
Washington State Bar Association
- Current
Member
American Association for Justice
- Current
Executive Committee
American Association for Justice
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President, Council of Presidents
American Association for Justice
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Member, Executive Committee
American Association for Justice
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President
Washington State Association for Justice
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President
Washington Association for Justice
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Chair
WSTLA’s Annual Law Day Dinner, Seattle, WA
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President-Elect
Washington State Trial Lawyers Association
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Member
Soroptimist International Port Angeles
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Co-Chair
WSTLA’s Annual Convention, Skamania, WA
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Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Washington
9th Circuit
Practice Areas
  • Consumer Law
  • Insurance Claims
  • Legal Malpractice
  • Nursing Home Abuse & Neglect
  • Personal Injury
Social Media
Websites & Blogs
Website
Website
Blog
Nelson Boyd Attorneys | Nelson Boyd Attorneys
Contact & Map
411 University Street
Suite 1200
Seattle, WA 98101
USA
Telephone: (206) 971-7601