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Dean Standish Perkins

Adjunct Professor


  • BA, University of California Berkeley, Political Science
  • JD, University of Puget Sound Law School, 1985


Stan Perkins '85 is a skilled plaintiff trial lawyer who has successfully tried, arbitrated and settled thousands of personal injury cases since 1986.

Stan is a 1985 graduate of UPS law school and a 1982 graduate of the University of California Berkeley with a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science.

Mr. Perkins just recently celebrated his law firms 30th anniversary.   He has received the following honors during his thirty year career:

  • National Top 1% attorneys by the National Association of Distinguished Counsel.
  • Named one of the Top 100 litigators in the State of Washington by the American Society of Legal Advocates
  • Rated 10.0 "Superb" by AVVO (its highest rating)
  • National Trial Lawyers Top 100
  • Received the Top 10 Attorney award for the State of Washington from the National Academy of Personal Injury Attorneys

Beginning in 2014 Stan has been instrumental in the Seattle University Law School Incubator program mentoring solo practitioners who are beginning their new practices. Read more about how he supports new lawyers and learn more about his firm.