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David Williams

Adjunct Professor




  • J.D., University of Puget Sound School of Law, 1981
  • B.A. , English Literature, University of Washington, 1977


David Williams has been a trial attorney in Washington State since 1981. Since 1983, his practice has focused almost exclusively on representing injured persons, with a special emphasis on plaintiffs' medical negligence claims since the early 1990's. Professor Williams has tried over 75 jury trials to verdict, primarily in King County but also in Pierce, Snohomish, Yakima, Benton and Spokane Counties. In addition, he's appeared and argued appeals in the Washington Supreme Court, all three Divisions of the Washington Court of Appeals, and the 9th Circuit Federal Court of Appeals.

Professor Williams was honored to have been asked to join the Seattle University School of Law adjunct faculty in the Spring of 2018.