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Timothy A. Bearb

Timothy A. Bearb

Location:
Seattle, Washington
Phone:
206-629-9262
Email:
Timothy Bearb is a Seattle trial lawyer with experience in insurance property loss, breach of contract, personal injury and employment litigation. His insurance litigation practice includes helping plaintiffs in first party insurance claims resulting from property loss - including bad faith litigation and the Insurance Fair Conduct Act.

Mr. Bearb started his injury and insurance law practice based on a desire to help people who have been wronged by forces much more powerful than they are. He has won the confidence of his clients, representing them in a significant number of insurance claims handling matters, insurance coverage disputes, and personal injury cases. Mr. Bearb's clients value their relationship with him, as evidenced by his "Superb Attorney" AVVO rating as a Seattle injury lawyer. He has also won the admiration and respect of his peers and colleagues, having been named a "Top 40 Under 40 Attorney" by the National Trial Lawyers and a SuperLawyers "Rising Star." Mr. Bearb has given talks and written articles for other lawyers in his community on topics including the Insurance Fair Conduct Act.

In addition to helping his clients, Mr. Bearb enjoys spending his free time with his wife and 3 daughters exploring Seattle and the surrounding areas.

Areas of Practice

  • Insurance Property Loss
  • Breach of Contract
  • Personal Injury
  • Employment Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Washington
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Washington
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 9th Circuit
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Washington

Education

  • South Texas College of Law, Houston, Texas
    • J.D.
  • University of Texas at Arlington, Arlington, Texas
    • B.A.
    • Major: Physics

Classes/Seminars

  • Insurance Basics, Getting Started In Plaintiffs Practice, Washington State Association for Justice (WSAJ) Brown Bag Continuing Legal Education (CLE), 2012 - Present
  • So You Want to Be a Trial Lawyer: Winning in the Beginning, Washington State Association for Justice Continuing Legal Education (WSAJ CLE), 2012 - Present
  • IFCA in Auto Cases, Washington State Association for Justice Continuing Legal Education (WSAJ CLE), 2011 - Present
  • The Plain Meaning of IFCA--Why is there even a debate, Washington State Association for Justice (WSAJ) Trial News, 2012 - Present
  • IFCA Update: Auto Cases, USAA Claims and more, Washingotn State Association for Justice Downtown Seattle Roundtable, 2014 - Present
  • Reports from the IFCA Frontline, Washington State Association for Justice Olympia Roundtable, 2013 - Present
  • IFCA, Washington State Association for Justice, Kitsap Roundtable Luncheon, 2013 - Present

Honors and Awards

  • Top 40 Under 40, The National Trial Lawyers , 2013
  • Top 40 Under 40, The National Trial Lawyers, 2012
  • Rising Star, Washington Super Lawyers, 2012
  • Rising Star, Washington Super Lawyers, 2013
  • Rising Star, Washington Super Lawyers, 2014

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Washington State Association for Justice
  • Washington State Bar Association
  • American Association for Justice