Banks Law Office
Banks Law Office
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Northwest Injury Lawyer

Hard Work. Compassion. Ethics.

James Banks - Personal Injury Attorney

James Banks - Personal Injury Attorney

Hi, I'm James Banks

I founded Banks Law Office because I believe in a new way of representing people. Each of my clients has different priorities and I focus my representation on providing services uniquely tailored to each of my clients. Above all, I've learned that people need a lawyer that listens, that cares, and that works hard for every penny. That is my promise to every client. 

I will take the time to travel and meet you in a location that is convenient and comfortable for you. When we meet, I promise to treat you with respect and listen to your story. I am not a stuffy lawyer that sits behind a desk and interviews clients. My approach is different. I need to understand you as a person so that I can tell your story in a compelling way. Our relationship is based on mutual respect, and you can contact me anytime or any day to discuss your case. 

Education 

  • Seattle University School of Law, J.D.
  • University of Washington, B.A. 

Awards

  • Named a "Super Lawyer" by Washington Law and Politics Magazine. 
  • AVVO Rating 9.7 

Publications

  • Putting the Personal Back In Personal Injury Lawyer
  • Rules to Live By
  • The Summation by Moe Levine

Associations

  • SPAR - Seattle Plaintiff Attorneys Roundtable
  • Washington State Association for Justice
  • Washington State Bar Association
  • King County Bar Association
  • Pierce County Bar Association
  • Snohomish County Bar Association

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My 18 month old daughter Daphne after skiing up at Crystal Mountain.

My 18 month old daughter Daphne after skiing up at Crystal Mountain.