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Welcome to Banks Law Office - A Northwest Law Firm

Our Core Values:

  • Honesty and Integrity
  • Client Service Above All Else
  • Committed to Excellence
  • Hard Work

Banks Law Office is a law firm that understands each client has different priorities and we focus our representation on providing services uniquely tailored to each of our clients. Above all, people need a lawyer that listens, that cares, and that works hard. That is our promise to every client.

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

Personal Injury Lawyer James Banks


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

Professional Engagements

  • Co-Chair, Commercial Vehicles and Trial Skills CLE, WSAJ, Winter Conference, Seattle, WA 2020
  • Speaker, Washington State Association for Justice – Critical First Steps In a Commercial Vehicle Case, Seattle, WA 2020
  • Speaker, Washington State Association for Justice – Cross Examination of Defendant, Seattle, WA 2018
  • Academy of Truck Accident Attorneys Symposium – Nashville, TN 2018
  • American Association of Justice Convention – Denver, CO 2018
  • Legacy Trucking Course for Legal Professionals – Billings, MT 2018
  • Trucking Litigation College – Scottsdale, AZ 2018
  • Advanced Depositions College – New Orleans, LA 2018
  • Gerry Spence Trial Lawyers College

Community Involvement

  • ProVisors – Seattle 1 – 2018 – Present
  • BNI Professional Referral Partners – Chapter President 2018 – 2019
  • King County Neighborhood Legal Clinic – Volunteer Attorney 2017 – 2018
James Banks - Seattle Personal Injury Lawyer

Attorney Associations

  • Named a “Super Lawyer” by Washington Law and Politics Magazine.
  • Academy of Truck Accident Attorneys – Member
  • American Association of Justice – Trucking Litigation Group
  • Seattle Plaintiff Attorneys Roundtable – Member
  • Washington State Association for Justice – Eagle Member
  • Washington State Bar Association
  • King County Bar Association
  • Pierce County Bar Association
  • Snohomish County Bar Association
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Direct Phone: 206-229-9475
Email: [email protected]

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