BA, Gonzaga University
JD, University of Denver Sturm College of Law
Michael is a member of several professional organizations, including:
American, Washington State and King County Bar Associations
Washington Defense Trial Lawyers Association
United States District Court, Western District of Washington
“Medical malpractice litigation is complicated. There’s a lot to digest and a lot to decide. I break down the complex details to share that information with my clients and prepare each case as if it were going to trial.”
BIG-PICTURE THINKING, ATTENTION TO DETAIL
Michael McDermott has been with the firm since 2011 and has significant trial experience. His practice focuses on representing health care providers and organizations in medical malpractice actions. He also represents physicians in Department of Health regulatory matters. He is licensed in Washington and Alaska.
Michael evaluates each matter closely by analyzing all the facts and determining how they apply to the law. He focuses on the strengths and weaknesses of each case for his client and determines what issues matter the most. His eye for detail and ability to see the big picture helps ensure his clients have the necessary information they need to make informed decisions and that each matter is prepared for trial.