William C. Smart (Seattle, Washington)
William C. Smart (Seattle, Washington)

William C. Smart

Licensed for 38 years

Practice Area: Personal Injury, Products Liability, Medical Malpractice Litigation 4 more areas of practice + 4 more

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William C. Smart

Serving Seattle, WA view address

Litigation Attorney at firm Keller Rohrback L.L.P.

Serving Seattle, WA view address

Awards AV Preeminent

About William C. Smart

Will Smart leads Keller Rohrback's plaintiff's tort litigation group. He is an accomplished trial lawyer with over 35 years of experience. Mr. Smart's recent cases have included those involving insurance bad faith, traumatic brain injury, medical malpractice, and securities fraud. Mr. Smart handles cases for individuals or groups, corporations or professionals. He has litigated matters in the courts of Washington, as well as Alaska, Oregon, Montana, Ohio, the Shorelines Hearings Board, and the Board of Industrial Insurance Appeals as well as various tribal courts.

Articles & Presentations

William C. Smart, Strict Liability and Criminal Sanctions: The 1971 Revisions to...

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Will Smart leads Keller Rohrback's plaintiff's tort litigation group. He is an accomplished trial lawyer with over 35 years of experience. Mr. Smart's recent cases have included those involving insurance bad faith, traumatic brain injury, medical malpractice, and securities fraud. Mr. Smart handles cases for individuals or groups, corporations or professionals. He has litigated matters in the courts of Washington, as well as Alaska, Oregon, Montana, Ohio, the Shorelines Hearings Board, and the Board of Industrial Insurance Appeals as well as various tribal courts.

Articles & Presentations

William C. Smart, Strict Liability and Criminal Sanctions: The 1971 Revisions to the Oregon Criminal Code, 13 Willamette L. J. 365 (1977).
Contributor to WSTLA.

William C. Smart, Insurance Bad Faith Settlement is Successful Sequel to Wrongful Death Case, WSTLA Trial News (Jan. 2000) (Contributed with Andrew Bergh).

William C. Smart, Policy Limit Settlement Brings Measure of Redemption Out of Tragedy for First Generation Americans, WSTLA Trial News (July/Aug. 2000).

William C. Smart, Private Attorneys and EEOC Team UP to Combat Sexual Harassment, Retaliation in Aerospace Industry, WSTLA Trial News, Vol. 36, No. 5 (Jan. 2001).

William C. Smart, Race Discrimination Claim Converts to Insurance Bad Faith Case, WSTLA Trial News (2003).

WSTLA CLE, Tort Law Update: Rising Above Tort Deform, Nov. 2003.

Lorman Seminar, Insurance Bad Faith Claims in Washington, July 2004.

William C. Smart, New Challenges to the Settlement of Multi-Party Cases, Washington State Ass'n for Justice (Nov. 17, 2004).

Honors & Awards

Named to Washington Super Lawyers list, 2001-2016

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Areas of Law

  • Personal Injury
  • Products Liability
  • Medical Malpractice Litigation
  • Employment Law
  • Securities Fraud
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Environmental Litigation

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      Credentials

      Position
      Litigation Attorney
      Admission Details
      Admitted in 1978, Washington
      1978, U.S. District Court for the Western District of Washington
      2011, U.S. Supreme Court
      2004, U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Washington
      1993, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
      Law School Attended
      Willamette University College of Law
      Class of 1977
      J.D.
      University Attended
      Princeton University
      Class of 1974
      B.A.
      cum laude
      Birth Information
      Born in 1951
      Fort Huachuca, Arizona, November 8, 1951
      Associations & Memberships

      Professional and Civic Involvement

      King County Bar Association, Member

      Washington State Bar Association, Member

      American Bar Association, Member

      Washington State Trial Lawyers Association, Member

      American Trial Lawyers Association, Member

      Defense Trial Lawyers Association, Member


      Past Trustee