Founded in 1969, SGB has a record of success second to none in the Northwest. From serious personal injuries and wrongful death to individual and class actions across a range of practices, SGB is singularly focused on getting the best outcome for our clients. We win by staying true to our founding principle: ordinary people deserve first-rate lawyers when fighting against powerful interests. We are on your side.
Our attorneys are experienced across a range of practice areas and have the knowledge, skill, and tenacity to see you through any challenge.
SGB fights for your rights, using decades of skill and experience to obtain justice for those wronged by powerful interests. Here are some of our recent results.
$17 Million verdict in an out-of-state birth injury/hypoglycemia case. Infant left in a permanent vegetative state after a failure to diagnose neonatal hypoglycemia.
$16.6 Million jury verdict in a case involving an asbestos-exposed paper mill worker who developed mesothelioma.
$11+ Million in judgments and settlements for armored car messengers and drivers in employee class actions for failure to provide rest and meal breaks.
$8.75 Million verdict for 66-year-old mesothelioma victim exposed through construction work involving use of joint compound.
$7.4 million class action verdict against IBP, Inc. on behalf of over 800 workers who were required to don, doff, and clean safety equipment without being paid.
Experienced Trial Lawyers
SGB has decades of victories. We are skilled and seasoned trial lawyers, prepared to go the distance.
Dedicated, Compassionate Service
We care about our clients. We listen to their goals, anticipate their needs, and keep our word.
Innovative, Strategic Approaches
Every case is unique. We craft our approach to each case to achieve exceptional results for our clients.
Passion for Justice
We fight for what's right and believe in the power of the courtroom to achieve justice for our clients and the community.
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Elizabeth Hanley to speak on panel for Physician Just Equity and American Medical Women’s Association webinar
SGB is a proud sponsor of this year’s Columbia Legal Services Virtual Imagine Justice Fundraiser
For the entirety of her career, Liz has advocated for those injured by the wrongful acts of others. Liz focuses her work primarily on medical negligence, product liability litigation, wrongful death, and serious personal injury. Since 2016 she has been recognized by her peers as a “Rising Star” in Super Lawyers magazine.