Mary_Kalhor__SGB_01 (1)
First-Rate Lawyers, First-Rate Results

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.

American College of Trial Lawyers
Super Lawyers Rising Stars
Super Lawyers
Best Law Firms 2019
Washington State Bar Foundation
the will and experience to succeed

Our attorneys are experienced across a range of practice areas and have the knowledge, skill, and tenacity to see you through any challenge.

years of fighting for our clients
Why Choose SGB?
Experienced Trial Lawyers

Experienced Trial Lawyers

SGB has decades of victories. We are skilled and seasoned trial lawyers, prepared to go the distance.

Dedicated, Compassionate Service

Dedicated, Compassionate Service

We care about our clients. We listen to their goals, anticipate their needs, and keep our word.

Innovative, Strategic Approaches

Innovative, Strategic Approaches

Every case is unique. We craft our approach to each case to achieve exceptional results for our clients.

Passion for Justice

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.

“The SGB firm was a gift to our family. We couldn’t have found a better team of people to act on our behalf."

The Larson Family

“We highly recommend the SGB team to handle your mesothelioma case. They took the time to get to know us and really understand who we are as a family."

Wayne and Lisa Wright

“Jamal Whitehead is a perfect example of the absolute best-case scenario client representation. When you are looking for a lawyer you hope you are making the right decision. Jamal was hands down fantastic!..."


“Please allow this review to highly recommend both Lindsay Halm and Becky Roe. These two amazing intelligent woman brought me though a process that I knew nothing about. They were professional, direct, honest and fully prepared me for the anxiety, stress and unpleasantness involved in litigation..."


"Liz and the entire team at her office were always available for me whenever I had a question or concern about my case. My calls and emails were responded to promptly and my questions thoroughly and clearly answered..."


“I was involved in a serious accident in the mountains that left me as a paraplegic. I was referred to SGB by a family member and am very thankful to have been represented by them..."


“My husband was diagnosed with mesothelioma and we reached out to Kaitlin to represent us, we are so grateful we did. Kaitlin not only knows everything about asbestos law, but she was the most caring attorney we've dealt with..."


"Adam, after learning about my situation with my employer, took on my case. My employer stated they would have fought the lawsuit if I had not retained Adam with Schroeter Goldmark Bender. My employer settled the class action at nearly 100% of the damages stated in my complaint..."


Liz and Adam were an outstanding team. They worked together very well, and you can tell they have a lot of respect for each other. Adam is a very experienced, skilled attorney, and it shows.


SGB Spotlight: Sergio Garcidueñas-Sease

SGB Spotlight: Sergio Garcidueñas-Sease

Sergio represents people who have suffered wrongful death or significant personal injury from sexual assault, vulnerable adult abuse, medical malpractice, or automobile collisions. During law school, Sergio was a farmworker rights fellow, and clerked for the Inter-American Court of Human Rights and ACLU of Washington. He is co-director of the Judicial Evaluations Committee for the Latina/o Bar Association of Washington. In 2016, he received WSAJ’s Carl Maxey Award. He speaks fluent Spanish.

SGB is a local law firm that cares deeply about many community organizations and causes throughout the Northwest.

Learn More