Founded in 1969, Schroeter Goldmark & Bender 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 holds corporations accountable for discrimination or wage theft on an individual and class-wide basis. She advocates for individuals who have been injured or killed due to negligence of others. She is an experienced trial lawyer who has been repeatedly recognized as a Super Lawyer in Employment and Labor law, a 2021 and 2022 Best Lawyer in Personal Injury, and “Top 50 Women” lawyer by Super Lawyers in 2021.