trials won in our clients' favor

a tradition of excellence

Founded in 1969, Schroeter Goldmark & Bender has a rich tradition of holding the most powerful companies, government agencies, and people accountable for their wrongdoing. SGB has over 260 trial victories (and counting) and has played a critical role in developing Washington law in a variety of practice areas. Our attorneys are recognized among the best and brightest, and we have the skill and resources to take on - and win - the toughest cases.

What We Do

Rooted in values

We believe the law is a force for good. We believe the courtroom levels the playing field for all. We are committed to achieving justice for people who have been harmed, and will not stop until the job is done. Above all else, we believe in excellence and integrity in serving our clients.

Meet Our Team

we live here,
work here,
and win here

SGB is a Northwest original. We hold our connection with our clients and the community sacred, and build upon these relationships to obtain exceptional results.

See Our Results
Leaders In Our Field

Our attorneys are consistently recognized among the best in their fields, and hold leadership positions within many respected bar organizations.


The Super Lawyer designation is an honor reserved for those lawyers who exhibit excellence in practice. Only 5% of attorneys in Washington receive this distinction. Nearly every attorney at SGB is a Super Lawyer.

Avvo Resized

Avvo.com is an online marketplace for legal services, client reviews, disciplinary actions, peer endorsements, and other legal guides. Nearly every SGB attorney has received a “10/10” rating - or Superb - from Avvo.

American-College-of-trial-Lawyers copy

The American College of Trial Lawyers is recognized as the preeminent organization of trial lawyers in North America, dedicated to maintaining and improving the standards of trial practice, professionalism, ethics and the administration of justice.

2023 Best Law Firms - Standard Badge

U.S. News and Best Lawyers, the leading survey of lawyers worldwide, have joined to rank law firms in the U.S. SGB is ranked as a Tier 1 firm.