R. Glenn Phillips believes in fighting for justice for real people. He has been practicing since 1984 and has tried more than 100 civil jury trials. In addition, he has settled numerous million and multi-million dollar cases. Glenn understands that corporate America and the insurance companies have tried, and continued to try to deny real people access to justice. He believes strongly in the principle that all citizens have the right of access to the courts.
Mr. Phillips owns Phillips Law Firm which operates in Washington, California and nationally handling serious personal injury, product liability, workman’s compensation, social security disability, medical malpractice, defective drug/device, and employee rights. Mr. Phillips has received the highest rating from Martindale Hubbel (5.0 out of 5.0) and is an AV rated attorney. Mr. Phillips is actively involved in his firm’s defective drug and devices practice. His mass tort practice has an inventory of over 4,000 cases, covering such products as Accutane, Yaz/Yasmin/Ocella, Fosamax, Avandia, Medtronic Infuse, GranuFlo, Mirena, Risperdal, Onglyza, Talcum Powder, and defective devices such as transvaginal mesh, shoulder pain pumps and DePuy hip implants.
Mr. Phillips and his firm are recognized as leaders in pharmaceutical litigation and have been appointed to positions of leadership on various steering committees, science/ discovery committees and JCCP’s. Glenn is a member of the Washington state bar. He is also a member of the American Association of Justice, and a Eagle member of the Washington Associate for Justice,and the non-profit organization of Public Justice. Glenn is a frequent speaker before such national groups as the National Trial Lawyers, American Association for Justice, Mass Torts Made Perfect, as well as various state trial lawyer groups.
“I used your firm. It wasn’t a large settlement but it was complicated and your firm handled the case very expeditiously, professionally and I am going to use Phillips Law Firm again if needed.” – Donna
“Love this law firm! They really go out of their way to help you with your case. I am still a current client so I cannot get into details but know that they are definitely five-stars!” – Jenica
“I had a difficult case. I was hit by a 15 year-old driver and was at work when it happened. I didn’t have my doctors on my side but I did have Phillips Law Firm to help get what I deserved. The parent only had minimal coverage so my attorney, thinking outside the box, went after my uninsured motorist coverage to get me more money in my pocket. Then, we worked with L&I so I didn’t have to pay them back as much. I highly recommend Phillips Law Firm to anyone that needs an attorney.” – Peggy
“An extremely talented and well respected attorney in the legal community.” – John O’Brien, Attorney
“Glenn is a fantastic lawyer and cares a great deal for each of his clients. I would recommend his firm to anyone who has been seriously injured and is seeking outstanding legal representation.” – Charles Paglialunga, Attorney
“I’ve worked with Glenn on a number of personal injury and product liability cases over the years. I’ve always been able to rely on Glenn as a man of his word. In terms of legal abilities, he continues to impress and surprise me with his work. He is well known nationally and respected as one of the top attorneys in his field.” – James Harris, Attorney
Derek P. Radtke is a personal injury lawyer and an associate with Phillips Law Firm who has over 15 years of experience in helping people who are injured protect and enforce their legal rights in several different ways. Derek’s experience since 1997 includes a variety of strategies used to fight for the rights of his clients. These strategies include resolving personal injury cases through mediation, arbitration, trial, appeal or settlement. Derek has extensive trial experience trying both large and small personal injurymatters, including medical negligence. He is also appointed regularly as an arbitrator, deciding cases in King and Snohomish Counties. Derek is also a native and current resident of Snohomish County. He earned his bachelor’s degree from the University of Washington and his law degree from Gonzaga University. He is admitted to practice in Washington State Courts, the United States District Court for the Western District of Washington, the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals and the United States Supreme Court. Derek is a member of the Washington State Bar Association and an Eagle member of the Washington State Association for Justice.
Derek has been recognized by the lawyer rating association AVVO as being a Superb Rating of 10 of 10.
“Derek is a professional, calm and calculating attorney. He is well respected in his discipline and highly regarded by his peers, both proponent and opponent. He was very patient and understanding as he guided me through the multi-layered process of a my personal injury case. This was my first experience of this nature, and Derek made sure I was up to date and included along the way. He made sure I had the information necessary so I would not feel vulnerable or lost. Derek is a fine Personal Injury Attorney and I highly recommend his professional help to anyone seeking compensation for damages.” – Personal Injury Client
“Mr. Radtke was excellent on keeping me informed on every detail in my case. Everytime I called he always took the time to address any of my questions or concerns in a very sensitive case. Mr. Radtke was quick to get back to me anytime I was unable to reach him. He also was very knowledgeable and very trustworthy, I wholeheartedly recommend Mr. Radtke to anyone who is looking for an attorney that cares about you.” – Jerrold
“Derek is one of the nicest and knowledgeable attorneys I’ve worked with. Having owned a business, I’ve had to hire a few. This was the first time I had to hire an attorney for a (boating-related) personal injury case.
With Derek and his staff, I knew what was going on every step of my case. I would recommend Mr. Radtke to any of my friends or family members. I was very satisfied with the outcome of my case.” – Norm
“Derek Radtke is an accomplished personal injury attorney. In years past, when I used to work for insurance companies, I opposed Derek in a number of cases. I knew him to be a tireless advocate for his clients, who was not afraid to take a difficult case to trial if the insurance company refused to make a reasonable settlement offer. I strongly endorse this attorney.” – James Dixon, Attorney
“I endorse Derek Radtke. I have had the opportunity to work wIth Mr. Radtke on multiple personal injury issues and know him to be a very knowledgeable and professional lawyer. I have reffered personal injury cases to Mr. Radtke and have know him to provide excellent services to his clients.” – Robert Hahn, Attorney
“I endorse Derek’s work. I have known Derek since law school. He has the highest standards in ethics and professionalism. He is very dedicated to his clients and their causes. He is a tireless worker. Recommend with confidence to Derek.” – Carl Munson, Attorney
Jason Murphy is an associate with Phillips Law Firm with over 10 years of experience in personal injury law. Jason is a native of New York City, where he practiced as a trial lawyer for a large personal injury firm. During that time, Jason successfully tried dozens of personal injury cases, large and small, and recovered several multi million dollars awards for his clients. Several of Jason’s verdicts were noted in the New York Law Journal’s recent “Hall of Fame” supplement on jury verdicts.
Jason earned his bachelor’s degree from Loyola University in Maryland, and his law degree from Western New England University. In law school, Jason won several awards for excellence in legal ethics, and was a member of the negotiation moot court team. He is admitted to practice law in New York State and Federal Courts, Connecticut, and Washington. Jason is a member of the New York State Trial Lawyer’s Association and the Washington State Bar Association.
Before moving to Washington State with his family, Jason was recognized by Super Lawyers as a 2016 “Rising Star” in the New York Metropolitan area, a distinction awarded to only 2% of lawyers in the state.
Attorney John M. Graham, B.A., B.S., J.D., is a renowned leader and speaker in the field of insurance law and serious injury settlements. John Graham is a graduate of Northwestern University, Oregon State University and the University of Puget Sound School of Law. He was admitted to practice in Washington State and the Federal Courts in 1979. He is a senior Of Counsel attorney with Phillips Law Firm, one of Washington’s largest injury firms and one of the most successful. He is an energetic advocate for the injured.
One of John Graham’s passions is writing and teaching. He has educated physicians and providers for more than 32 years and lectures regularly to students, attorneys and the injured. His teaching emphasizes the legal and insurance aspects of injury law. Crash Course 101, is in its 7th edition with over 85,000 copies in print.
John is an avid athlete, competing in marathons and triathlons. He is an instructor in martial arts and has surfed exotic hidden locations. He resides in Kirkland with his wife and kids. They have traveled extensively, including a two year trip circumnavigating the world. John has climbed Mount Kilimanjaro (19,340′) and Mount Rainier (14,411′).
Jason Todd is an attorney working in Phillips Law Firm’s Mass Torts division, to which he brings a strong desire to help clients seek justice. Jason earned his undergraduate degree from Washington State University and went on to obtain his law degree from Gonzaga University School of Law. Jason was admitted to practice in Washington State in 2009 and is a member of the Washington State Bar Association. Prior to Joining Phillips Law Firm Jason worked as a personal injury attorney helping clients who were wrongfully injured.
Maridith Ramsey graduated with her J.D. from Loyola Law School – Los Angeles. During her coursework she focused primarily on civil litigation, working as a legal extern for prominent Southern California trial firm, Engstrom, Lipscomb & Lack, as well as the Disability Rights Legal Center. Following graduation she was awarded a Loyola Law School Fellowship which she completed with Family Law CASA of King County, a non-profit organization.
Maridith has been with Phillips Law Firm since July of 2012. Today she continues to work with Family Law CASA on a pro bono basis to safeguard the rights of children from low-income homes entangled in volatile family disputes. Her focus at Phillips Law Firm also remains on advocacy; she manages numerous mass tort litigations, namely defective drug and defective medical devices cases.
Before law school Maridith graduated with a B.S. from the University of South Carolina. In addition to the Washington State Bar, she is an Eagle member of the Washington State Association for Justice and a member of the American Bar Association.
“Maridith assisted with my personal injury matter. She went to bat for me and the results of my claim far surpassed my expectations. Maridith kept me well informed throughout the entire process and did not give up when things got tough. I cannot thank her enough for her work.
Maridith is hardworking, professional and honest. Do not hesitate to contact her.” – William
Katelyn is an associate attorney at Phillips Law Firm representing plaintiffs in Workers’ Compensation and Social Security Disability matters.
Katelyn received her J.D. from Gonzaga University School of Law where she graduated cum laude. Katelyn received Pro Bono Distinction award and CALI Awards in Education Law and Elder Law. While in law school, Katelyn worked as a Federal Tax Intern and a Rule 9 Law Clerk. During law school, Katelyn was the President and Treasurer of the Student Organization for Victim’s Advocacy, the Treasurer of the Criminal Law Society, and a Representative for the Tax Law Society.
Prior to law school, Katelyn attended the University of Idaho where she received a B.A. in Political Science and a Minor in American Studies. At the University of Idaho Katelyn received Dean’s List Honors and was a member of the Pi Sigma Alpha Honors Society.
Katelyn was born and raised in King County, Washington and currently resides there. Katelyn is a member of the Washington State Bar Association.
Brad Feit is the Pre-Litigation Supervising Attorney of Phillips Law Firm’s Personal Injury division. He oversees the pre-litigation team to ensure maximum recoveries for clients. He also enjoys working with clients directly, monitoring their treatment progress and recovery.
Brad has lived and traveled extensively in Africa, South America, Asia and Europe. He has international experience and an ability to relate to a wide variety of clients from different backgrounds. Brad Graduated high school from the American school of Kuwait 2004. He attended Florida State University for undergrad and graduated with a Bachelor’s of Science in Hospitality Administration in 2008.
Brad graduated from Florida Coastal School of Law in May 2012. During law school Brad interned at the public defender’s office and worked for a Jacksonville appellate law firm.
Brad contributes his spare time to various non-profit organizations focusing on subsidized student housing for professional development and academic programs. He also enjoys golfing, scuba diving, spending time with his family, and pursuing his love of hiking and camping.
He is also fluent in Spanish.