Attorney Greg Colburn Joins Davis Law Group

Posted on Apr 27, 2011

Davis Law Group, P.S. gains another unique perspective on personal injury victims.

Seattle, WA - Davis Law Group, P.S., a Seattle personal injury and wrongful death law firm, is pleased to announce that attorney Greg Colburn has joined the firm. Greg is a graduate of the University of Washington and received his Juris Doctor from Greg Colburn attorney joins Davis Law Group SeattleSeattle University School of Law. Prior to joining Davis Law Group, Greg spent several years representing accident victims at a small law office in Issaquah.

Before becoming a trial lawyer, Greg was on a path to become a professional baseball player. After high school in Montana he was drafted by the Colorado Rockies but chose to play college baseball at the University of Washington as a scholarship student-athlete. In 2002, he was team co-captain when the Huskies competed in the NCAA Men's Baseball Tournament. After his senior year he signed with the Los Angeles Dodgers.

But before he could report to spring training, Greg suffered a career ending injury to his feet as the result of falling from a rooftop while working as a carpenter.

Greg spent nearly two years in a wheelchair because the roofing subcontractor negligently installed its roofing material. Although more than eighty lawyers declined to take his case, Greg persevered and his tenacity paid off when he finally convinced an attorney to represent him. As a result of his frustration with the workers compensation and civil justice systems, Greg decided to go to law school. Greg spent hundreds of hours working on his case and in 2007, he settled for $1,000,000.

"My unique perspective as a former personal injury plaintiff turned trial lawyer gives me the ability to truly empathize with clients," said Colburn. I am passionate about helping people who find themselves in the same situation that I once found myself. I am excited about joining Chris Davis because we share a deep seeded commitment to helping victims."

"As a victim of a very serious and life-changing injury, Greg will be a very valuable member of the Davis Law Group team," said Chris Davis, founder of Davis Law Group. "He has the unique experience of actually helping to litigate his own case against a powerful insurance corporation and then winning that fight. Greg knows firsthand how hard it is to obtain justice for accident victims. Now he is a very capable lawyer who is extremely passionate about serving our clients. We are very thankful that he has joined our firm."

About Davis Law Group

Christopher M. Davis, founder of the Davis Law Group, has been a licensed attorney in the state of Washington since 1993. He has tried dozens of personal injury cases to verdict and has successfully handled and resolved hundreds of accident claims. Washington Law & Politics (WLP) magazine has named Davis a Washington ‘Super Lawyer' for five years in a row for his expertise and success in litigating personal injury claims. You can learn more about the firm by visiting: www.DavisLawGroupSeattle.com.