As the founding member of Washington Injury Law and a successful Seattle personal injury lawyer, Janelle has successfully taken on cases against some of the largest insurance companies in the nation. She has obtained 6 and 7 figures outcomes for her clients against insurance companies, trucking companies, and premises liability parties. She is a member of the Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum, open only to attorneys with a history of multi-million dollar verdicts and settlements. She has repeatedly been named as a Top 40 under 40 trial attorney by the National Trial Lawyers, an invitation-only organization composed of premier trial lawyers.
Upon receiving her law degree from the University of Missouri – Kansas City School of Law Janelle joined the Jackson County Prosecutor’s office as an Assistant Prosecuting Attorney. As an Assistant Prosecutor Janelle was in the courtroom almost every day handling hundreds of cases and perfecting her trial skills. Janelle went on to work at two prestigious law firms utilizing her Physics background as a patent attorney. After years of working in the corporate sector, Janelle established Washington Injury Law to solely focus on helping people who have been injured.
Outside of work, Janelle is involved in her community. She speaks at continuing legal education courses around the country on topics ranging from motor vehicle accidents, intellectual property to medical malpractice to trucking litigation. She is a member of the Washington State Association for Justice as well as the Women Trial Lawyers Caucus of the American Association of Justice. When she is not working at her firm or in the community, she enjoys spending time with her two small dogs.