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The Washington personal injury lawyers at Brett Murphy are prepared to fight for your rights after a major auto accident, personal injury or wrongful death in Tacoma, Washington. Brett Murphy's legal team has offices in Seattle, Bellevue, Everett, Tacoma, Spokane, Vancouver, Bellingham and Mount Vernon, and represents accident victims throughout the State of Washington.
Call 800-925-1875 today for a free claim evaluation or use our online form to provide the details of your injury. The lawyers at Brett Murphy handle various accident claims, including:
- Personal injuries
- Auto accidents
- Motorcycle accidents
- Pedestrian accidents
- Boating accidents
- Aviation crashes
- Railroad collisions
- Construction accidents
About Tacoma, Washington
Tacoma, Washington, the “City of Destiny,” is the bustling seat of Pierce County. The third largest city in Washington State, Tacoma's population numbered 196,118 in 2009 (U.S. Census Bureau estimate). Tacoma is the educational and cultural center of Pierce County, Washington. The University of Washington, the Tacoma Community College, and the University of Puget Sound are three of the 15 institutes of higher learning found here. Cultural delights include the Tacoma Opera, the city’s Symphony Orchestra and the Broadway Center for the Performing Arts. From its beginnings as a lumber town and port city, Tacoma has emerged as an international tourist destination and convention center surrounded by the maritime beauty of Puget Sound and the magnificence of Mt. Rainier.
Tacoma, Washington, Area Hospitals and Medical Centers
If you have been seriously injured in a vehicle collision in Tacoma, on a construction site, or as the result of the negligence of another person or company, you may need both immediate and costly long-term medical care. Hospitals and major medical centers in and around Tacoma include:
- Tacoma General Hospital
- St. Joseph Medical Center
- Madigan Army Medical Center
- Allenmore Hospital Imaging
- St. Clare Hospital
- St. Francis Hospital
Traffic collisions and other accidents that cause severe injuries can result in expensive medical bills, placing a heavy financial burden on the victim and the victim's family. The personal injury attorneys at Brett Murphy will manage and coordinate payment of medical bills as part of their legal representation, including helping you navigate issues with insurance coverage and insurance claims.
Tacoma, Washington, Court System
The Tacoma Municipal Court, located at 930 Tacoma Ave. S., Rm. 841, Tacoma, WA 98402-2181 (Telephone: (360) 591-5357), has jurisdiction over violations of the Tacoma Municipal Code. The Pierce County District Court hears criminal misdemeanor, criminal gross misdemeanor cases and general civil actions with damage claims in the maximum amount of $75,000. The Pierce County District Court is located at 930 Tacoma Ave., South Criminal Division, Tacoma, WA 98402-2115, and 1902 96th St. S., Civil and Infraction Division, Tacoma, WA 98444 (Telephone: (360) 798-7487).
In Tacoma, the Superior Courts are the trial courts of general jurisdiction. The Superior Court hears civil matters including lawsuits in which the amount in controversy is more than $50,000. The Pierce County Superior Court also has jurisdiction over felonies committed within Tacoma, WA. The Pierce County Superior Court is held at 930 Tacoma Ave. S., Rm. 334, Tacoma, WA 98402-2108 (Telephone: (253) 798-3654).
The Washington Court of Appeals considers appeals in civil and criminal cases appealed from Superior Courts. The court is divided into three divisions. Division I is based in Seattle; Division II is based in Tacoma; and Division III is based in Spokane.
- Tacoma Municipal Court
- Pierce County District Court
- Pierce County Superior Court
- Washington Court of Appeals
Contact Tacoma, Washington's Injury Lawyers Today
Contact the attorneys of Brett Murphy today by calling 800-925-1875 or 360-714-0900 or by using the convenient online form. You will be put in contact with an experienced personal injury lawyer who can address your immediate concerns. Call today for a free initial interview and case evaluation.