Experienced Legal Counsel. Attorneys Who Listen.

Dean Standish Perkins & Associates is a client-focused, results-oriented personal injury law firm with a practice dedicated to representing injured people and their families. We have helped thousands of people recover millions in compensation in personal injury and wrongful death cases throughout the state of Washington.

Our attorneys and highly trained staff have lived and worked in the Seattle area for 30 years. We have families here and enjoy the active lifestyle offered by the Northwest. We know what you have to lose. We understand what an injury or death of a loved one can do to your life and the lives of your family members. It is our ultimate goal to get you relief from the pain and anxiety caused by your injury, and help you get back on the road to recovery and health.

Our attorneys

Dean Standish

Dean Standish "Stan" Perkins

Stan founded the firm in 1986 and recently celebrated his 30th anniversary of helping injured people find justice and regain their lives. A skilled attorney, Stan has successfully tried, arbitrated and settled thousands of personal injury cases, helping his clients recover millions of dollars. He is dedicated to giving back. From standing up for his clients to coaching young athletes and mentoring young lawyers, Stan is committed to helping people. Read his full profile.

Susan B Cohodes

Susan B. Cohodes

Susan has devoted her entire career to helping people who have been injured as a result of someone else's negligence. She join the firm in 2000 but has been practicing law since 1986. Read her full profile.

Richard Aguire

Richard Aguire

Richard joined the firm in 2016, bringing his experience from his practice with longtime attorney Karen Zimmer. He practices personal injury law and is fluent in Spanish. Read his full profile.

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Our values

Experience

Through our long and successful practice, we have seen just about every kind of case, and we bring that experience to help each and every client. If you are hurt, and someone else is at fault, you have come to the right place.

We have extensive experience negotiating with insurance companies, medical providers and at-fault parties to get you the medical treatment you need and full compensation for your injury, including lost wages, pain and suffering, payment of medical bills and money to cover any continuing needs that may exist. Call or email the firm to schedule a free consultation.

Integrity

Our reputation for integrity serves us well in negotiations with insurance company representatives and others who know we have the facts to back up our settlement demands. We will never accept a quick settlement that goes against your best interests or pursue frivolous claims that eat into your recovery. We will fight for you in court and at the negotiating table.

Responsiveness

At Dean Standish Perkins & Associates, we will keep you up-to-date on the progress of your claim, explain the probable timing, and make sure you get full compensation as efficiently and effectively as possible.

When you are injured, it is critically important to contact us right away. The sooner we can begin to gather information and identify witnesses, the better it is for your case. We will go to work immediately, often the same day you call, to help make sure you are getting the medical treatment you need and talk to the insurance company representatives.

We provide 24-hour access to our attorneys, evening and weekend appointments and home visits when needed. We can also help you get a rental car, get your car repaired, and arrange for you to get medical treatment now with the expenses to be paid when the insurance pays your settlement.

Compassion

We provide personal attention in a caring environment. Our attorneys and experienced paralegals work closely with you to make sure we understand your goals, and you understand all of your options. We know if you're contacting us, you are going through a terrible time. We care about our clients and do all we can to support them throughout the legal process.

Attorneys

Call Us For Help

If you are recovering from a car accident or fall, please give us a call. Dial 206-981-5043 or fill out our form. We offer no cost initial consultations that are private and you are under no contract to hire us. Our Seattle office has a Spanish speaker on staff, who can communicate with you to understand your case and get the fair compensation you deserve.