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Personal Injury Attorneys
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John R. Layman

Attorney at Law

As a partner in the firm for over 35 years, attorney John R. Layman has carried on the family tradition of not only providing sound legal guidance to individuals and families throughout the state of Washington but also serving his community in a variety of ways. He focuses his practice on personal injury cases, in particular those involving individuals who have suffered traumatic brain injuries. Highly-respected in the legal and medical communities, John uses his knowledge and experience in an effort to make a positive difference in the lives and cases of the clients he represents.

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The outcome of your legal situation can impact the rest of your life. Our attorneys treat every client and case with the same level of detail and personal attention.


Our firm was established in 1956, and our current attorneys each have well over 30 years of history serving Washington-area clients in a wide variety of cases.


We are the ones bringing the legal expertise to the table, but we know that your case is important to you. You will be involved and kept up to date throughout the process.

Seattle Children's Hospital Aspergillus Representation

Layman Law Firm has been working tirelessly to protect the children and families who have used Seattle Children’s Hospital as a treatment facility.

Many have developed Aspergillus as a result of improperly maintained and cleaned HVAC system, even after it was brought to light in numerous depositions and lawsuits.

Between 2001 and 2014, seven patients developed Aspergillus, and 5 of them died. If you or someone you love was treated at Seattle Children’s Hospital in that time, and has developed Aspergillus, please contact our firm immediately.

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We Care About YOU, Not Our Next TV Commercial

When legal situations come up in your life, it can be a relief to know that there are knowledgeable legal professionals you can turn to for help. For over 50 years, the Layman Law Firm has served the needs of people in the greater Spokane, Washington area, and that tradition continues today. For personal injury and business law matters in Spokane, Seattle, and throughout the state of Washington, we are here to help.

If you have suffered a personal injury due to the actions or negligence of another party, you have the right to take legal action in pursuit of fair financial compensation. Whether your claim involves a traumatic brain injury, an auto or truck accident, a construction site injury, medical malpractice, premises or product liability, wrongful death, or more, we have the experience you need to seek damages for medical bills, lost wages, and property repairs.

In addition to practicing personal injury law, our skilled team of attorneys has extensive experience in business law matters. If you are in need of legal counsel for your business, we can help you prepare contracts and other legal documents, handle mergers & acquisitions, negotiating agreements, and more. As a seasoned business and commercial law firm, our attorneys will help you evaluate your goals and objectives and identify any potential challenges.

When you choose to work with us here at the Layman Law Firm, you will receive not only the decades of knowledge and experience we bring to the table in your case, but also the same level of care and compassion our clients have come to know from us. If you are in need of legal help in Spokane or Seattle, Washington, contact us today at the Layman Law Firm and schedule a free consultation.