Lara A Wilcox

Lara A Wilcox

Bainbridge Island, WA

https://medilaw.com/lara-wilcox/

  • user-graduate Education Gonzaga University
  • Experience 11 years of experience year
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Practice Areas

Medical Malpractice
Nursing Home Abuse
Personal Injury
Products Liability
Medical Malpractice

Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice

  • Idaho
    Idaho State Bar

Working hours

  • Monday: 8:30 AM - 5 PM
  • Tuesday: 8:30 AM - 5 PM
  • Wednesday: 8:30 AM - 5 PM
  • Thursday: 8:30 AM - 5 PM
  • Friday: 8:30 AM - 5 PM
  • Saturday: Closed
  • Sunday: Closed

Biography

Lara is an experienced medical malpractice and personal injury attorney who has dedicated her life to helping injured people. Lara earned her Bachelor of Arts from Western Washington University in 2002, where she was a member of the WWU Policy Debate Team and interned for theWhatcom County Public Defender. She went on to attend Gonzaga University School of Law in Spokane, Washington and earned her Juris Doctor in 2009. During law school, she earned the highest grade in Appellate Writing, interned for the Spokane County Prosecutor, and represented indigent clients in various matters as a Rule 9 Intern for Gonzaga University Legal Assistance Clinic.Lara represents clients in matters related to medical malpractice; nursing home neglect; automobile, bicycle, and pedestrian collisions; injuries from defective and dangerous products; construction site injuries; and injuries on land known as premises liability claims including traumatic brain injuries and wrongful death. She has handled multiple matters through trial and appeal, including arguing before the Washington State Supreme Court in her first year of practice.Lara is admitted to practice in the states of Washington and Idaho, as well as the U.S. District Court for the Eastern and Western Districts of Washington. She is an Eagle Member of the Washington State Association for Justice (WSAJ) where she serves on the Development Committee and as a member of Women of WSAJ.Lara is an avid sailor, scuba diver, and skier. In their spare time, Lara and her husband Jon enjoy exploring the Salish Sea and Vancouver Island above and below the water.

Professional Associations

  • U.S. District Court for the Western District of Washington
    Attorney Member
    2019 - Current

Education

  • Gonzaga University
    J.D. (2010) | Law
    2006 - 2009

Publications

  • A Prescription for Safety: Consultant Pharmacists' Role in Preventing Harmful Mistakes
    WSAJ Trial News
    October, 2016

Speaking Engagements

  • Shielding New Lawyers from Conflict Cases, New Admittee CLE , Spokane, Washington