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William A. Barton - Newport, OR

214 S.W. Coast Hwy. Newport, OR 97365 - 4927

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Updated: 02/18/2024

Newport Serious Injury Claims Lawyer

Overview

Bill is, by anyone’s description, one of the best plaintiff’s litigators in the country.He began his significant mark on the legal landscape by bringing the first suit against the Boy Scouts of America that did not settle out of court but went to trial – a landmark case that helped to break open the field of psychological injury.He went on to become the first attorney to sue the Vatican for sexual abuse by clergy...

Bill is, by anyone’s description, one of the best plaintiff’s litigators in the country.He began his significant mark on the legal landscape by bringing the first suit against the Boy Scouts of America that did not settle out of court but went to trial – a landmark case that helped to break open the field of psychological injury.He went on to become the first attorney to sue the Vatican for sexual abuse by clergy.

Bill authored the definitive book on psychological injury cases, sharing his knowledge and experience to the benefit of countless lawyers and their injured clients.He has practiced law for over 40 years, continuing to try difficult and challenging cases, while remaining highly active in the professional community, serving on many boards, writing, and teaching.He has lectured on trial advocacy in 35 state sand 4 countries and testified as an expert witness in legal malpractice cases.

About William A. Barton

Practice Areas

  • Serious Injury Claims
  • Personal Injury
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Birth Injury
  • Sex Abuse

Litigation

  • 100%

Current Employment Position(s)

  • Partner

Qualifications

Bar Admissions

  • Oregon, 1972

Education

  • Willamette University College of Law, Salem, Oregon
    J.D.
  • Pacific University of the formerly college stockton, CA.
    B.S.

Achievements

Other Sources of Feedback About William A. Barton

Included on the 2024 Oregon list


Past Lists

  • 2023 Oregon Super Lawyers list
  • 2022 Oregon Super Lawyers list
  • 2021 Oregon Super Lawyers list
  • 2020 Oregon Super Lawyers list
  • 2019 Oregon Super Lawyers list
  • 2018 Oregon Super Lawyers list
  • 2017 Oregon Super Lawyers list
  • 2016 Oregon Super Lawyers list
  • 2015 Oregon Super Lawyers list
  • 2014 Oregon Super Lawyers list
  • 2013 Oregon Super Lawyers list
  • 2012 Oregon Super Lawyers list
  • 2011 Oregon Super Lawyers list
  • 2010 Oregon Super Lawyers list
  • 2009 Oregon Super Lawyers list
  • 2008 Oregon Super Lawyers list
  • 2007 Oregon Super Lawyers list
  • 2006 Oregon Super Lawyers list

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214 S.W. Coast Hwy. Newport, OR 97365 - 4927

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  • 541-265-5614

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