• University of Washington, J.D., with honors, 1984
    Honors: Order of the Coif; Order of the Barristers

  • University of Washington, B.A., with honors, 1981
    Honors: Phi Beta Kappa

Elizabeth A. Leedom


Liz is an experienced trial lawyer who has represented hospitals, physicians and other providers in medical malpractice cases for over 28 years. She has special expertise on cases involving obstetrics, neurosurgery, anesthesia and other areas. In addition to her work with health care providers, she has represented medical device and product manufacturers. Liz has tried over 60 malpractice cases to verdict. She is regularly selected on the “Super Lawyers” and Best Lawyers® lists, most recently in 2019 when she was also selected to the Top 50 Women Lawyers.  Liz has also recently been invited to serve on University of Washington Medicine’s Oversight Committee for the Collaborative for Accountability and Improvement.

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  • Washington State Bar Association

  • U.S. District Court, Western District of Washington

  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Washington

  • American Board of Trial Advocates – Washington Chapter

  • American College of Trial Lawyers

  • International Society of Barristers

  • Litigation Counsel of America

  • Washington Defense Trial Lawyers

  • Washington Women Lawyers

  • University of Washington School of Law

  • University of Washington School of Medicine

  • Medic One Foundation

  • Little Bit Therapeutic Riding Center