Lincoln D. Sieler

Of Counsel

Biography

Lincoln’s areas of practice include catastrophic personal injury, wrongful death, mass torts, medical malpractice, commercial trucking accidents, maritime law, insurance bad faith and insurance coverage.

In his years as a successful litigator and trial lawyer, Lincoln has tried a variety of cases, obtaining substantial jury verdicts for his clients. Lincoln was one of the plaintiff’s trial counsel in Washington v. Teva, winning a $104 Million verdict for a retired mechanic and his wife. More recently, he was one of the plaintiff’s trial counsel in Couch v. MSA, winning an $7.2 Million verdict for a retired coal miner. Lincoln has also successfully represented clients in the Washington State Supreme Court and Court of Appeals. Two representative cases are Clausen v. Icicle Seafoods, Inc., 174 Wash.2d 70 (2012) and DePhelps v. Safeco Ins. Co. of America, 116 Wash.App. 441 (2003).

Lincoln graduated cum laude from Seattle University School of Law in 1991 and was a partner with Mosler, Schermer, Jacobs & Sieler from 1994 to 2010. He is a graduate of the Trial Lawyer’s College and is rated preeminent by Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Rating System. He has been named a Super Lawyer by Washington Law and Politics each year since 2006 and was named to the top 100 Super Lawyers in Washington in 2014.

Lincoln is a past chairman of the Insurance Law Section of the Washington State Association for Justice (Eagle Member) and is a member of its Legislative Steering Committee. Lincoln was recently voted one of the top 100 attorneys in Washington by SuperLawyers Magazine.

Lincoln is of counsel at Friedman | Rubin, with special status as agent and representative of the firm.

To contact Lincoln, you can email him at lsieler@friedmanrubin.com.

Presentations & Publications

2010, Annual Insurance Law Seminar, Insurance Law, Washington State Association for Justice.

2009, Annual Insurance Law Seminar, Insurance Law, Washington State Association for Justice.

2004, Insurance Law CLE, Discovery in Bad Faith Litigation, Washington State Association for Justice.

2003, Insurance Law CLE, Examinations Under Oath, Washington State Association for Justice.

“Killing with Kindness,” Trial News, Washington State Association for Justice, 2008.


Honors & Memberships

Super Lawyer – Top 100
Washington Law & Politics Magazine

Top Lawyers
Seattle Metropolitan Magazine

AV Rating – Preeminent
Martindale-Hubbell

Top 40 Plaintiff’s Personal Injury Lawyers
Washington Law & Politics Magazine

Legislative Steering Committee
Washington State Association for Justice

Education

Seattle University School of Law, J.D., 1991

University of Colorado, Boulder, B.A., 1988

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