SALLY LEIGHTON

With 35 years of experience in liability defense, Sally uses her trial expeirience to persuade jurors of the justice of her cause. Sally’s experience as a Systems Board Member for a major hospital group means that she understands medical institutions from the inside. Like Steve, Sally is a member of the prestigious American Board of Trial Advocates. She has successfully tried a variety of medical negligence cases and advocates regularly for her clients in disciplinary actions. A fellow of the American Leadership Forum, Sally is a natural leader with extensive volunteer experience managing complex medical institutions. She truly understands the challenges associated with providing competent, compassionate healthcare.

EDUCATION:

University of Puget Sound (J.D.); Texas Tech University (B.S., magna cum laude)

PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES:

Admitted to Bar in Texas and Washington; Washington Defense Trial Lawyers (WDTL); Defense Research Institute, Inc. (DRI); American Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA); Washington Health Care Risk Management (WHCRMS)

COMMUNITY SERVICE:

Past Chair, Mary Bridge Children’s Hospital Foundation; Member, Board of Directors Carol Milgard Breast Center; Member, Board of Directors Multicare Health System; Fellow, American Leadership Forum