As the founder and principal of Bishop Legal, attorney Raymond Bishop has been dedicated to fighting for the rights of his firm’s clients for nearly two decades. An experienced litigator, Mr. Bishop is responsible for securing hundreds of highly favorable awards for his clients both in and out of court.
In the years since he opened the firm’s doors in 1994, Mr. Bishop has earned his clients tens of millions of dollars in just compensation for accident-related damages.
Raymond Bishop’s unique life experiences and employment history make him a powerful advocate for the wrongfully injured and a formidable opponent of the powerful interest groups that pad their bottom lines by neglecting their responsibilities.
Before moving to the Seattle-Tacoma area, Mr. Bishop practiced law in Mexico City, where he developed a working knowledge of Spanish and developed a passion for advocating for the less fortunate. Since moving to Washington State, he’s argued cases before the Washington Appellate and Supreme Courts and works comfortably in the state’s judicial system.
Mr. Bishop is an active member of both the Washington State Bar Association and the Washington State Association for Justice, and his work as a personal injury attorney in Seattle and the entire western Washington region has earned him recognition statewide. Mr. Bishop is a member of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum and the Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum.
Mr. Bishop is familiar with the ins and outs of the court systems of King, Pierce and Snohomish Counties and has built ground-up relationships with other attorneys and judges. Mr. Bishop’s experience and knowledge affords him, and by extension his clients, an advantage in difficult legal arenas.
Where He Practices
Along with the rest of the Bishop Legal team, Raymond Bishop works out of the firm’s Normandy Park office conveniently located near SeaTac Airport. Mr. Bishop litigates most of his cases in the three-county Greater Seattle area, but he has experience farther a field in Skagit, Thurston, Lewis, Grant, and Yakima Counties as well.
In keeping with his inclusive legal philosophy, Mr. Bishop’s law firm also caters to the Seattle area’s growing Spanish-speaking population, with numerous fluent speakers on staff.
What He Practices
Raymond Bishop’s focus is personal injury law, and he has put together a strong, compassionate legal team. Clients typically come to Mr. Bishop after they have been injured in a car, construction or workplace accident as a result of a defective product, negligence or reckless behavior.
Some of his clients are nursing home residents who have been physically abused by malicious staff members or been provided with inadequate care, often the result of unfortunate corner-cutting.
Mr. Bishop conducts free case evaluations on a regular basis, placing special emphasis on prospective clients whose lives have been changed irrevocably through no fault of their own. When he’s not fighting for the rights of ordinary Washingtonians suffering from serious injuries, he can be found spending time with his wife and their three children.