John W. Ladenburg, Jr. has dedicated his career to injury law. Since 1996, John has tirelessly represented his clients in all aspects of the injury claim process. John consistently obtains outstanding results for victims of injuries.
John was born in Spokane, Washington three and a half years before Erik while his father was attending Gonzaga University, and was raised in Tacoma, Washington.
John attended Gonzaga University where he graduated in 1992 and obtained a Bachelor of Arts in political science. John graduated magna cum laude from Gonzaga University School of Law in 1996.
After graduating law school, John worked at Preston Gates & Ellis in Spokane, Washington. Upon returning to Tacoma in December, 1996, John was an associate at Burgess Fitzer, P.S. where he practiced civil litigation primarily defending governmental entities and individuals in personal injury, employment and civil rights actions.
In early 2003, John joined Erik at Ladenburg Law, PLLC. Since joining Ladenburg Law, John has focused his practice primarily on representing injured victims. He has handled cases involving automobile collisions, pedestrians, premise liability, and worksite injuries. John has also represented employees who have been the subject of discrimination, harassment and retaliation.
John has been a member of the Washington State Bar Association since 1996 and a member of the Washington State Association of Justice (formerly Washington State Trial Lawyers Association) since 2003. He has been a member of the Tacoma Pierce County Bar Association since 1997 and a member of the Honorable Robert J. Bryan American Inn of Court since 2000. He is admitted to practice in Washington State Courts, U.S. District Court, Western District of Washington, and U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit.