Bill brings a passion to help his clients and 20 years trial experience to the job.
After earning a bachelor’s degree at the University of Washington, Bill earned a law degree in 1994 at Tulane University where he graduated with honors and was an editor of the Tulane Maritime Law Journal.
Bill left the State Attorney General’s Office in 1999 to go into private practice. He was with Brett & Daugert PLLC and Brett, Murphy, Coats, Knapp, McCandlis and Brown PLLC, before opening Bill Coats Law, PLLC in 2014.
Bill serves on the Board of the Bellingham Public Schools Foundation.
At Bill Coats Law PLLC, our core values are empathy and grit.
Our core value of empathy means we do our best to listen to, care for and understand our clients. Our goal is to provide excellent service.
Our core value of grit means we are persistent and determined. It means that we do all in our power to achieve excellent results for every one of our clients.
Our clients are good, honest people who have been seriously injured through no fault of their own. For example, many of our clients are victims of drunk drivers. We hold wrongdoers accountable for their reckless behavior.
114 W. Magnolia St., Suite 501,
Bellingham, WA 98225
+1 360 392 2833
+1 360 637 0330