Seattle student gets $3 million in sexual abuse lawsuit settlement
A lawsuit over sexual abuse allegations at Ballard High School is no longer heading to trial after the district agreed to pay the student $3
William L. Dixon, V, is the principal attorney at Dixon Law Firm PLLC in Seattle, Washington. Licensed in Washington for many years, he has represented hundreds of injured people harmed by someone else’s negligent or intentional conduct.
Clients rely on Mr. Dixon’s services in matters related to serious personal injury, sexual abuse and assault, medical malpractice, automobile and truck accidents, bicycle and pedestrian accidents, wrongful death, employment discrimination, and products liability cases.
Mr. Dixon attended The University of Arizona to earn a Bachelor of Science in business administration. He then went on to obtain his legal education at the University of Washington School of Law where he was inducted into The Order of Barristers and received his Juris Doctor. During law school, he served as an executive board member of the university’s Moot Court Honor Board and the president of the Black Law Students Association.
Before establishing his firm, Mr. Dixon gained extensive experience by serving as a commercial litigation attorney at a large Washington law firm for several years. He has represented clients at trial in both state and federal courts and has been successful in procuring millions of dollars in compensation on their behalf. Some of his representative results include:
A highly respected legal stalwart, Mr. Dixon holds active membership and leadership positions in many legal organizations. At the Washington State Bar Association, he has served as the chair of the litigation section executive committee. Within the Washington State Association for Justice, Mr. Dixon serves on the Board of Governors, and in the past has been an executive committee member, vice president of finance, and chair of its diversity committee. He is a trustee of the King County Bar Association.