Protecting the Vulnerable

Developmentally disabled and incapacitated adults make up a special segment of our society. Statistically, these are the citizens who are most often abused and neglected. In almost every instance, they are unable to protect themselves.

David P. Moody is a trial attorney. He is committed to protecting the vulnerable—people who have been neglected in nursing homes, in daycare facilities, in public schools, and by government social workers.

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What People Say

“For thirty years, I have investigated several hundred cases involving severe abuse and exploitation. In all that time, I never encountered a better attorney than David Moody.”

Former Lead Investigator
Office of the Attorney General
State of Washington
Medicaid Fraud Control Unit

“For nearly two months, I served as a juror on a very emotional and high-profile case involving three developmentally disabled men represented by David Moody. The case impacted my life considerably during and after the trial. Mr. Moody was incredibly sincere and compassionate in his support of the abused men. His dedication to these men and this case was remarkable.”

Juror, Beckman v. State of Washington, DSHS

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Results That Matter

David Moody's Results in Washington State
Results Across the State
Learn more about many of the multimillion-dollar recoveries and record-setting results that David has obtained across the State of Washington. Read more about David’s results statewide and landmark appeals.

Tomorrow’s Victories
David continues to shape the law and is actively pursuing several high-profile cases. Read examples of cases that are currently in progress. 

Guest Editorialist, The Seattle Times
David urges lawmakers to hold state agencies accountable.
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Client Stories

Linda's story is one of profound abuse and an unconscionable failure of social work. Despite it all, Linda survived.
Read about Linda.

Juliet's parents
Juliet, a highly vulnerable patient at Eastern State Hospital, was raped by another patient. After a three-year fight, her parents secured a $3 million judgment in her favor.
Read about Juliet.

Meet more of David’s clients.
Areas of Expertise: Social Work Negligence, Nursing Home Negligence, Daycare Negligence, and School Negligence