Gabe Verdugo practices in Keller Rohrback’s Plaintiff Tort Litigation and Complex Litigation practice groups. Gabe’s practice focuses on litigating on behalf of individuals and classes who have been injured. He has represented insureds in disputes with insurance carriers and litigated class actions on behalf of consumers who were deceived by drug manufacturers and other companies. Currently, Gabe is investigating claims related to the opioid crisis.
Before joining Keller Rohrback, Gabe served as a judicial law clerk for Chief Judge Rosanna M. Peterson of the U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Washington. Gabe also clerked for Justice Steven C. González of the Washington Supreme Court. During law school, Gabe externed for Judge Robert S. Lasnik of the U.S. District Court, Western District of Washington. He is proficient in written and spoken German.
Bar and Court Admissions
2015, U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Washington
2015, U.S. District Court for the Western District of Washington
University of Washington – B.S., 2008
Delta Alpha Phi, German Honors Society
Undergraduate Law Review, Senior Editor, Spring 2007
University of Washington – J.D., 2011
Professional and Civic Involvement
WSBA Administrative Law Section, Chair of Publications Committee, Past Section Chair
QLaw Association, Board Member, 2011-2015
QLaw Association, Judicial Evaluations Committee Member, Mentor