Why Should I Hire Abeyta Nelson Injury Law?

Founded 40 years ago, Abeyta Nelson Injury Law is the most experienced personal injury law firm in Central Washington. With local offices in Yakima, Ellensburg, and Sunnyside, we’re nationally recognized, and have won more awards than any other personal injury law firm in our region. In 2017, 2018 and 2019 our firm was named both “Best Law Firm” and “Best Personal Injury Law Firm” by readers of the Yakima Herald-Republic. And we’ve won the largest personal injury cases for our clients. We’re proud to have earned the reputation as the personal injury law firm you’d recommend to your family and close friends. Although the majority of our cases are settled through negotiation, without a lawsuit, we are experts in negotiations or in the courtroom, ready to take your case to court to secure your rights. Whether in the courtroom or the conference room, Abeyta Nelson attorneys maintain an uncompromising commitment to our clients by supporting each case with a combined total of 110 years of experience.

Our experience, expertise, and award-winning track record sets Abeyta Nelson apart from other personal injury law firms. Since 2000, Abeyta Nelson is the only Central Washington personal injury law firm with two lawyers, Terry Abeyta and Rod Nelson, who have been named as Super Lawyers™ by their peers. Abeyta Nelson has been awarded Martindale-Hubbell’s highest rating, AV Preeminent, for outstanding legal ethics and abilities.

In addition, Abeyta Nelson has been recognized as the Best Attorney in Yakima County, named to The Best Lawyers in America, American Board of Trial Advocates, Damage Attorneys Round Table, Million Dollar Advocates Forum, Top 100 Lawyers by Washington Law and Politics Magazine, “Best Law Firm” by U.S. News and World Report, and Law Dragon’s 500 Leading Plaintiff’s Lawyers in America. Abeyta Nelson lawyers are highly ranked by AVVO, an independent online lawyer rating system. Terry Abeyta has been named to the Top 100 National Trial Lawyers list. In 2014, David Abeyta received the New Attorney of the Year award from Washington State Association for Justice. No other Central Washington personal injury law firm can compare with this list of honors.

We’ve settled the largest cases in Central Washington

Abeyta Nelson is responsible for the largest settlements in the history of Central Washington – including Yakima, Kittitas, Grant and Klickitat Counties – totaling more than $250 million in the last 25 years. These awards help families put their lives back together after a serious accident or injury, easing the financial strain of large medical bills, lost wages, and other expenses.

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Our Promise to Every Client

Finding the right law firm can be a challenge. We know the medical, financial, family, and legal pressures facing families after an accident can be overwhelming. We also understand that no two clients are the same. From the first phone call to your settlement, our attorneys promise to listen to you, answer your questions, and put you at ease. We promise to take the time to understand the unique details of your case, and communicate with you as your case progresses. We pledge to give you the best value for your legal dollars. And most of all, we promise to take the pressure of the claims process off you so you can get better and get on with your life.

What our clients are saying about Abeyta Nelson

“They listened to me. It showed that they cared.” -Teresa, client, traumatic brain injury case

“They proved they could take on a national corporation…and triumph.” -Brooke, client, slip and fall case

“They always explained everything thoroughly. We never went home in doubt.” – Fred, client, automobile accident case

“The injury was traumatic for me. I was pleasantly surprised with the amount of emotional support they provided.” -Wendy, client, dog bite case

“They got my case settled much faster than I thought they would… and I won!” -Nancy, client, automobile accident case