Attorney Joseph Pendergast has been with Hardwick & Pendergast, P.S. since 1998. Before that, he served as the King County deputy prosecuting attorney. There he saw first-hand how people's lives were changed as a result of an accident. He has over twenty one years of experience in personal injury law. He is proud to say that at Hardwick & Pendergast, P.S, our attorneys truly care about helping people forming a strong connection with clients, and treating them with the utmost respect.
Mr. Pendergast is a Seattle native. He graduated from the University of Washington, and received his law degree from the University of Oregon. He helps his community through a variety of local and legal services as well as being active in local youth sports as a coach.
Mr. Pendergast is a member of both the Million and Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum, been named Top 100 Trial Lawyers, received Avvo's highest rating of Superb Lawyer, and selected to the American Society of Legal Advocates. In addition, his firm has been named one of the "10 Best" Personal Injury Attorneys in Washington for Client Satisfaction 2014 to 2016 by American Institute of Personal Injury Attorneys, is a 2014 & 2015 Litigator Award Winner™ in Wrongful Death law, and is a member of Rue Ratings Best Attorneys of America.