Thomas B. Nedderman initially practiced law for three years in Chicago, Illinois prior to moving to Seattle, Washington. He joined Floyd, Pflueger & Ringer in 1999 and was promoted to Partner in 2002. He is currently a shareholder at Floyd, Pflueger & Ringer and is licensed to practice law in Washington, Alaska, Oregon and Illinois. He is also a Tribal Bar member for the Tulalip, Muckleshoot, Swinomish, Sauk-Suiattle, Puyallup, and Snoqualmie Indian Tribes in Washington State.
Tom’s practice focuses on liability defense in a variety of complex civil litigation cases. He represents contractors, business owners, non-profit organizations and professionals against claims of negligence, product liability, breach of contract and professional liability. He also works with major retailers, municipalities, Indian tribes and school districts in cases concerning personal injury, property damage and employment matters. He regularly defends construction site accidents, fire loss claims, trucking accidents, sexual abuse claims, motor vehicle accidents, liquor liability and civil rights/wrongful termination matters.
Tom has extensive experience in Superior and District Courts of Washington, Oregon and Alaska. He also has experience in the Court of Appeals and Federal District Courts in Washington and Alaska. He also co-authored an insurance adjuster’s law manual for claims filed in Alaska. Tom is a 1996 graduate of Thomas M. Cooley Law School in Lansing, Michigan, where he received the Distinguished Student Award. He received his B.A. in Political Science from the University of Colorado at Boulder in 1990.
Tom is a member of a local hockey team and enjoys skiing, live music, and spending time with his family.