Robert J. Wayne has dedicated his career to representing people hit with criminal charges, and businesses and individuals who have significant civil claims; providing zealous advocacy for his clients. Mr. Wayne has almost forty years of experience practicing before the courts in Washington State. Mr. Wayne has continually been recognized for his excellence in advocacy. Lawyers repeatedly voted to include Robert Wayne in the list of Washington Super Lawyers (limited to the top 5% of lawyers) in multiple years. He has been awarded the highest ability rating by the leading legal directory in the country, and named to be included in Who’s Who in American Law, Who’s Who in American Education & Who’s Who in America. His peers have appointed him to chair numerous committees, and he is regularly asked to lead courses on trial advocacy, depositions and cutting edge use of technology in the court room by the National Institute on Trial Advocacy, one of the nation’s preeminent legal institutions. Mr. Wayne also taught trial advocacy at the University of Washington School of Law for 30 years. Robert Wayne has achieved the highest possible rating through the Martindale-Hubbell rating system, which is a peer review process for legal ability and ethics.