Darrell L. Cochran


W​ith over 24 years of experience in law, Darrell Cochran has won a significant number of multimillion dollar verdicts and settlements for his clients, both in Washington state and around the country. His legal philosophy is guided by the desire to assist those severely injured or damaged by well-funded defendants who have abused their power or acted recklessly in their disregard for others. Darrell specializes in catastrophic injury or death, medical malpractice, sexual abuse, insurance bad faith, product liability, and personal injury. He treats every client with respect and compassion.
Fighting for You
Darrell delivers bruising litigation on behalf of those who've been injured by well-funded entities who abuse their power and act recklessly with disregard. I specialize in catastrophic injury or death, medical malpractice, sexual abuse, insurance bad faith, product liability, and personal injury. I treat every client with respect and compassion.​​

Areas of Practice

  1. 1
    Auto Accidents
    No matter how an auto accident occurs in Washington State they can cause serious injury or death, and huge expense to those involved. As a result, if you or a loved one are a victim in an auto accident, it is essential that you get legal help you deserve.
  2. 2
    Consumer Protection
    Consumer protection is a group of laws that have been put in place to make sure that consumers are treated fairly, trade is fair and information within the marketplace is accurate. Consumer protection lawsuits can ensure consumers are treated fairly.
  3. 3
    Medical Malpractice
    Medical negligence claims require the understanding of complex medical issues. While many healthcare providers claim that “accidents happen,” or that medicine is “an art not a science,” their victims are often left with very real injuries and painful suffering.
  4. 4
    Product Liability
    Product liability is an area of law in which retailers, manufacturers, suppliers and distributors are held responsible for any injuries or deaths that the products they are dealing with cause.
  5. 5
    Catastrophic Injury
    Injuries can be physical or psychological. Serious injuries are those that cause life changing effects, or result in death. A lawyer can tell you what you might be able to recover in a lawsuit.
  6. 6
    Sexual Abuse Victims
    If you or a loved one has been the victim of sexual abuse or assault then you will know that such incidents can have devastating and life-long effects.

Recognition​​​​​​​​​ ​​

President, Washington State Association for Justice,

Damage Attorney’s Round Table, Member
Superlawyer, Washington Law & Politics Magazine,


Fill out the form below and a representative of Darrell Cochran will contact you shortly, making sure you get the legal help you need and deserve. You can also contact Darrell's office directly at

Pfau Cochran Vertetis Amala (PCVA)
Phone: (253) 777-0798
Fax: (253) 627-0654

911 Pacific Ave., Ste 200
Tacoma, WA 98402