Caroline E. Greene

Of Counsel, Seattle Office

Direct Dial: 206.521.6437
caroline.greene@bullivant.com



Practice Areas

Bar Admissions

  • Washington, 2017
  • Florida, 2002

Education

  • University of Washington, School of Law - LL.M. in Health Law, 2019
  • University of Miami, School of Law - J.D., 2001
  • University of Florida - B.S., 1998

Practice Experience

Caroline Greene practices in the field of civil litigation, medical malpractice defense, professional liability defense, healthcare law, and personal and catastrophic injury litigation. She is a seasoned trial attorney— having tried 19 jury trials and military trials by courts-martial, as well as numerous bench trials. She was a felony-level criminal defense attorney in Florida for ten years, an active duty Air Force JAG, and a Special Assistant United States Attorney in the Eastern District of Virginia. She has appeared before state, federal and military courts, and is licensed in Washington and Florida. Her background also includes practicing administrative and regulatory law, federal contracts and fiscal law, and commercial litigation.

In addition to her J.D., she has an LL.M. in Health Law from the University of Washington School of Law. She was an extern at the Washington State Office of the Attorney General, University of Washington Division, Healthcare Team and the Veterans Administration, Office of General Counsel, Torts Law Group.

Some of her career achievements include:

  • Obtaining not guilty verdict for a client in an attempted murder jury trial.
  • Obtaining guilty jury verdict against accused as Air Force counsel in desertion trial by court-martial.
  • Convincing trial judge to overturn jury verdict and acquit client after arson trial.

Practice Emphasis

  • Medical Malpractice
  • Healthcare Law
  • Personal & Catastrophic Injury Litigation

Professional and Civic Involvement

  • Washington State Society of Healthcare Attorneys (Member)
  • Washington State Bar Association (Member, Health Law Section)
  • The St. Andrew's Bay American Inn of Court (Former Member)
  • Florida Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (Former Member)

Awards and Honors

  • Recipient of the Academic Excellence Award for the University of Washington Health Law LL.M. Program (2019)

Outside the Firm

Outside the office, Caroline enjoys gardening, running, traveling abroad and supporting her daughter in her many artistic pursuits. She is a college football fan and fervent supporter of all things Florida Gators and Washington Huskies.