V. Woolston, a partner at the law firm Perkins Coie LLP in Seattle in the Product Liability practice, represents manufacturers in state and federal courts throughout the United States. His practice emphasizes aviation, product liability and class actions. His principal clients include Honeywell International Inc., The Boeing Company and Hitachi Zosen. He has tried numerous aviation cases to verdict, including cases involving the crash that claimed the life of a former Winston Cup champion, Alan Kulwicki, and cases involving alleged toxic poisoning of flight attendants by contaminated cabin air. He also regularly counsels clients in loss prevention and lawsuit avoidance issues.
V. has served on the firm's management and executive committees.