Chelan, Washington Family Lawyers

Jason Benjamin
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Bellevue, WA Family Law Attorney with 24 years experience
(425) 598-0470 10655 NE 4th Street, Ste 208
Bellevue, WA 98004
Family, Arbitration & Mediation, Divorce and Domestic Violence
Seattle University School of Law
Jason Benjamin has spent the past 23 years immersing himself in the intricacies of family law and particularly child custody cases. He has personally handled more than 1000 cases where child custody is at issue.

He particularly welcomes families who have emergency custody, domestic violence or restraining order issues, as he can typically obtain appropriate orders within hours to protect you and the children.

From the beginning of his legal career, Jason has aggressively advocated on behalf of victims of domestic violence (even when domestic violence was not treated seriously by the courts). He understands the complexities of...
Kim Laree Schnuelle
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Bellevue, WA Family Law Lawyer with 27 years experience
(425) 329-3861 601 108th Avenue NE
Suite 1900
Bellevue, WA 98004
Family, Divorce and Domestic Violence
University of Washington School of Law
Kim Schnuelle is a Senior Associate at McKinley Irvin, one of the Pacific Northwest’s premier divorce and family law firms. Kim has a 10.0 “Superb” rating on Avvo.com and has also been selected for the honor of Washington Super Lawyers®. Kim has a reputation for putting her clients’ needs first and protecting what matters most to them. “My clients know unequivocally that I am on their side,” says Kim. She is a member of the Washington State and King County Bar Associations, as well as a volunteer with Lifelong AIDS Alliance. Ms. Schnuelle was recently awarded with an A.V. Preeminent...
Sarah Elizabeth Hovland
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(844) 923-2645 1721 Hewitt Ave
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Everett, WA 98201
Everett, WA Family Law Lawyer with 9 years experience
Family and Divorce
University of Warwick School of Law and Gonzaga University School of Law

Sarah is a person (who happens to also be an attorney) fueled by compassion, curiosity, and the desire to see justice prevail. She started her path towards the legal profession at age 7 when she negotiated her first deal: to stay up past her bedtime. She did not win. Several decades later, she applied this and many other life lessons to the practice of law. In her spare time, you can find Sarah at the local dog park trying and failing to get her dog to fetch a tennis ball, playing on the water, listening to music, traveling around this...
Kristofer D. Leavitt
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Redmond, WA Family Law Lawyer with 6 years experience
(425) 869-8067 7525 166th Avenue NE
Suite D230
Redmond, WA 98052
Family, Divorce and Estate Planning
Indiana University - Indiana University-Bloomington
Leavitt Legal Group is a full-service law firm founded to accomplish a single goal: deliver unmatched results to our clients regardless of their legal needs. At Leavitt Legal Group we understand that when our clients come to us with their legal problems they are trusting us to help them navigate a complex and often confusing legal system. For this reason, Leavitt Legal Group focuses on providing straightforward, common-sense counsel to our clients in order to help them understand their legal options as well as more fully understand the legal process they are facing. Counseling with our...
Laurie G. Robertson
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(844) 923-2645 1721 Hewitt Ave
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Everett, WA 98201
Everett, WA Family Law Attorney with 24 years experience
Family, Divorce and Estate Planning
New York Law School
Laurie Robertson has been practicing family law since 1996. As a seasoned and aggressive divorce lawyer, she is extremely familiar with Washington state's complicated laws. She is a compassionate and caring attorney driven by results, and she knows her way around the court room.

Attorney Robertson's extensive experience and legal knowledge allow her to serve a range of client needs. Laurie earned her B.A in psychology at Rutgers University, New Jersey. She earned her J.D. at New York Law School in New York City. After law school, she relocated to Atlanta, Georgia and worked for a firm which focused on family...
Ululani Akiona
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Everett, WA Family Law Lawyer with 17 years experience
(425) 512-9161 3216 Wetmore Avenue
Everett, WA 98201
Family, Divorce, Domestic Violence and Estate Planning
University of Hawai'i at Manoa William S. Richardson School of Law
I am a compassionate and empathetic individual, and I founded Akiona Law, PLLC to fully realize my passion for helping people in this turbulent and uncertain economic climate and to ensure people are being treated fairly and are not being taken advantage of. I practice family law in Snohomish County, Washington and my office is located in Everett. I support and encourage parties to work together to resolve their issues, especially when children are involved. The fact of the matter is when you have children, you are going to have deal with your former spouse for the rest...
Soloman Kim
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Mill Creek, WA Family Law Attorney with 24 years experience
(206) 355-4555 16708 Bothell-Everett Hwy, Suite 104
Mill Creek, WA 98012
Family and Personal Injury
University of Washington School of Law
Hello, thank you for visiting my profile. I am committed to helping injured people recover and achieve financial recovery. I also work every day to represent families and individuals in need for guidance and representation in divorce and family law matters. I am also a certified mediator that can help mediate your disputes. Please consider reaching out to me and call me to discuss your situation. Thank you very much.
Michele Maureen O'Loane
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Everett, WA Family Law Attorney with 18 years experience
(425) 252-5020 1604 Hewitt Avenue #301
Everett, WA 98201
Family, Arbitration & Mediation and Divorce
Seattle University School of Law
Jessica Terese Moore
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Bellevue, WA Family Law Lawyer with 16 years experience
(425) 329-3861 601 108th Avenue NE
Suite 1900
Bellevue, WA 98004
Family and Divorce
Seattle University School of Law
Family law is a very active practice area. Though the people change and the law itself evolves, the need for capable, considerate legal representation remains constant. It is that kind of representation I want to provide.

Jessica’s keen intellect and ability to narrow volumes of information into the most salient points makes her a highly persuasive and effective attorney. Her dedication to the practice of family law comes from a passion to connect with the lives of people who need help and provide them with capable and considerate representation.
Tatyana Gidirimski
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Mercer Island, WA Family Law Attorney with 17 years experience
(206) 436-1074 7525 SE 24th Street
Ste 600
Mercer Island, WA 98104
Family and Divorce
University of Washington School of Law
Tatyana Gidirimski has handled every aspect of family law, including complex divisions of property, maintenance, parenting plans (including modifications and child relocations), child support, division of business assets, committed intimate relationships, prosecution and defense of restraining orders, domestic violence protection orders, and preparation and negotiation of prenuptial and other relationship agreements. Tatyana is highly cognizant of the toll - both financial and psychological - a contested family law matter can take on the client and strives to achieve an out-of-court resolution of the conflict whenever possible. She is skilled in dealing with high-conflict personalities and counsels clients on handling...
Stacey Lynne Smythe
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Bellevue, WA Family Law Lawyer with 27 years experience
(425) 460-0550 9 Lake Bellevue Dr
#204
Bellevue, WA 98005
Family, Divorce, Domestic Violence and Estate Planning
Seattle University School of Law
Stacey Smythe joins Law Offices of Molly B. Kenny firm with over 24 years of legal experience, focusing in Family Law, Estate planning and Probate. Stacey Smythe graduated from the University of Puget Sound with a bachelor of arts in Business Administration and Sociology. She received her Juris Doctorate from University of Puget Sound School of Law in 1991, nka Seattle University School of Law. Ms. Smythe is committed to an open line of communication with her clients and recognizes the need to keep clients fully informed of all aspects of their case. Ms. Smythe...
Kenneth Berger
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Monroe, WA Family Law Attorney with 24 years experience
(360) 794-6083 148 Woods St
Monroe, WA 98272
Family, Bankruptcy, Divorce and Estate Planning
Nova Southeastern University
Mr. Kenneth A. Berger has a wide range of legal talents. He enjoys tough courtroom litigation. He also attempts to problem solve potential legal problems before they become more extensive. Mr. Berger has a Juris Doctor degree from Nova Southeastern University. He is a member of the Washington State Bar Association, and the Snohomish County Bar Association. Mr. Berger is also licensed to practice in Western Washington and Eastern Washington District Courts. He has practiced law in Washington State since 1995. You may have also seen Mr. Berger's name in another context. He has been active as a local governmental official....
Perry William McConnell
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Marysville, WA Family Law Lawyer with 11 years experience
(360) 658-6580 1636 Third Street Suite A
Marysville, WA 98270
Free ConsultationFamily, Divorce and Personal Injury
Gonzaga University School of Law
Elizabeth Anne Hoffman
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Bellevue, WA Family Law Lawyer
(425) 329-3861 601 108th Avenue NE
Suite 1900
Bellevue, WA 98004
Family, Divorce and Domestic Violence
Seattle University School of Law
Elizabeth A. Hoffman is an attorney at McKinley Irvin’s Bellevue and Seattle offices. She is adept in a number of areas of family law, including divorce, adoption, domestic violence, unmarried couples, LGBT family law, and more. Elizabeth has been distinguished as a Washington “Rising Star” by Super Lawyers® (2014) due to her experience, reputation, and consistently exceptional client service. Elizabeth passionately advocates for her clients as well as the community at-large, particularly in the areas of domestic violence advocacy and the welfare of children.
Jeffrey Lynn Barth
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Kirkland, WA Family Law Lawyer with 40 years experience
(425) 822-6564 121 Lake St S
Ste 101
Kirkland, WA 98033
Free ConsultationFamily, Divorce and Estate Planning
Gonzaga University School of Law
I have been practicing law in Washington for 38 years. My practice has focused solely on family law including such issues as divorce, support modifications, parenting plans, paternity, prenuptial agreements and gay and LGBT family law.

I am a seasoned, tenacious legal professional who offers practical and honest advice about making your legal matters efficient and cost-effective.

I have been married 39 years and have two children and two grandchildren. In my free time I enjoy golf, gardening and spending time with my family.
Douglas Wilson Miller
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Bellevue, WA Family Law Attorney
(425) 460-0550 9 Lake Bellevue Dr
#204
Bellevue, WA 98005
Family, Criminal and Divorce
Duke University School of Law
I am an attorney in private practice with the Law Offices of Molly B. Kenny in Bellevue, Washington, where I focus on family law and criminal defense. I am a graduate of Duke Law School Class of 1988, with over 25 years of legal experience.
Billie Grissom
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Bothell, WA Family Law Lawyer with 16 years experience
(425) 286-1110 19125 North Creek Parkway
Suite 120
Bothell, WA 98011
Family and Divorce
Seattle University School of Law
Billie Grissom has been involved in Washington’s collaborative movement since 2005 and her practice is limited to out-of-court settlement options. She has had extensive training in collaborative law, mediation and other out-of-court settlement approaches for difficult and complex family law matters.

Billie helps couples and families in conflict preserve what is most important to them through active participation that allows them to decide their own future. She is an active and empathetic listener who directly addresses client’s needs. Billie can help you to understand your options and to move forward in life without destroying yourself, your children and your family.

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Gordon Wilson Wilcox
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Bellevue, WA Family Law Lawyer with 49 years experience
(425) 329-3861 601 108th Avenue NE
Suite 1900
Bellevue, WA 98004
Family, Business and Divorce
University of Pennsylvania Law School
Gordon W. Wilcox is a seasoned family law and divorce attorney from Seattle, WA. With more than 35 years of legal experience behind him, Gordon is confident in his ability to provide the exceptional legal guidance and advocacy that his clients need, when they need it the most. Over the years, Gordon has honed his legal skills to focus on complex divorce cases and litigation. He said, “I chose family law because I am more interested in helping individuals than corporations. And I found I could help people in family law.” At the start of every case, Gordon analyzes all...
Patrick Trivett
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Marysville, WA Family Law Lawyer with 12 years experience
(360) 659-8282 1031 State Avenue
Suite 103
Marysville, WA 98270
Family, Divorce, Estate Planning and Probate
Seattle University
The Law Offices of Patrick M. Trivett, PLLC is a boutique criminal defense and civil litigation firm serving King, Snohomish and Skagit Counties dedicated to zealous client representation and expeditious and creative resolutions.
Shashi Vijay
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Issaquah, WA Family Law Attorney
(425) 557-4305 22525 SE 64th Street, Suite # 249
Issaquah, WA 98027
Free ConsultationFamily, Bankruptcy, Business and Estate Planning
Seattle University School of Law
Shashi Vijay founded VJ Law Firm, PLLC with the vision of helping individuals and small-businesses with their legal needs, by partnering closely in understanding each client's unique situation and formulating solutions in an expeditious manner. She has over five years of legal experience and has counseled clients in areas of consumer bankruptcy, business formation, real estate and estate planning. Shashi provides probono services to local non-profits through Washington Association of Community Organizations and serves the needs of low-income clients by vounteering at various Eastside neighborhood clinics. She also assists homeowners in protecting their homes by volunteering at the Northwest Justice...
Nathan Albright
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Moses Lake, WA Family Law Lawyer with 19 years experience
(509) 765-0911 406 W. Broadway Ave., Suite B
Moses Lake, WA 98837
Family, Divorce and Domestic Violence
University of Idaho College of Law
Attorney Nathan Albright has been practicing almost exclusively in the area of family law for over 10 years. He handles cases related to custody, child support, spousal support, equitable distribution, dissolution of civil unions and domestic partnerships, paternity, domestic violence, adoptions, guardianships, and nonparental custody cases. He is admitted to practice law in Washington State and Federal Court. Mr. Albright’s former clients describe him as helpful, caring, knowledgeable, and “A brilliant attorney with an exceptional skill set.” In addition to being highly recommended by his clients, he has also been endorsed by her peers, who have described him as...
Kent Millikan
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Everett, WA Family Law Lawyer with 51 years experience
(425) 259-2222 3411 Colby Ave
Everett, WA 98201
Family, Business, Divorce and Estate Planning
College of William and Mary
Hello – My name is Kent Millikan. I’m a senior partner in the Deno Millikan Law Firm, and I’ve practiced law since 1968. My experiences in life and the law have given me judgment about issues and cases that can only be gained by years of experience representing clients in and out of the courtroom. I have years of experience as a trial lawyer representing clients in personal injury cases, in complex divorce and family law cases, in contentious probate issues, and in complex business matters and real estate. My practice focus now is personal injury, probate, estate planning,...
Brook Andrew Goddard
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Bellevue, WA Family Law Attorney with 18 years experience
(425) 453-9200 155 108th Ave NE, #700
Bellevue, WA 98004
Family, Divorce and Estate Planning
Tulane University School of Law
Divorce and Child Custody: These are powerful words with powerful consequences. Established on the eastside of Lake Washington since 1973, my firm provides clients with vigilant and professional representation. As an experienced family law attorney, I will provide you with sound advice and guidance to resolve your family law issues. At the outset of my representation on your behalf, we will work together to analyze your issues, possible solutions, and the chance of success of each course of action available. We will then work as partners to devise the best strategy to achieve your goals. Success in family law...
Joel Phillip Nichols
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Everett, WA Family Law Lawyer with 26 years experience
(425) 259-2222 3411 Colby Ave
Everett, WA 98201
Family, Business, Divorce and Estate Planning
Seattle University School of Law and University of Washington School of Law
Hello – I’m Joel Nichols and I’m a partner in the Deno Millikan Law Firm, PLLC. My practice focuses primarily on employment law, personal injury,family law, andcriminal defense. I also enjoy advising small businesses on a variety of transactional and employment-related matters. Although born in Massachusetts, I was raised by a single mother in Shoreline, Washington after my father was killed in action in Vietnam in 1970. I grew up enjoying music, drama and sports. I didn’t think about becoming a lawyer until my freshman year in college when I had to fight the Social Security Administration to receive...
Kari Petrasek
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Mukilteo, WA Family Law Attorney with 17 years experience
(425) 361-7699 11700 Mukilteo Speedway, Suite 201-1006
Mukilteo, WA 98275
Family, Divorce, Estate Planning and Juvenile
Seattle University School of Law
I am currently a solo attorney in Mukilteo, Washington and have significant experience in the area of juvenile law, handling mostly dependency and termination matters and also juvenile offender cases. I am also a dedicated advocate for children, having served more than 13 years as a Guardian ad Litem for dependent children. In addition, I have served as a judge and commissioner pro tempore at Snohomish County Juvenile Court, the family law and guardianship/probate courtrooms, and for mental health hearings for the past ten years. As an experienced litigator, I also handle guardianship, elder law, estate planning, and family law...
Elizabeth Alden Michelson
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Everett, WA Family Law Attorney with 39 years experience
(425) 276-6878 2825 Colby Avenue
Suite 306
Everett, WA 98201
Family and Divorce
University of Colorado Law School
Susan Millican O'Brian
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Redmond, WA Family Law Lawyer with 33 years experience
(425) 869-8067 7525 166th Ave. NE, Suite D230
Redmond, WA 98052
Family and Divorce
Seattle University School of Law
Ben Hoekstra
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Monroe, WA Family Law Lawyer
(425) 327-5903 16322 224th St SE
Monroe, WA 98272
Family, Criminal and DUI
Thomas Jefferson School of Law
Stephanie Petersen
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Everett, WA Family Law Lawyer with 24 years experience
(425) 259-2222 3411 Colby Ave
Everett, WA 98201
Family, Business, Employment and Personal Injury
Willamette University College of Law
I am a partner at Deno Millikan Law Firm, PLLC. I’m a trial lawyer, and I use my legal skills to help my clients in a broad variety of cases. I’ve been honored by the Willamette University College of Law in Salem, Oregon by serving as Note and Comment Editor of the Willamette Law Review. I’ve been identified as a Washington State “Super Lawyer” by Washington Law and Politics Magazine in 2003. I’ve been active in the Snohomish County Bar Association, and in 2010 served as Trustee, being elected as Vice President in 2011, and the Snohomish County Bar...
Ms. Susan S. Kennedy
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Bellevue, WA Family Law Lawyer with 11 years experience
(425) 598-0470 10655 NE 4th Street, Ste 208
Bellevue, WA 98004
Family, Arbitration & Mediation, Divorce and Domestic Violence
Seattle University School of Law
Susan has worked as a family law attorney for over a decade handling all areas of divorce and custody cases. Additionally, she has spent many years as a Guardian ad Litem in Washington. This role required hard work and dedication. During that time, she was called as an expert in several trials. She was subject to cross-examination and highly regarded by judges. As a result, she can process complex situations quickly.

In addition to her experience, Susan takes a realistic approach with her clients. She will provide you with information to make good decisions...
James A. Pautler Esq.
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Everett, WA Family Law Attorney with 14 years experience
(425) 312-6094 3411 Colby Ave
Everett, WA 98201
Family, Criminal, Divorce and Estate Planning
Seattle University School of Law
Steven Scott Burkhalter
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Everett, WA Family Law Lawyer with 20 years experience
(425) 303-3110 2707 Colby Avenue, Suite 1001
Everett, WA 98201
Free ConsultationFamily and Divorce
Chapman University Fowler School of Law
I have represented clients ranging from major companies and banks to the individual struggling through the dissolution of his or her marriage or the individual negotiating a land use issue with the city. I devote much of my time to trial practice, while at the same time, I look for a cost effective approach to settle a matter in the client's best interests.
Jahnis John Abelite
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Arlington, WA Family Law Lawyer with 38 years experience
(866) 700-3886 16710 Smokey Point Blvd, Suite 200
Arlington, WA 98223
Family, Criminal, DUI and Traffic Tickets
Seattle University School of Law
Richard Tyler Cole
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Ellensburg, WA Family Law Attorney with 46 years experience
(509) 925-1900 PO Box 638
1206 North Dolarway Rd., Suite 108
Ellensburg, WA 98926
Family, Business, Divorce and Real Estate
Richard T. Cole

Practicing attorney in the State of Washington since 1974, Mr. Cole has tried hundreds of cases to all levels of courts that exist in our state. He was a District Court Judge for seven years and is admitted to practice before the Western and Eastern Districts and U.S. District Courts, the Ninth Circuit of Appeals, and the United States Supreme Court.

Family Law - Divorce - Parenting/Custody | Real Estate Transactions and Litigation | Business Planning and Formation | General Civil and Commercial Litigation | Personal Injury
Brian Edwards
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Everett, WA Family Law Lawyer
(425) 276-6878 2825 Colby Ave, Suite 306
Everett, WA 98201
Family and Divorce
Seattle University School of Law
Brian Edwards started his career in clinical psychology, where he often served as a court-appointed counselor for mentally ill patients. With his listening and conflict resolution skills, honed through his years as a therapist, and because he’s driven by a desire to help people who are going through difficult transitions, he chose to become a family law attorney. He has significant trial experience and is particularly knowledgeable in non-parental custody matters. He feels most gratified when he can improve the welfare of children.

Kathryn R. Martin
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Maple Valley, WA Family Law Lawyer with 26 years experience
(425) 259-4073 PO Box 312
Maple Valley, WA 98038
Family and Divorce
University of Puget Sound
I have over 20 years experience handling legal issues impacting families. This span of years has enabled me to relate to my clients' points of view from the personal perspective of being a single, married, divorced, a single parent and as a blended family. I started out as an associate member of a two-attorney firm in Everett, WA after receiving my Juris Doctorate from the University of Puget Sound School of Law (Seattle University Law School) and I opened my own solo practice over 15 years ago. I have had the unique experience of being admitted to the Bar...
Brian Duce
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Marysville, WA Family Law Attorney with 24 years experience
(360) 659-9210 1701 Grove St
Marysville, WA 98270
Free ConsultationFamily, DUI, Divorce and Domestic Violence
Seattle University School of Law
Brian is a DUI and Family Law Attorney, who also does Criminal defense, he takes pride in bringing you experienced, ethical and tough legal representation. Serving his clients for over 19 years, and with thousands of court room hours to back him up, Mr. Duce knows how to handle the diversities of each case. He is an advocate for his clients and will fight for your best interests. His knowledge and understanding of the law will enable you to make informed legal decisions. Mr. Duce is a member of the Washington State Bar Association, Snohomish County Bar Association,...
Victoria Richards
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Everett, WA Family Law Attorney with 5 years experience
(425) 258-6860 2707 Colby Ave, Suite 1204
Everett, WA 98201
Family, Divorce and Domestic Violence
Seattle University
Teresita Varela
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Yakima, WA Family Law Lawyer with 6 years experience
(509) 380-9102 6 South 2nd Street
Suite #905
Yakima, WA 98901
Family, Criminal, Divorce and Domestic Violence
Gonzaga University School of Law
Andrew Kim
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Bellevue, WA Family Law Attorney with 27 years experience
(425) 289-1990 11900 NE 1st Street
Suite 300
Bellevue, WA 98005
Free ConsultationFamily and Divorce
University of Minnesota Law School
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Dealing with family law issues?

Family law generally concerns domestic relations and family-related matters such as marriage, civil unions, domestic partnerships, adoptions, paternity, guardianships, domestic abuse, surrogacy, child custody, child abduction, the dissolution of marriage and associated issues. Each state has its own set of family laws, and traveling across state borders can sometimes affect your rights and those of your family.

Contrary to popular belief, seeking the advice of a family law attorney does not necessarily mean that something is amiss in your family. A family law attorney can help negotiate prenuptial/premarital agreements for clients in anticipation of marriage or advise same-sex couples on relevant legal issues affecting their relationship. They also can help with adoption proceedings and other procedures involving children.

Family law attorneys often do represent clients seeking a divorce, annulment or legal separation, and the complicated issues that can arise as a result. Although domestic abuse is a criminal offense, some family law attorneys are skilled at handling these situations, as they are often entangled with other family law issues.

Some jurisdictions certify lawyers as family law specialists, which means these attorneys have met the certifying body's minimum requirements for education, experience, and examination.


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