I am very priviledged to continue to provide family law legal services throughout... more
I am very priviledged to continue to provide family law legal services throughout Pierce and Kitsap Counties. I welcome new cases in traditional litigation, uncontested matters, and collaborative law. I am happy to work with clients who are local or who live in other jurisdictions/states. I have been practicing family exclusively since 2010 and have been practicing law in general since 2... view profile
In the legal profession we were encouraged to fit ourselves into the same mold - an... more
In the legal profession we were encouraged to fit ourselves into the same mold - an old fashioned ideal of how the law should be. Many lawyers have a tendency to speak in "legalese", making a confusing and stressful time for their clients even more bewildering. Rather than try to fit into the starchy ideal, I founded macKenzie legal. My goal was to modernize the way the law is practiced. I ... view profile
An adoption lawyer helps to place children with parents other than their birth parents. An adoption cuts off the birth parents' rights and responsibilities, and gives them to the adoptive parents. Once an adoption is final, the adopted child receives the same legal treatment as a biological child. Adoption is often an emotional time and an adoption lawyer can help you make the right decisions for the child.