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Practicing since 2001, Kathryn is admitted to both the Washington and California State Bars.  She is also entilted to practice before the United States District Court for the Southern and Central Districts of California. 


During law school, Kathryn was a judicial extern to Federal District Judge Thomas J. Whelan, served on the "San Diego Law Review," was a contributing editor to the "Journal of Contemporary Legal Issues," and a member of USD's National Moot Court Tax Team. Kathryn went on to clerk for the Honorable Louisa S. Porter in the United States District Court in San Diego, California.


After completing her clerkship, Kathryn practiced complex commercial litigation for several years before joining The Walt Disney Company as Counsel, Legal Affairs, and served on the Board of Directors for International Microcomputer Software, Inc.


Kathryn earned her Bachelor of Science degree, in Neuroscience, from the University of California at Los Angeles and her law degree from the University of San Diego School of Law.


Kathryn is passionate about her volunteer work as a Court Appointed Special Advocate for dependent children in King County, WA.

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Practice areas

Licensed

  1. Divorce: 50%
    3 years
  2. Child Custody: 23%
    3 years
  3. Child Support: 22%
    3 years
  4. Adoption: 5%
    3 years

Payment

Fees:

Retainer (always)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

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Contact info

Law Offices Of Molly B. Kenny

9 Lake Bellevue Dr. #204
Bellevue, WA, 98005

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
WAActive201501/10/2016
CAActive200111/19/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
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Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Merit ScholarshipUniversity of San Diego School of Law1998
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
AttorneyLaw Offices of Molly B. Kenny2016 - Present
Attorney/FounderSeaside Family Law Center2011 - 2015
Director of Operations and LegalAmerican Legal Net2009 - 2011
Counsel, ABC -- Legal AffairsThe Walt Disney Company2007 - 2009
Board MemberInternational Microcomputer Software, Inc.2005 - 2007
General CounselBroadcaster, Inc.2005 - 2007
AssociateThe Watkins Firm, APC2002 - 2005
Federal Law ClerkUnited States District Court For The Southern District Of California2001 - 2002
Summer AssociateSnell & Wilmer, L.P.2000 - 2000
Judicial ExternUnited States District Court For The Southern District Of California1999 - 2001
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
Washington State Bar Association, Family Law SectionMember2016 - Present
King County Bar Association, Family Law SectionMember2016 - Present
King County Court Appointed Special AdvocateCASA/Guardian Ad Litem2015 - Present
Lawyers Club of San DiegoMember2013 - 2015
State Bar of California, Family Law SectionMember2012 - 2015
San Diego County Bar, Lawyer Referral and Information ServiceMember2012 - 2014
American Inn of CourtBarrister2012 - 2014
San Diego County Bar Association, Family Law SectionMember2012 - 2015
North County Bar AssociationMember -- Family Law Section2012 - 2015
United States District Court for the Central District of CaliforniaAdmitted to Practice2002 - Present
United States District Court for the Southern District of CaliforniaAdmitted to Practice2001 - Present
Journal of Contemporary Legal IssuesContributing Editor2000 - 2001
San Diego Law ReviewMember2000 - 2001
Publications
Publication nameTitleDate
Journal of Contemporary Legal IssuesLanham Act Imperialism: A Case Note2001
Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of San Diego School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2001
University of California - Los AngelesNeuroscienceBS - Bachelor of Science1998
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
People's Law SchoolFamily Law 1012014
People's Law SchoolFamily Law 1012013