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Lara Margaret Dethlefs

Practice areas


  1. Divorce & Separation: 70%
    17 years
  2. Family: 30%
    17 years


Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

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  • Kokie Elizabeth Adams

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    Kokie Adams Estate Planning Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Jody Kristen Reich

    I have known Lara for more than 12 years, and trust her judgment implicitly. As her business partner, I know she is dedicated, decisive, and works harder on her clients' cases than even they expect. And she gets results because of it.


    Jody Reich Personal Injury Attorney
    Relationship: Other

Contact info

Dethlefs Sparwasser Reich Dickerson & Key, PLLC

100 Second Ave. South, Suite 190
Edmonds, WA, 98020-3192


NVAdministrative - Not authorized to practice199904/15/2009
CONot authorized to practice-Administrative199710/31/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
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Award nameGrantorDate granted
Rising StarLaw & Politics Magazine2008
Rising StarLaw & Politics Magazine2007
Rising StarLaw & Politics Magazine2006
Rising StarLaw & Politics Magazine2005
Rising StarLaw & Politics Magazine2004
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PartnerDethlefs Sparwasser Reich Dickerson & Key, PLLC2004 - Present
AssociateBetts Patterson Mines2002 - 2004
AssociateClarke Bovingdon Cole Mills & Lether PC2000 - 2002
AssociateMarvel & Kump, LTD1999 - 2000
ClerkPierce County Superior Court, Honorable Frederick B. Hayes (Ret.)1998 - 1999
Association namePosition nameDuration
Snohomish County Bar AssociationMember2004 - Present
Washington Defense Trial LawyersMember2001 - 2004
United States District Court for the Western District of WashingtonN/A2001 - Present
Washington State Bar AssociationMember2000 - Present
King County Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Publication nameTitleDate
Defense News, Washington Defense Trial Lawyers“A Few Things Civil Trial Lawyers Need to Know About the Fifth Amendment,”2003
International Association of Defense Counsel (IADC) Newsletter"Survey Evidence of Likelihood of Confusion in Trademark Cases: How Much Confusion Is Enough?"2002
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Willamette University College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1997
Oregon State UniversityPolitical ScienceBachelor of Science1994