Virginia Ann Leen
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Virginia Ann Leen

Mediation Attorney
Kirkland, WA

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RATING

10.0

No Misconduct

Answers and Advice

5 questions answered.

About Me

In nearly eighteen years of practicing family law, in both California and Washington, it has become clear that there should not be winners or losers in divorce cases.  Rather, the goal is that both parties reach a mutually satisfactory result, with minimum cost and emotional trauma, particularly to any children involved.  I have devoted my practice to helping families reach amicable, out-of-court...

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Practice Areas

Payments & Fees

Payment Types

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Fees

Fixed (Sometimes), Hourly ($325/hour), Retainer (Always)

Client Reviews

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Amazing Attorney!

Posted by: Steve almost 2 years ago.

I've been working and using Virginia's services for the past year with a complicated child custody case. During the past year I can only give...

Very knowledgeable

Posted by: a Family client almost 3 years ago.

Virginia practices collaborate divorce approach (after going through contested case I highly recommend you some kind of mediation approach which...
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Endorsements

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Deborah Lynn Gordon
Deborah Gordon

Auburn, WA

About 1 year ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse this lawyer.
Karin Quirk
Karin Quirk

Kirkland, WA

About 3 years ago

Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

I endorse this lawyer. Virginia is completely professional and a very competent attorney. I have worked with her on a number of cases and have...
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Résumé

License

1996 License Status: Active for the state of California.
Last updated by Avvo: 02/26/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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2011 – present

Eastide Legal Assistance Program (ELAP)

Education

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1996 JD - Juris Doctor in Law

Loyola Law School, Loyola Marymount University

Awards

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2015 AV Preeminent Rated

Martindale-Hubbell

Associations

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2014- present Approved Guardian Ad Litem

King County Superior Court


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Portfolio

Publications

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2012 Eastside Legal Assistance Program Family Law Clinic Resource

Eastside Legal Assistance Program

2010 Due Process Requires Ex Parte Notice, Even in Family Law Matters

Washington State Bar Association, Bar Journal

Speaking Engagements

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2015 What's Going On With Spousal Maintenance?

at Family Law Practice Group

2010 Trasitioning Your Practice from Litigation to Collaborative Law

at KCBA, Collaborative Law Section

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