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  1. Probate litigation: 34%
  2. Trusts: 33%
  3. Guardianship: 33%

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Thompson & Howle

701 Pike Street
Suite 1400
Seattle, WA, 98101


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Award nameGrantorDate granted
Wasserstein Public Interest FellowshipHarvard Law School2003
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
AssociateThompson & Howle2005 - Present
Managing AttorneyNorthwest Justice Project1998 - 2005
AssociateThompson & Howle1995 - 1998
Attorney and Managing AttorneyEvergreen Legal Services1986 - 1995
Association namePosition nameDuration
Washington State Bar Associationmember1986 - Present
King County Bar AssociationmemberN/A
King County Bar Association, Real Property, Probate and Trust SectionmemberN/A
King County Bar Association, Guardianship and Elder Law SectionmemberN/A
United States Court of Appeals For the Ninth Circuitadmitted to practiceN/A
United States District Court for the Western District of Washingtonadmitted to practiceN/A
United States District Court for the Eastern District of Washingtonadmitted to practiceN/A
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Harvard University Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor1986
Smith CollegeGovernment and EconomicsBA - Bachelor of Arts1983
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Probate, Trust and TEDRA Litigation CLERecovering Assets from and Executing Judgments Against Former Fiduciaries2009
The Guardianship InstituteMaking the Record in a Guardianship Action2007
Alzheimer's and Other Forms of Dementia -- How to Protect your ClientTools to Use Against Third Parties -- the Vulnerable Adult Protection Act and the Power of Attorney Act2006
Basic Washington Estate Planning SkillsMedicaid Rules2004