Yale Lewis III

Yale Lewis III

Divorce / Separation Lawyer

Seattle, WA

AVVO

RATING

10.0

Call

No Misconduct

Languages

English

Answers and Advice

302 questions answered.

About Me

I strive to give each client the individual attention and care they need.  However, I don't mince words and I don't try to sugarcoat the message.  I evaluate the case and estimate the odds. 

Practice Areas

Payments & Fees

Payment Types

Cash, Check

Fees

Free Consultation (30 minutes), Hourly ($275/hour), Retainer (Always)

Client Reviews

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Outstanding representation

Posted by: John about 2 months ago.

I searched quite a long time for the right attorney to represent me in my divorce. I definitely made the right decision by going with Yale. It's...

Thumbs up!

Posted by: a Family client 5 months ago.

Yale helped me resolve a child support dispute in my favor even though I live in another state. He kept me informed throughout the process. I...
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Endorsements

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Joseph Stewart Bowman
Joseph Bowman

Winston-Salem, NC

12 months ago

Relationship: Other

I endorse this lawyer.
Christian K. Lassen II
Christian Lassen

Philadelphia, PA

Over 1 year ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Top-notch attorney. Highly respected in the legal community.
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Résumé

License

2003 License Status: Active for the state of Washington.
Last updated by Avvo: 08/03/2014
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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2002 – 2003

Swinomish Indian Tribal Community

Education

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2002 JD - Juris Doctor in Law

University of Washington School of Law, Seattle, WA

Awards

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2013 Rising Star

Super Lawyers

Associations

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2003- present Member, family law section & solo small firm practice section

Washington State Bar Association


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Portfolio

Publications

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2013 The Shifting Sands of American Indian Policy

Thomson Reuters / Aspatore

2002 Treaty Fishing Rights: A Habitat Right as Part of the Trinity of Rights Implied by the Fishing Clause of the Stevens Treaties

American Indian Law Review

Speaking Engagements

Showing 2 of 4 occasions

2011 Indian Child Welfare Act

at Teach-in, Hearing Room U.S. Senate Com. on Indian Affairs

2010 Jurisdiction in Indian Law

at Jurisdiction in Indian Law/Introduction to Adoption Law: Breakfast Seminar/CLE

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