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For over thirty years I have focused my practice on family law.  Former clients can attest to my commitment to them, my  understanding  of  and attention to their needs,  my knowledge of the law,  my judgment , and my success driven and practical approach to their unique circumstances.  i  look forward to meeting you to discuss how I can be of assistance.


Practice areas


  1. Family: 100%

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1001 4th Ave Fl 44
Seattle, WA, 98154-1119


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Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Pro Bono Publico Service CommendationWashington State Bar Association2008
Order of the CoifUniversity of WashingtonN/A
"AV" Rated Attorney (Highest Rating)Martindale-HubbellN/A
2010 Top LawyersSeattle Metropolitan MagazineN/A
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
OwnerLaw Office of Paul F. Seligmann1976 - Present
Association namePosition nameDuration
Washington State Bar AssociationN/AN/A
King County Bar AssociationN/AN/A
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Bower v. Reich, 89 Wn. App. 9Mother allowed to relocate with child
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School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Washington School of LawN/AJD - Juris Doctor1974
University of Washington School of LawBusiness AdministrationBA - Bachelor of Arts1971
The Lakeside SchoolN/AN/A1967
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
14th Winthrop Family Law ConferenceDefacto Parenting:Challenges and Considerations2010
10th Annual Winthrop Family Law ConferenceCustody Jurisdiction2004
Legally Bound: Supervised Visitation and Domestic Violence Protection Orders"The Abuse Card"2001
Parenting Issues in WashingtonDomestic Violence1986