Carolyn Annette Elsey

Carolyn Annette Elsey

Family Law Attorney
Bonney Lake, WA

AVVO

RATING

8.6

This lawyer has been disciplined by a state licensing authority.

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709 questions answered.

About Me

I am committed to providing quality, cost-effective representation. Whether you have an amicable divorce or you are facing trial, I am ready to help. I have specific experience dealing with child protective services and the mental health system.

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Payment Types

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Client Reviews

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lawyer that cares

Posted by: jean 4 months ago.

I hired Carolyn to gain custody of my grand daughters. She immediately went to work for me and made it happen. She has recently began to help me with...

Carolyn Fights for YOU!

Posted by: Kristi 10 months ago.

I initially worked with Carolyn Elsey when I was a Designated Mental Health Professional for Pierce County (2005-2009). Despite our being on "...
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Endorsements

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Jacqueline McMahon
Jacqueline McMahon

Orting, WA

Over 1 year ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse this lawyer. I have had the pleasure of working with Carolyn as a mediator and also as an attorney opposite me on a case. I am very...
Jonathan A Baner
Jonathan Baner

Tacoma, WA

Almost 2 years ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse this lawyer. Ms. Elsey's professionalism and sincerity demonstrates what all lawyers should strive for. Her presence makes our State Bar...
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Résumé

License

1994 License Status: Active for the state of Washington.
Last updated by Avvo: 12/04/2014

1 Citation found

In 2002 this lawyer was disciplined for professional misconduct by the state of Washington.

Citation type: Reprimand

This means the attorney did something wrong, but the Bar did not suspend the lawyer. Typically in this case the lawyer's poor behavior is exposed to the public in hopes that he or she will not repeat the behavior.

Carolyn’s comment:

The event Avvo refers to actually occurred in 1996, not 2002. As a brand-new lawyer, I accidentally misfiled a document and thus gave a court inaccurate information. The person who filed the... more

Work Experience

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2012 – present

The Kraft Law Group, P.S.

Education

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1993 JD - Juris Doctor in Law Review

Seattle University School of Law

Associations

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1994- present Member

Tacoma Pierce County Bar Association


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Portfolio

Speaking Engagements

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2007 Dealing with Juvenile and Mental Health Courts

at Family Law Section

2004 Defending Child Support Contempt Actions

at Family Law Section

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