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Karen L Webber

Karen L Webber

Practice areas:

Guardianship, Probate, Trusts, Estate Planning, Elder Law, Medicaid & Medicare

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2003

  1. Guardianship: 24%
  2. Estate Planning: 19%
  3. Trusts: 19%
  4. Probate: 19%
  5. Other: 19%
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Attorney Endorsements

4 total 

  • Fiona Jane Van Dyck

    I endorse this lawyer. I am always happy to refer any client who has estate planning or elder law needs in Washington to Karen as I know that will always be taken care of from both a legal and personal stand.

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    Fiona Van Dyck Estate Planning Attorney
    Relationship: Other

  • Terri Hilliard Olson

    I endorse this lawyer, Karen Webber and her Partner Margaret Phelan as the cutting edge attorneys and planners in Elder Care and Special Needs law. They are the "go to" attorneys in their area and highly regarded nationally by their peers. I highly recommend and endorse them..

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    Terri Hilliard Olson Estate Planning Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Phelan Webber & Associates P.S.

502 E. McLoughlin Blvd
Vancouver, WA, 98663

Resume

License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
WAActive200407/06/2015
ORActive200308/16/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers

Awards

Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Certified Elder Law AttorneyNational Elder Law Foundation2015
Pro Bono Publico Service CommendationWashington State Bar Association2012
Pro Bono Publico Service CommendationWashington State Bar Association2010
Pro Bono Publico Service CommendationWashington State Bar Association2009
Federal Law Tax CertificateLewis & Clark Law School2003
Honors Brief, First Year Appellate ArgumentsLewis & Clark Law School2001

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerPhelan Webber & Associates P.S.2013 - Present
Associate AttorneyMargaret Madison Phelan P.S.2003 - 2013
Law ClerkMargaret Madison Phelan P.S.2002 - 2003
Volunteer BookkeeperOregon Literacy, Inc.2002 - 2003
Financial OfficerUs Trust Company1996 - 2000

Associations

Association NamePosition NameDuration
National Academy of Elder Law AttorneysMember2015 - Present
Pink Lemonade ProjectThriver Friend and Mentor2012 - Present
American Inns of CourtMember & Current Program Chair2004 - Present
PEO InternationalMember & Current Treasurer1995 - Present
Clark County Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Washington State Bar AssociationMemberN/A
American Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Washington Women LawyersMemberN/A
Oregon State BarMemberN/A

Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Lewis & Clark Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor2003
Illinois Wesleyan UniversityBusiness AdministrationBA - Bachelor of Arts1996

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Settlement Guardian ad Litem TrainingSpecial Needs Trusts2013
2012 Title 11 Guardianship Guardian ad Litem TrainingDetermination of Functional Capacity in Accordance with Guardianship Statutes2012
WSU Gerontology ClassTop Ten Questions of Clark County Seniors2009
WSU Death and Dying ClassEssential Estate Planning and End of Life Documents2009
WSU Death and Dying ClassEssential Estate Planning and End of Life Documents2007
WSU Death and Dying ClassEssential Estate Planning Documents2005