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George Frederick Velikanje

George Frederick Velikanje

Practice areas:

Estate Planning, Trusts, Wills & Living Wills

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About Me

George's leadership in the Yakima community includes having served as President of the Greater Yakima Chamber of Commerce, Director of United Way of Yakima, President of the Yakima Area Arboretum, Director of Allied Arts Council and Director of Providence Health Foundation.


Practice Areas

Licensed since 1965

  1. Estate Planning: 60%
  2. Trusts: 30%
  3. Wills & Living Wills: 10%

Attorney Endorsements

1 total

  • Theresa Petrey

    I am a George fan. His Avvo profile and general reputation in the community speaks for itself.


    Theresa Petrey Probate Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Stokes Lawrence Velikanje Moore & Shore

120 N. Naches Ave.
Yakima, WA, 98901-2757



Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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The Best Lawyers in AmericaWoodward-White, Inc.2015
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Super LawyerWashington Law & Politics Magazine2008
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Super LawyerWashington Law & Politics Magazine2006
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Super LawyerWashington Law & Politics Magazine2004
AV® RatingMartindale-HubbellN/A

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
ShareholderStokes Lawrence Velikanje Moore & Shore2007 - Present

Association NamePosition NameDuration
American College of Trust and Estate CounselPast State ChairN/A
Washington State Bar AssociationPast Chair, Real Property, Probate & Trust SectionN/A
Yakima County Estate Planning CouncilPast PresidentN/A

Publication NameTitleDate
Washington State Bar Estate Planning DeskbookProbate and Estate Planning2005

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Washington School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1965