My firm's mission is "Defining Success Together." As a thirty-five year business... more
My firm's mission is "Defining Success Together." As a thirty-five year business transactions lawyer, my entire goal is to help my clients achieve successful results in the following areas: --acquisitions and sales of businesses --negotiating commercial transactions --raising equity capital through compliance with state and federal securities laws --resolving internal cor... view profile
As a successful business owner prior to becoming an attorney, I understand what it... more
As a successful business owner prior to becoming an attorney, I understand what it takes to start and succeed at business. I handle probate matters as well as estate planning. Understanding how these documents are actually used makes my documents function as the client intends. Cordial Divorce,tm, is a respectful process that saves clients tens of thousands of dollars, and so much emotional s... view profile
I moved to the northwest with my family in 2006 after practicing for 16 years in New... more
I moved to the northwest with my family in 2006 after practicing for 16 years in New York City. When not practicing law, I practice piano and the mandolin, sing with the Bainbridge Chorale, write poetry and enjoy time with my husband (a professional pianist) and 11 year old daughter.
I grew up in the Pacific Northwest and after attending law school at the University... more
I grew up in the Pacific Northwest and after attending law school at the University of Notre Dame, I practiced in a large law firm in Chicago where I practiced in the commercial litigation and intellectual property sections. During my time in Chicago, Iwas exposed to many different styles of attorneys. What impressed me the most were those attorneys who not only knew the law very well, but also... view profile
A corporation is a formal way to organize your business to gain rights and privileges, and to limit your personal liability. There may be tax and financial advantages to incorporation, but it can also increase your business licensing fees and decrease the amount of personal control you have in running your business. There are many legal consequences to incorporation, so it's a good idea to consult an attorney specializing in corporate law. A corporate attorney also represents shareholders unhappy with the actions of a corporation.