Education University of Washington, B.A. - Society Justice, 1999 Seattle University... more
Education University of Washington, B.A. - Society Justice, 1999 Seattle University School of Law, J.D., Cum Laude, 2006 Area of Practice Family Law Admitted to Practice Washington State Courts Professional Memberships Washington State Bar Association, Member Tacoma Pierce County Bar Association, Member King County Bar Association, Member American Bar A... view profile
Matts principal practice areas are family law and estate planning. He began... more
Matts principal practice areas are family law and estate planning. He began practicing family law while interning with a firm that focused on that area. After graduating law school and passing the state bar exam he opened up his own practice working predominantly with family law clients. Matts approach to his practice is to focus on what is in the best interest of his clients. He spends ... view profile
My practice focuses primarily on family law, including divorce/dissolution, legal... more
My practice focuses primarily on family law, including divorce/dissolution, legal separation, domestic partnership dissolutions, parenting plan and child support modifications, adoption, child custody, and LGBT-specific legal issues. I approach my practice with an understanding of both the legal issues and the emotional toll involved in complex family law matters. I understand that each case is... view profile
A divorce lawyer helps you if you no longer want to be married. Whether you want a legal separation or the marriage ended, divorce lawyers assist you to arrange financial and family matters, typically in a negotiation with your spouse's lawyer. Alimony, child custody, child support, and a fair division of community assets (like who keeps the house or how your checking and savings accounts are divided) are matters that a divorce lawyer is trained to help determine.