After a career as a therapist, I decided that I could be more effective at helping... more
After a career as a therapist, I decided that I could be more effective at helping people overcome the difficulties in their lives as a lawyer. I now enjoy working to help families and children through the difficult transitions that are associated with divorce.
I graduated from the University of Wisconsin in Madison, Wisconsin, in 1984, where I... more
I graduated from the University of Wisconsin in Madison, Wisconsin, in 1984, where I was the the Editor in Chief of the International Law Review. After practicing general civil litigation, particularly plaintiff's personal injury work and family law, I moved to Seattle in 1987. I worked as an associate attorney at Williams Kastner Gibbs for two years, doing defense work in product liability ca... view profile
Family law includes laws of marriage, civil unions, same-sex relationships, domestic partnerships, divorce, separation, property settlements, alimony, spousal abuse, adoption, child abuse, child support, child custody and kidnapping. If you need help with a family-related legal issue, a family law attorney can advise in family disputes as well as represent you in lawsuits.