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Languages spoken: Russian

Practice areas


  1. Probate: 50%
    1 year
  2. Trusts: 20%
    1 year
  3. Estate Planning: 10%
    1 year
  4. Wills: 10%
    1 year
  5. Other: 10%
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Hourly ($400/hour)

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Contact info

Lyons | Sullivan

10655 NE 4th Street, Suite 704
Bellevue, WA, 98004


We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
AttorneyLyons | Sullivan2006 - Present
AttorneyLaw Office of John J. Sullivan1998 - 2006
VP & Tax CounselBank of America1992 - 1998
Associate AttorneyHillis Clark Martin & Peterson1990 - 1992
Associate AttorneyStoel Rives1984 - 1990
Association namePosition nameDuration
Washington State Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Association of Washington BusinessesMember, Tax & Fiscal Policy Committee1995 - 1998
Washington Bankers AssociationChairman, Tax Committee1993 - 1999
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Parker School of Foreign & Comparative LawConcentration in Foreign and Comparative LawCertificate1984
Columbia University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1984
University of Maryland, College ParkSoviet Area StudiesBA - Bachelor of Arts (Magna Cum Laude)1980
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Estate & Succession Planning for the Closely-Held BusinessSuccession Planning for the Closely-Held Business2009