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Garvey Schubert Barer

1191 Second Ave, 18th Floor
Seattle, WA, 98101

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  1. Estate Planning: 70%
    13 years
  2. Probate: 20%
    13 years
  3. Tax: 10%

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NYCurrently registered 200303/07/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
OwnerGarvey Schubert Barer2015 - Present
PartnerGraham & Dunn, PC2010 - 2016
AssociateDavidson, Dawson & Clark LLP2002 - 2008
Association namePosition nameDuration
Rachel Carson Elementary PTSABoard Member2014 - Present
Uniform Law Commission Drafting Committee on Access to Digital AssetsObserver2013 - Present
Washington State Bar Association RPPT Legislative CommitteeN/A2013 - Present
Seattle Estate Planning CouncilN/AN/A
ABA Do-It-Yourself Estate Planning Task Force MemberN/AN/A
ABA Committee on the Economics of the PracticeVice ChairN/A
New York State Bar AssociationN/AN/A
King County Bar AssociationN/AN/A
Washington State Bar AssociationN/AN/A
American Bar AssociationN/AN/A
Publication nameTitleDate
NW LawyerDigital Assets and Estate Planning2014
Estate Planning magazinePlanning for Digital Assets2013
Estate Planning magazineFrom Zoom to Doom? Risks of Do-It-Yourself Estate Planning2011
New York Law School Journal of Human RightsThe Innocence Protection Act: Why Federal Measures Requiring Post-DNA Testing and Preservation of Evidence are Needed in Order to Reduce the Risk of Wrongful Executions2002
New York Law School Journal of Human RightsAustralia's Cold Shoulder to the United Nations Monitoring Groups: A Dangerous Precedent Set for Human Rights Violators2001
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
New York Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor2002
Washington State UniversityEnglishBA - Bachelor of Arts1993
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Spokane Estate Planning Council Quarterly Dinner MeetingEstate Planning Considerations for Digital Assets2014
Professional Advisor Continuing Legal EducationSafeguarding Digital Assets Through Estate Planning2014
NALS Annual MeetingWhat Happens to Your Digital Footprint if You Die or Become Incapacitated?2014
Entrepreneurs' Organization Learning at LunchEstate Planning for Business Owners2014
Women, Wisdom & Wealth; the Private Client Rerserve at U.S. BankPreserving Your Virtual Assets2013
Washington State Bar Association, Real Property, Probate and Trust Midyear Meeting and SeminarEstate Planning Considerations for Digital Assets2013
ABA Tax & Real Property, Probate & Trust Fall Meeting for Estate and Gift Taxes, Fid Inc Tax and Inc & Transfer Tax PlanningEstate Planning Considerations for Digital Assets2013
Washington Women in TaxRise of the Internet: Planning for Digital Assets2012
e-CLERise of the Internet: Planning for Virtual Assets2012
BNY Mellon Wealth Management Women's EventPlanning for Virtual Assets2012
ABA Leadership Spring SymposiaDon't Try This at Home: Doom of Do-It-Yourself Estate Planning2012
ABA Leadership Spring SymposiaRise of the Internet: Planning for Virtual Assets2012