Barry Marc Meyers
Estate planning Attorney at Bellingham, WA
Licensed for 39 years
Barry M. Meyers is Certified as an Emeritus Elder Law Attorney by the National Elder Law Foundation*. He was a Certified Elder Law Attorney from 2003 to 2020. The National Elder Law Foundation is the only organization approved by the American Bar Association to offer certification in the area of elder law. Mr. Meyers practiced law since 1983 and elder law since 1992. In 2006, he expanded his practice to provide families with the services of in-house Geriatric Care Managers. He received his undergraduate education at the University of Southern California, a Masters degree from the University of California, Davis, and his law degree from Whittier College School of Law. Mr. Meyers is the Past-President of the Washington Chapter of the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys (NAELA). He received the Washington Chapter of NAELA Outstanding Member Award in 2002. He served as a Trustee of the Elder Law Section of the Washington Bar Association and as Legislative Co-Chair. Mr. Meyers is Chair of the nonprofit group Dementia Support Northwest (Alzheimer Society of Washington), a Board member of the Bellingham Symphony Orchestra, and, a past Board Member/Trustee of the Bellingham Festival of Music, Visiting Nurse Home Care, Elder Service Providers, Bellingham Technical College Foundation and the Evergreen Aids Foundation. Mr. Meyers has consistently been named a Washington SuperLawyer (top 5% of Washington lawyers) by Washington Law and Politics Magazine since 2007. He also has the highest rating (superb) by Avvo.com. He retired from the active practice of law in December, 2020.
*The State Supreme Court of Washington does not recognize certification of specialists in the practice of law and that certificate, award or recognition is not a requirement to practice law in the state of Washington.
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.