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From 1995 until 2002, Lenny served as an Assistant Public Defender for the Broward County (Florida) Public Defenders Office representing clients in criminal cases. Lenny has served as lead counsel representing both juveniles and adults charged with felonies and misdemeanors and has participated in more than 100 judge and jury trials. Lenny has served as a Guardian ad Litem and Juvenile Mediator, ensuring that the rights of children in dependency and criminal matters were protected. Lenny also serves as a Judge Pro-Tempore in Thurston County District Court and presides over civil and criminal matters.


Lenny is currently the Secretary of the Thurston County Bar Association Board of Directors and is a member of the Ukrainian American Bar Association, and the Family Law Section of the Washington State Bar Association. Lenny has been named a "Rising Star" lawyer by Washington Law & Politics in 2005 and 2006 and has received recognition from the Washington Satate Bar Association for his pro-bono work in the community every year since 2007.


Languages spoken: Ukrainian

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Practice areas


  1. Divorce: 75%
  2. Criminal Defense: 25%


Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

10 total 

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  • Jerry M Gray

    Lenny has a great reputation in the legal community and is an experienced attorney. I endorse this lawyer.


    Jerry Gray Personal injury Attorney
    Relationship: Co-worker

  • Adrian Martinez Madrone

    I worked with Lenny on a matter in Olympia. Because I do not practice regularly in Thurston County, Lenny was extremely helpful. He has great working knowledge of the judges and the local legal system. His insight was invaluable in helping me present my case. I highly recommend him.


    Adrian Madrone Criminal defense Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact info

The Law Offices of Connolly, Tacon & Meserve

201 5th Avenue S West Suite 301
Olympia, WA, 98501


DCActive 200107/06/2016
FLMember in Good Standing199506/19/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Award nameGrantorDate granted
Pro Bono Service AwardWashington State Bar Association2009
Rising StarWashington Law & Politics Magazine2008
Pro Bono Service AwardWashington State Bar Association2008
Pro Bono Service AwardWashington State Bar Association2007
Rising StarWashington Law & Politics Magazine2007
Rising StarWashington State Bar Association2006
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
AttorneyConnolly, Tacon & Meserve2002 - Present
Assistant Public DefenderBroward County Public Defender1995 - 2002
Association namePosition nameDuration
Thurston County Bar AssociationMember, Board of Directors2008 - Present
Thurston County ChamberMember2003 - Present
Thurston County Bar AssociationMember2002 - Present
Washington State Bar AssociationMember2002 - Present
District of Columbia BarMember2001 - Present
Ukrainian American Bar AssociationMember1995 - Present
Florida BarMember1995 - Present
Broward County Association of Criminal Defense LawyersMember1995 - 2001
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Nova Southeastern University - Shepard Broad Law CenterLawJD - Juris Doctor1995
University of DelawareN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1990